Powerplay: José Manuel – Babylon (feat. Babacar Dieng / Islandman Remix)

This weeks Powerplay is taken from the freshly released Excursion Africanism Remixes 12″ EP on Music For Dreams (now available via our webshop) The original of “Babylon” has already many fans due to it’s afro sunset vibes and features the amazing voice Of Babacar Dieng. The Islandman remix is spot on and takes the best bits of the original and turns it into a serious beach bar chugger- destined to be in many DJ’s playlist.

Tolga Büyük was born in İstanbul in 1985. He started playing the turkish traditional instrument ‘saz’ at the young age of 6. His teenage years was spent searching for new sounds and instruments while he was studying engineering in physics.

Islandman has been the musical face of Büyük since 2010. His latest EP ‘Agıt’ released by MFD last year is still receiving lots of praise. He is currently working on new material and has made a great remix of Troels Hammer to be released in the near future.

Former Powerplays on Music For Dreams Radio 2016-2017:

Jens Lekman – What’s That Perfume That You Wear
London Grammar – Rooting For You
55 Cancri e – 55 Cancri e I (We Ran Away)

Estancia La Mar – Las Casa Del Torrero

Maria Rita – Cântico Brasileiro No.3 (Kamaiurá)

Blue Gas – Shadows From Nowhere (There Are Shadows Because There Are Hills Mix)

Maggie Rogers – Alaska
Garth Be – Where You Are
Hi Mount & C.K. – I Know (First Mix)

Dream Lovers – For Belgian Friends
Apiento & LX – Dish
Pablito – Dou Dou Meme (Diesel Edit)
Ayowa – NewCross
Prins Emanuel – Bike Chase
Silent riders – I See You
Christine and The Queens – Tilted
Ambala – Alla Vita
Pochill – Francesca Road (Dj Pippi/Kenneth Bager Remix)
Visti & Meyland – Tabah
The Swan And The Lake – Dive (feat. Anders Brandt)
Selector Dub Narcotic – Hotter than Hott
Oscar Bandersen – Guide You (Feat. ANYA)
Bongo Entp. – Lujon