Alluri from Hyderabad, India and impossible to categorise, but his music is as grand and euphoric as anything you’d find from Arcade Fire and has a touch of Morricone too. He’s teamed up with Massimo Martelotta, from cult ‘cinematic Italo-funk’ band Calibro 35, on this powerful and unique music sung in the local Telugu language of Hyderabad.
Dive into the cool ether of Nigerian-born, Hackey-based mystic Phoenix Martins. Citing inspiration from Brian Eno’s hospital soundscape installations. Although her online presence is low-key, we wouldn’t be surprised if she quietly crept her way into U.K. pop consciousness.