This week’s top mixes include Mafalda’s influential selections, what Eclair Fifi listens to at home and a Soul Clap jungle special.
Mafalda’s Influential Selections. Mafalda is an influential London-based DJ, curator and crate digger who co-runs the reissue label Melodies International alongside Floating Points, DJ Love On The Run and Elliot Bernard. She also holds a residency at You’re A Melody night and worked at Cosmos Records. Her Dekmantel podcast features moving jazz, soul and afrobeat. Stream and download above.
What Eclair Fifi Listens To At Home. One of the UK’s top DJs, best known for her residencies on BBC Radio One and representing LuckyMe at Rinse FM, as well as for the reputation she built playing techno and hardcore in her native Scotland, Eclair Fifi features in the latest edition of RA‘s recordings series from East London venue Brilliant Corners. She plays a selection of jazz, prog and disco records. Stream above.
A Soul Clap Jungle Special. In this edition of the weekly Soul Clap Records show at The Lot Radio in Brooklyn, Eli of Soul Clap and Wolf + Lamb Records teams up with special guest Kellam Matthews of label and party Frendzone for an expertly mixed jungle special, with selections from Roni Size, DJ Zinc and much more. Stream above, track listing here.
Kastel at OHM Berlin. Berlin-based artist Silvia Kastel has developed a following for her cassettes and records with Blackest Ever Black and Ultramarine, the label she founded to showcase a unique blend of free jazz, industrial and musique concrète. In this recording of Kastel performing at the last Verson party at OHM in Berlin, she plays footwork, digital dancehall and jungle. Stream above.