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Country specific electronic music series launches

The new charity compilations are set to highlight local producers and raise awareness of social causes

A new compilation series run by Air Texture and in collaboration with Kompakt has been launched. Called Place, it sets to highlight emerging electronic music scenes around the globe with each one curated by a local producer and all proceeds donated to local human rights groups.

Launching the series on 1 June are two releases detailing scenes in Colombia and Georgia. Compiling the Colombian release is Medellin based DJ and activist Juliana Cuervo aka Julianna, while the Georgian edition is put together by local artists Giorgi Iakobidze and Sandro Mezurnishvili.

A locations map is available on the place : music and activism website and you can listen to some snippets of Place: Colombia below.