So here we are

Mar 24th, 2014

Luaka Bop has been around 25 years, which in record label time feels weird. Like we have had many lives, and many era’s though, fact of the matter, for much of this time, Luaka Bop has been pretty much the same small thing clinging tenaciously to it’s parallel existence. …Read Everything…

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Feb 10th, 2014

Inigo Garayo is a Basque film maker who has been making a series of portraits of Luaka Bop artists, both current and past, as part of our 25th Anniversary. He went to visit Jim White in Jim’s home town of Athens, Georgia and made a whole slew of pieces of Jim’s world. This is one …Read Everything…

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The Story About the Swedish Machines in William Onyeabor’s Backyard

Feb 27th, 2014

My name is Eric Welles Nyström and I work for Luaka Bop. Originally, I come from Sweden. William Onyeabor comes from Nigeria and you might wonder what any of those things might have to do with each other. That’s what I’m going to tell you now. …Read Everything…



Is this an interview…?

Oct 29th, 2013

I thought we’d write a very long back story about this album from Eric and I for you to perhaps read if you have the time some evening when you’re done with the day’s doings. It goes like this: …Read Everything…