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Cultural Learnings
How does “long Covid” affect a community? 

On how the pandemic affects the communal body. Plus, dispatches from Jakarta’s nightlife scene with techno heavyweight, Ecilo.


Resident Advisor
Mix of the Day: Versailles

A brilliantly sludgy mix of dubby cuts, percussion-led tunes and ambient.

UNDERRADAR
Episode 25: Versailles

An hour of ambient, dub, and drum’n’bass for UNDERRADAR – a Jakarta-based record label spearheaded by techno heavyweight, Ecilo.


Manila Community Radio
Cultural Learnings w/ Angelita

Broadcasting from London, Angelita brings tears, hiccups, and trance for another guest edition of Cultural Learnings.


Manila Commuinity Radio
Cultural Learnings w/ Ecilo

Dubbed by Jeff Mills as the "Indonesian techno master", Ecilo has a strong hold on the industrial and quintessentially Detroit sound.


Manila Community Radio
Pride Month on Cultural Learnings w/ Barclay Bram

Barclay Bram presents soul, jazz, and R’n’B for lovers – songs he thinks about when he thinks about love.

Manila Community Radio
Pride Month on Cultural Learnings w/ Papa Jawnz

Papa Jawnz delivers his re-imagining of a Studio 54 party – a legendary disco nightclub in New York City, known for being one of the first mainstream queer-friendly clubs in the world.


Manila Community Radio
Pride Month on Cultural Learnings w/ presh

presh takes over with songs about love, loss and coming-of-age, including unreleased tracks from her upcoming synthpop EP.

Cultural Learnings
What does “coming out” mean?

Anthropologist and writer Barclay Bram on bisexuailty and mind-body healing.

Cultural Learnings
Where’s the dancefloor?

Music producer and DJ Javier Pimentel on disco, queer spaces, and finding inspiration.

About

Sai is a multimedia journalist and editor, specialising in cultural writing and reporting.

Her work has appeared on Vice, Munchies, CNN, HuffPost, Huck, among others. She is the curator of Cultural Learnings, an editorial platform for discussions on contemporary culture — available as a newsletter and a weekly show on Manila Community Radio.

She graduated with an MPhil in international development from the University of Oxford. 


Press

Feature
Out Of Print, 2021.


Podcast Interview
Monday Off Radio, 2020


Feature
nolisoli.ph, 2019.


Interview
Scout Magazine, 2017.

Contact
Location:
Manila, Philippines