Music

Malian music pioneer Moussa Diakité

Malian music pioneer Moussa Diakité looks to Australia’s First Nations Peoples with new album

Infusing an amalgamation of West African music styles with blues, jazz and Cuban music, Diakité’s sunshiny guitar licks bring an ultra-cool ‘Afro-groove’ to the world of music.

Combatting discrimination and amplifying queer voices: JamarzOnMarz on Up For It

From campaigning to stop school discrimination against Afro hair textures to auditioning for the Mardi Gras stage, JamarzOnMarz is on the up.

VIDEO PREMIERE: RnB newcomer Gabby Nacua asserts herself on ‘Little Bit Shy’

A little bit shy, a lot bit stunning – meet Western Sydney’s next RnB queen, Gabby Nacua.

Independent Artist of the Week: Zombeaches

Having headlined some of the best live venues Melbourne has to offer, garage grifter’s Zombeaches unleash their debut album. Nailing the powerful frenzy of live music by capturing its vitality on vinyl with conviction.

SOUNDCHECK: 30 November – 6 December

Need a live music fix? Catch ALPHAMAMA, Genesis Owusu, Cry Club, Jannah Beth & more this week!

Soundcheck: 23 November – 29 November

Need a live music fix? Catch The Buoys, Nardean, 100, Stevan & more live this week!

Independent Artist of the Week: Ms. Thandi

Luscious R&B is Ms. Thandi’s specialty, with a sultry edge to get you feeling hot and heavy.

Feature image of South Sudanese musician, Ajak Kwai

Of Women, Cows and War – Ajak Kwai shares her experiences as a South Sudanese refugee

From speaking very little to recording albums in three languages and hosting a show on Melbourne community radio, Ajak Kwai has thrived in the face of adversity.

PREMIERE: Lil Spacely & co. hit harder than ever on ‘Bang My Line’

One of West Syd’s premiere MC’s recruits his crew for one of his biggest heaters yet.

Parramatta Lanes x The Bridge on FBi Radio

Live sets from Parramatta Lanes via your radio! Streaming from 8pm 17th-19th Nov on The Bridge.