This month, Gilles Peterson returns to British Airway's in-flight Highlife Entertainment offering, with a brand new monthly Worldwide Mixtape radio show produced in-house by Mistral Productions.
With label and artist showcases, as well as the 'Don't Sleep' feature shining a light on under-rated artists from around the world, travellers on BA can now enjoy their own bespoke show hosted by Gilles, featuring the finest music from around the globe.
WORLDWIDE MIXTAPE EPISODE 1 TRACKLIST
Nosaj Thing feat. Chance The Rapper – Cold Stares (Innovative Leisure)
Badbadnotgood – Can’t Leave The Night (Innovative Leisure)
Hanni El Khatib – Two Brothers (Innovative Leisure)
Romare – Work Song (Ninja Tune)
Melanie de Biasio – I’m Gonna Leave You (The Cinematic Orchestra Remix) (PIAS)
Matthew E White – Hot Hot Hot
Matthew E White – Holy Moly
ESKA – Shades of Blue (Naim Audio)
Here We Go Magic – Over The Ocean (Secretly Canadian)
Ibeyi – Singles (XL Recordings)
David Virelles – A Celebration, Circa 1836 (Pi Recordings)
Dayme Arocena – Madres (Brownswood Recordings)
Songhoy Blues – Sekou Oumarou (Transgressive Records)
Africa Express presents Terry Riley in C Mali (Transgressive Records)
George Fitzgerald – Full Circle (Domino Recording)
Scuba – Cyanide (Hotflush)
Hudson Mohawke feat. Irfane – Very First Breath (Warp)
To celebrate Gilles' return, British Airways featured him on the 60 Second Interview of this month's Highlife magazine (see below).