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For this edition, we chat to Netherlands-based producer and artist Santpoort! We dive into his influences ahead of the release of his lo-fi remix of Oregon-based musician Kennebec’s ‘Monsoon’.  The rework is part of Kennebec’s ‘Departure Remixed’ EP, due to land on 9th October on Night Time Stories. Following the release of his debut album […]

MDR Selects returns: a series that invites our favourite artists, labels, record stores and more to curate a playlist of songs that hold specific meaning to them. For this edition, we’re delighted to sift through the selections of South London krautrock quartet, Monzanto Sound! Monzanto Sound combine a psychedelic aesthetic with an interest and awareness […]

MDR Selects returns: a series that invites our favourite artists, labels, record stores and more to curate a playlist of songs that hold specific meaning to them. This time, we’ve gone left-field for a workout selection from Liverpool’s freshest running crew, West Coast Runners! Created by three friends Kelvin, Michael and Tom, West Coast Runners […]

MDR Selects returns: a series that invites our favourite artists, labels, record stores and more to curate a playlist of songs that hold specific meaning to them. For this edition, we’re delighted to host Tel Aviv based singer, songwriter, and composer Zoe Polanski! We chat with her following the release of her first single ‘Pharaoh’s […]

MDR Selects returns: a series that invites our favourite artists, labels, record stores and more to curate a playlist of songs that hold specific meaning to them. To celebrate yesterday’s release of brand new track ‘Woods’ on Youngbloods, we invite Brooklyn-born rapper and producer Yoh to share his selections. Yoh’s love for hip-hop, jazz and […]

MDR Selects returns: a series that invites our favourite artists, labels, record stores and more to curate a playlist of songs that hold specific meaning to them. Ahead of the release of his latest LP SCARAB, on Black Beacon Sound, we’re delighted to share the selections of multidisciplinary artist Khalil Anthony. Khalil Anthony is one […]

MDR Selects returns: a series that invites our favourite artists, labels, record stores and more to curate a playlist of songs that hold specific meaning to them. Following an absolutely mesmerising show at Leaf, we’re ecstatic to have some selections from Fatoumata Diawara. Hailing from the Ivory Coast and Mali, Fatoumata Diawara is one of […]

MDR Selects returns: a series that invites our favourite artists, labels, record stores and more to curate a playlist of songs that hold specific meaning to them. This time, we’ve got a pandemic flavoured,  five-act-deep playlist from Rupert Clervaux, the Tara Clerkin Trio, James Marr, Joe Beedles & Rosa Methol.After their joint gig was cancelled […]

MDR Selects returns: a series that invites our favourite artists, labels, record stores and more to curate a playlist of songs that hold specific meaning to them. This time, we’ve got sounds from across the globe courtesy of genre-defying quartet Penya. Penya embody the energised sound of a cosmopolitan UK. A host of traditional folkloric rhythms, […]

MDR Selects returns: a series that invites our favourite artists, labels, record stores and more to curate a playlist of songs that hold specific meaning to them. For this edition, we’re stoked to hear from London-based twilight-dwellers Real Lies, ahead of their Liverpool show at The Shipping Forecast next week.   The electronic duo step up […]