Nina Miranda – Freedom of Movement – OUT NOW!!

Nina Miranda – Freedom of Movement – OUT NOW!!

Nina Miranda‘s debut album is Out Now! LISTEN / BUY  •••••••••••••••••   Nina Miranda has spent most of her life living in Brazil and London; her hotly awaited, first solo album is bursting with the dissonance and freedom of that experience. Perhaps best...
Nina Miranda: Whole of London (single) out now

Nina Miranda: Whole of London (single) out now

  We’re very excited that Friday is release date for the first solo album by the incomparable Nina Miranda  (SMOKE CiTY, Shrift, ZEEP & Beyond). You can get yourself ready for the full album by checking out this lovely duet between Nina and singer...
Pop matters reviews the best of niyaz

Pop matters reviews the best of niyaz

“Niyaz makes some of the most sensual and hypnotic electronic music of this century” – PopMatters reviews the Best Of Niyaz by Niyaz. READ THE ARTICLE HERE LISTEN / BUY ALBUM...
Today is European release date for Vieux Farka Touré new album

Today is European release date for Vieux Farka Touré new album

  Today is European release date for Vieux Farka Touré‘s critically acclaimed new album, Samba. “The most impressive, mature and interesting of Vieux’s albums so far”– fRoots “Since 2009, Vieux Farka Touré has been working with Six Degrees on a run of...
Compass – Fire It Up Remixed OUT NOW!

Compass – Fire It Up Remixed OUT NOW!

  When Toy Selectah (Control Machete, Mad Decent) and Camilo Lara (Mexican Institute of Sound) joined forces to release COMPASS, a super collaborative project featuring more than 100 artists from around the world, they enlisted a dream list of collaborators to...
The Silver Lake Chorus on Pretty Little Liars

The Silver Lake Chorus on Pretty Little Liars

The Silver Lake Chorus‘s track “From The Snow Tipped Hills” (written by Bon Iver) will be featured in tonight’s episode of Pretty Little Liars. (don’t pretend- we know you watch & love...
listen to del, the new song by niyaz

listen to del, the new song by niyaz

    “Del” is the new song featured on our just released, Best Of Niyaz compilation. Azam Ali says that the track is ” a song about that intangible, fragile, ephemeral thing called LOVE.” and that “For Iranians this song will...
Hite – Light of a strange day out now!

Hite – Light of a strange day out now!

Today is release date for the striking debut from our new signing, Hite. You may know her as Julia Easterlin who released the beautiful album, Touristes with Vieux Farka Touré in 2015. Lovely and unsettling. Brightly arranged and shot through with darkness. Rooted in...
Watch Zmei3 live!

Watch Zmei3 live!

A little taste of “Rough Romanian Soul”- live style from the great Zmei3. WATCH...
Niyaz at Freight & Salvage {PHOTOS}

Niyaz at Freight & Salvage {PHOTOS}

  Still basking in the afterglow of last night’s show at Freight & Salvage in Berkeley, CA with Niyaz. Here are a few photos from the show by the talented photographer Irene Young. See more of her work:...

Vieux Farka Touré at Leeds Howard Assembly Room, Leeds on te%

Related show Artist: Vieux Farka Touré Tour: Vieux Farka Touré Date: 06/15/17 Time: 12:00am Venue: Leeds Howard Assembly Room City: Leeds Country: United Kingdom Add to Google Calendar | Download iCal Artist: Vieux Farka Touré Tour: Vieux Farka Touré Date: 06/16/17...
Coming soon: The best of niyaz

Coming soon: The best of niyaz

  We are excited to announce the 3/17 release date of the Best of Niyaz (Official Site). Compiled by Azam Ali & Loga Ramin Torkian & featuring a new track. We need this band and their wonderful music more than ever, during these divided & turbulent...
Hite shares “Light”, the first single from her upcoming album

Hite shares “Light”, the first single from her upcoming album

  You may know our latest signing Hite as Julia Easterlin from the wonderful Touristes record she did with Vieux Farka Touré in 2015. Her debut under her new artist name, Light Of A Strange Day, is coming on Six Degrees on 3/24. Follow her on Facebook and on...
Delia Derbyshire Appreciation Society Out now!

Delia Derbyshire Appreciation Society Out now!

Now available at all of your favorite music retailers: the debut, full length album from Delia Derbyshire Appreciation Society. This collaboration between analog synth fanatics, Garry Hughes & Harvey Jones is a return to the days of gorgeous, warm, ambient music,...
Piers Faccini does a live session for Paste Magazine

Piers Faccini does a live session for Paste Magazine

  Piers Faccini doesn’t come over to the States very often but we are lucky to have him here on our shores right now for a brief tour. This live session that he just did for Paste Magazine shows him in fine form, mixing musical influences from different...
Piers Faccini is in the USA as part of his World Tour

Piers Faccini is in the USA as part of his World Tour

    Piers Faccini is in the midst of an extended world tour, supporting his excellent latest album, I Dreamed An Island. Right now, we have the rare pleasure of having him here in the United States. Check out his tour dates and don’t miss him if he...
Delia Derbyshire Appreciation Society – Blue Filter OUT NOW!

Delia Derbyshire Appreciation Society – Blue Filter OUT NOW!

  Our first release of 2017 comes out today and it’s a beautiful first taste of a new ambient project from electronic producers Garry Hughes & Harvey Jones, called Delia Derbyshire Appreciation Society. (Named for the pioneering electronic producer,...
Seven Of Our Records Selected As Best Of 2016 By CMJ

Seven Of Our Records Selected As Best Of 2016 By CMJ

  Congrats to all of our artists that made CMJ‘s Year End Chart of the Most Played World Music Albums of 2016. Big shout out to our radio promotion guru, Dave Sanford of Distiller Promo. You & your staff rock Dave! Céu, Bossacucanova Official, Zomba...
Azam Ali Shares New Song And You Can Download It For Free

Azam Ali Shares New Song And You Can Download It For Free

  When one of the most beautiful voices on the planet, offers a new track for free, you best take note. New, free music from the one & only Azam Ali! This is directly from Azam: “Finally the day is here! With great joy, I share with all of you my newly...
Céu Shares New Stunning Video

Céu Shares New Stunning Video

      Hot on the heels of her two Latin Grammy wins, Céu graces us with this great new video for her track, “Varanda Suspensa”  ...
Great American Canyon In Depth Feature On Trové Magazine

Great American Canyon In Depth Feature On Trové Magazine

Lovely, in depth feature on Great American Canyon Band in Trouvé Magazine. If you’re not yet familiar with this group’s beautiful music, now is the perfect time to get caught up. Read the full feature and feast on the beautiful photos by Lindsay Hite here....
Céu just won two Latin Grammys!!

Céu just won two Latin Grammys!!

        We just got the word that Céu won the Latin Grammy for “Best Portuguese Language Contemporary Pop Album” and the “Best Engineered Album of the Year”! Congrats to her and to our friends at Urban Jungle for her recent...

Niyaz at Jemison Concert Hall, Birmingham on 04/20/17

Related show Artist: Niyaz Tour: Niyaz Date: 04/20/17 Venue: Jemison Concert Hall City: Birmingham , AL Address: University of Alabama – Birmingham Country: United States Add to Google Calendar | Download...
Breathe, Re-Group & Rise – A post election survival playlist

Breathe, Re-Group & Rise – A post election survival playlist

We have just posted a new Spotify Playlist to soothe, inspire & provoke, in the wake of the U.S. Election. Please share with anyone you think might enjoy it. In troubled times, music can be a powerful way to articulate how we are feeling and what we aspire to....
Zomba Prison Project gets featured on NPR’s Goats and Soda

Zomba Prison Project gets featured on NPR’s Goats and Soda

NPR’s blog ‘Goats and Soda’ feature the Zomba Prison Project story and interview producer Ian Brennan. “One thing a lot of them have expressed to me: It’s given them confidence that their music has been heard beyond the walls of the...
PRI feature on Zomba Prison Project

PRI feature on Zomba Prison Project

“What is it about prisons and music? There’s Johnny Cash and his gigs at San Quentin and Folsom back in the 1960s. There’s also Eddie Palmieri and his funk outfit, Harlem River Drive, performing at Sing Sing in ’71. But those are free men...
Where can I donate to or buy Zomba Prison Project?

Where can I donate to or buy Zomba Prison Project?

   The outpouring of love in the wake of 60 Minutes story about the Zomba Prison Project has been overwhelming. Thank you to everyone that has sent us messages from around the world. In answer to many of your questions: This is how you can purchase both releases by...
Piers Faccini – I Dreamed An Island Out Now

Piers Faccini – I Dreamed An Island Out Now

    Now On Sale: I Dreamed An Island, the beautiful new release from Piers Faccini. Inspired by traditions centuries old — but firmly 21st century in its blending of languages, narratives and instrumental arrangements — electric guitars converse...
We are truly saddened to announce that Issa Bagayogo died today

We are truly saddened to announce that Issa Bagayogo died today

All of us at Six Degrees Records are greatly saddened to learn that our friend and artist, Issa Bagayogo has passed away after a lengthy illness. He was a kind and gentle soul, whose music touched many people around the world & moved many a dance-floor. Directly...
Dom La Nena – Cantando EP Out Now!

Dom La Nena – Cantando EP Out Now!

Dom La Nena returns with her beautiful new Cantando EP featuring cover versions of four of Dom’s favorite songs. Listen / Buy Tracklist: 1. Scenic World by Zach Condon (Beirut) 2. Felicidade by Lupicinio Rodrigues 3. Gracias a la Vida by Violeta Parra 4. Les...
MIC premieres mini-doc on the Zomba Prison Project

MIC premieres mini-doc on the Zomba Prison Project

MIC premieres mini-doc on the Zomba Prison Project. “These songs of love and loss transcend language and border”- Thanks to Mic for premiering the new mini documentary from our just released album, I Will Not Stop Singing. Read/Watch the full story here...
Céu’s Tropix got nominated to the Latin Grammys!

Céu’s Tropix got nominated to the Latin Grammys!

  Big congratulations to Céu who just got nominated for a Latin Grammy Award in the “Best Portuguese Language Contemporary Pop Album” category for her Tropix album! The list of nominees in the same category are: Tiago Iorc – Troco Likes, Larissa...
WNYC feature “I Will Not Stop Singing”

WNYC feature “I Will Not Stop Singing”

      In 2015, Grammy-winning producer Ian Brennan visited the maximum security prison in Zomba, Malawi and recorded I Have No Everything Here, a collection of songs written with the prisoners there. Some of the prisoners, living in difficult,...
Zomba Prison Project featured on Bandcamp Weekly

Zomba Prison Project featured on Bandcamp Weekly

  The new Zomba Prison Project – I will not stop singing is featured on this week’s Bandcamp Weekly show hosted by Andrew Jervis. This show is a favorite of ours and it’s an honor to be featured on it. You can listen to the show...
Dom la Nena announces new Cantando EP

Dom la Nena announces new Cantando EP

Dom La Nena will be releasing a new EP in a couple of weeks. It will be available on Digital / CD / Vinyl. You can Pre-order  it here if you want. Release Date: 9/30/16 Tracklist: 1. Scenic World by Zach Condon (Beirut) 2. Felicidade by Lupicinio Rodrigues 3. Gracias...
Zomba Prison Project – I will not stop singing OUT NOW!!

Zomba Prison Project – I will not stop singing OUT NOW!!

  Now On Sale: I Will Not Stop Singing, the second volume of the Zomba Prison Project. Featuring performances & compositions from prisoners & guards from Malawi’s maximum-security prison. Their 2015 Grammy-Nominated debut was praised Internationally by...
Watch the 5 episodes of the making of the Compass album here

Watch the 5 episodes of the making of the Compass album here

  You can now see all 5 episodes of Red Bull Studios & Cobra Films amazing documentary about the making of Mexican Institute Of Sound & Toy Selectah‘s ambitious Compass project. Recorded in 9 different Cities across the globe, with over 90...
All Music reviews the latest Compass record

All Music reviews the latest Compass record

  “It’s a testament to both Mexican Institute Of Sound & Toy Selectah that Compass is every bit as fun as it sounds on paper. What’s most impressive is how much each collaboration genuinely sparks something new. The spirit of newness and raw...
Compass (Mexican Institute of Sound + Toy Selectah) OUT NOW!!

Compass (Mexican Institute of Sound + Toy Selectah) OUT NOW!!

  Listen / Download / Get Physical   Years in the making and now on sale! The debut album from Compass, an amazing collaborative project masterminded by Camilo Lara of Mexican Institute Of Sound & Toy Selectah & featuring 90 Collaborators from around...
Compass: Episode 4, the duo travel to LONDON!

Compass: Episode 4, the duo travel to LONDON!

Episode Four of Red Bull Studios & Cobra Films five part documentary on the making of the debut album by Compass is now posted. In this segment, Camilo Lara of Mexican Institute Of Sound & co-creator Toy Selectah travel to London to record with Kelli Ali of...
Compass: Episode 3, the duo go to LA

Compass: Episode 3, the duo go to LA

  In Episode 3 of Red Bull‘s “Making of the Compass album” documentary,Camilo Lara of Mexican Institute Of Sound & Toy Selectah travel to LA to record with MC Lyte, Money Mark, KutMasta Kurt, Eric Bobo of Cypress Hill, Speakz, Ohmega Watts,...
Best of Bossacucanova featured on NPR’s Fresh Air

Best of Bossacucanova featured on NPR’s Fresh Air

“The finest job of assembling a “Best Of” that I’ve heard in a long time”- NPR’s Milo Miles reviews the Best Of Bossacucanova on Fresh Air with Terry Gross. LISTEN HERE     Transcript: TERRY GROSS, HOST:  This is FRESH...
View Faka Touré to announce North America Fall Tour

View Faka Touré to announce North America Fall Tour

  View Faka Touré to announce 2016 North America Fall Tour. Catch him in a city near you. Get tickets here. Also, don’t miss the exclusive chance of taking part in his Woodstock Sessions recording at Applehead Recording at the end of his tour, it’s a...
The Best of Bossacucanova Out Now!

The Best of Bossacucanova Out Now!

Now On Sale- A new collection of the best of Bossacucanova, featuring two previously unreleased tracks. These guys are the original architects- and still the masters of, fusing classic, groovy Brazilian vibes with modern production. Released on: 8/12/16 Listen /...
The second volume of the Zomba Prison Project is here

The second volume of the Zomba Prison Project is here

    Coming Sept. 9th, the second volume of the Zomba Prison Project – I will not stop singing will be released via Six Degrees. Pre-order here The Grammy-nominated Zomba Prison Project have announced the release of their second album I Will Not Stop...