Resources & Links




Here is non-exhaustive & growing record of links to initiatives, ressources, blogs, networks and communities we support, recommend or/and work with :



Platforms, networks, organizations, labels

Savy Contemporary
https://savvy-contemporary.com/

Studio DB, wedding based rental studio and cultural hub
https://www.studiodb.berlin/

BizaarBazaar,
NYC based research studio focusing on unique resonant aesthetics / independent music platform & label
https://bizaarbazaar.com/

Edited Arts, London based platform for artists and musicians
https://www.edited-arts.co.uk/

Genot center,
Prague based label and community
http://genot.cz/

Big Dada, as a label run by Black, POC & Minority Ethnic people for Black, POC & Minority Ethnic artists Working to amplify Black and racialised artists voices, Big Dada looks to shift the narrative around this music, bypassing stereotypes to allow and encourage freedom to express oneself for who they are and want to be.
https://bigdada.com/resources

Meine nacht, record label ✢ secret events
https://meinenacht.bandcamp.com/

RWDFWD, Shop // Distro // Vinyl // Tapes // Clothing // Bristol >> Worldwide
https://rwdfwd.com/

Syrphe, platform & huge database focusing on music and events in the field of electronic music, noise, avant-garde, contemporary classical, electro-acoustic, industrial, experimental, sound art (...) specially from Africa and Asia but not exclusively
http://syrphe.com/index.html

SVS Records
http://svs-records.com/

CTM
https://www.ctm-festival.de/

Radio Alhara
https://yamakan.place/palestine/

Callies Berlin
https://www.callies.berlin/en



Resources, writters, magazines, researchers, etc.

Black Bandcamp, a crowd-sourced list of Black artists on Bandcamp
https://www.blackbandcamp.info/#/

Dweller writings from a black perspective, digital library on the history of techno
https://dwellerforever.blog/library/

Ma3azef
https://ma3azef.com/

Jean Hugues Kabuiku, Technomaterialist, Cultural Critic, Multidisciplinary Agitator
https://technomaterialism.com/

Camille Barton, interdisciplinary artist, educator and embodiment researcher, who uses afrofuturism to imagine creative interventions towards systems change
https://www.camillebarton.co.uk/

Tight, Kiev based curated platform for contemporary music and visual art
https://en.tight.media/

Resources addressing black women / people for mental health & empowerment
https://etherpad.wikimedia.org/p/r.659103547bd62fcf71d464eaa519dfe8

Sunu Journal, Journal of African Affairs, Critical Thought + Aesthetics, independent, Pan-African, post-disciplinary, global, multimedia platform
https://www.sunujournal.com/




Berlin based organizations & communities

Refuge Worldwide, Berlin based community “started as a fundraising platform working in solidarity with grassroots and non-profit organisations. This year we launched Refuge Worldwide, a new radio station to amplify the music and issues that we care about
https://refugeworldwide.com/

AEQUA, community for social equity
https://aequa.cc/

Gladt, organization of black and PoC lesbians, gays, bisexuals, Trans*, Inter* and queers in Berlin
https://gladt.de/fr/

Women in Exile, Brandenburg based asylum Seeking Women organising and empowering themselves
https://www.women-in-exile.net/

Berlin collective action exists to give support and aid to those most impacted by risk and violence in Berlin, as a result of COVID-19 and its egregious economic aftermath.
https://www.berlincollectiveaction.com/

...and many more.

Mark