Music Around The World is a music segment featuring various artist and music. Some of these artists are from the United States, while others are from other countries across the globe. In this episode we will be featuring: Younotus, Calcou, Declan Knapp, and The Toxic Avenger.
Younotus: Start – 0:13 and End – 3:42
Tobias Bogdon and Gregor Sahm, better known as Younotus, are a Berlin-based DJ and production duo. The two first met while studying at college; Tobias was focused on EDM production while Gregor was more interested in music production. It didn’t take long for the pair to start working together and they hit it off immediately. They’ve been making music since 2015 and got their first platinum hit, Super Girl with Alle Farben. The duo is back with their latest single Samba featuring Louse 3rd and Sam Harper; take a listen here.
Samba is out now via Guesstimate and it’s available on all streaming platforms. YouNotUs knows how to get a party started, and their fans are a big part of that. Tobias and Gregor understand that without the people in front of the stage, the music wouldn’t be successful. That’s why they named themselves YouNotUs–because it’s all about the fans. They haven’t forgotten that. For the latest on YouNotUs visit: itsyounotus.com; that’s I-T-S-Y-O-U-N-O-T-U-S
Calcou: Start – 3:44 and End – 8:43
Up next is German based composer and producer Calcou. Calcou, is a classically trained jazz pianist who creates music that blends Chill, Deep House with Electronica. Musically he is inspired by artist like Kiasmos, Bonobo, Christian Löffler. In May he released his seven track EP called Place. Take a listen to his latest track off that EP called “Far”
Far is out now via MfDR+C and its on all streaming platforms. For the latest information on Calcou visit Calcou-music.com; that’s C-a-l-c-o-u hypen m-u-s-i-c dot com
Declan Knapp: Start – 8:44 and End – 14:49
Up next is DJ and producer Declan Knapp, from London. Since he was a kid, Declan has been DJ-ing and is now considered a leading figure in the Drum & Bass scene. He’s toured extensively across Europe while producing many hits. Here is a listen to his latest track I Love Percussion, I Love Beats; featuring Kloe Hunt.
I love Percussion, I love Beats is out now via Klec Records and it’s on all streaming platforms. Whether House or Techno, Declan’s sound is always emotive with the blends of organic Afro House sounds, synthesis, and strong electronic layers. Visit Facebook.com/declanknappmusic; for the latest on Declan’s projects. That’s Facebook.com/D-E-C-L-A-N-K-N-A-P-P-M-U-S-I-C
The Toxic Avenger: Start – 14:51 and End – 20:12
Simon Delacroix, better known as the Toxic Avenger, is a DJ, producer and song writer. This French artist started his career in 2007. One of his first big hits was “Super Heroes.” After signing with Iheartcomix, he’s gone on to produce a string of club-friendly tracks that get people moving. Take a listen to his latest track: 87.6%
87.6% is out now via Enchanté Records and it’s on all streaming platforms. In addition to his latest single, he also has a five track Ep out now called Carbone Toxique. This EP is an imaginary soundtrack to the award-winning Carbone & Silicium comic book by Mathieu Bablet.
Outro: 20:13 to 20:37
The comic won the best comics prize from the French national radio station. With over 15 years in the business The Toxic Avenger is an accomplished musician, having toured with Skrillex and collaborated with Chromeo, OrelSan and Look Mum no Computer. He has also done official remixes for Magic Sword. For the latest on Toxic Avenger and his projects visit: thetoxicavenger.tv; that’s T-H-E-T-O-X-I-C-A-V-E-N-G-E-R- DOT TV
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