DBA Recommends: Les Filles de Illighadad

DBA Recommends: Les Filles de Illighadad Fatou Seidi Ghali and Alamnou Akrouni are "Les Filles de Illighadad", the former a guitarist and the latter a renowned vocalist both hailing from the Sahel region of central Niger. The music veers from the personal expression of Fatou to the more traditional 'tende' which is the traditional music [...] Read More »

Video: The Room Below

Infinite Ear provide video for DBA033 We are really happy to share this brilliant video for The Room Below's track 'On The Rhodes' made by our friends at Infinite Ear. Follow the link below to find out more about the video production outfit, who are based in London. The Room Below's ep Healing Scaphoids is [...] Read More »

DBA033: The Room Below

The Room Below - Healing Scaphoids EP DBA033, 22/09/2017 Following the release of the ‘Homemade Waves’ EP in 2015, The Room Below returns to Don’t Be Afraid with his second EP for the label. The title ‘Healing Scaphoids’ reflects on the period of time he spent constructing the tracks, during which he suffered two separate broken [...] Read More »

DBA032X: Experiments (Appendix A/B)

Achim Maerz - Experiments (Appendix A/B) DBA032X, 08/09/2017 Hamburg's Achim Maerz arrives on DBA with an expansive twelve track package. Split across a 12" ep and a cassette, 'Experiments' is a collection of live, improvised house jams recorded in the summer of 2015 in the artist's home studio. The title refers to the fast and rough [...] Read More »

DBA032: Achim Maerz

Achim Maerz - Experiments EP DBA032, 08/09/2017 Hamburg's Achim Maerz arrives on DBA with an expansive twelve track package. Split across a 12" ep and a cassette, 'Experiments' is a collection of live, improvised house jams recorded in the summer of 2015 in the artist's home studio. The title refers to the fast and rough recording [...] Read More »