Welcome to the VariousNoises Spotify library, featuring all the playlists I have made to accompany the articles and some bonus mixes just for fun. Just click the links and get the playlists downloaded to your Spotify!
Music That is Good and Stuff – Just some good music and stuff.
Afrodisiac! – Afrobeat and funk on this groove heavy playlist featuring Fela Kuti, Tony Allen and some more obscure cuts.
Monthly Mixtape – December 09 – 25 songs from Coldcut to Aphex Twin in this special end of year mixtape.
From Dub to Dubstep – 18 bass heavy tracks from Aswad and Mad Professor through to Digital Mystikz and The Bug.
Monthly Mixtape – November 09 – A selection of tunes from the last month, including Sufjan Stevens, Aim and Fat Freddy’s Drop.
Monthly Mixtape – October 09 – 20 songs I’ve been listening to in the last month. Everything from Zion Train to Nina Simone.
Jamaica: From Roots to Reggae – 31 tracks charting the rise of ska, rocksteady and the dawn of reggae and Bob Marley.
Sampling – 10 songs famous for their use of samples, featuring Portishead, Beck, Damian Marley, A Tribe Called Quest and more.
Slow Down… – A selection of ambient tunes, including Sigur Ros, Brian Eno and Four Tet.
India – 11 examples of the best in Indian music, from Bhangra to Bollywood.
80s Music – The best music of the 1980s, including Michael Jackson, Roxy Music and Paul Simon.