Stefan Braidwood
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//Features

Counting Snowflakes... | 27 Dec 2004 // 7:00 PM

'Asking me to rate albums of one genre against one another is a little like asking me how many gears I want on my tuna, so here's a trawl through some of the amazing music I've come to love over the past 12 months, sorted loosely by genre.'

How Hip-Hop Music Is Slowly Transcending Its Circular Culture | 27 Jul 2004 // 8:00 PM

If it is to stand any chance of representing a people, then hip-hop must be allowed that most fundamental of human compulsions: to grow, to transcend its own limitations, to change.

//Reviews

'The Girl in the Road' Blends Genres Into a Rich, Sensuous Broth | 7 Nov 2014 // 2:00 AM

In its heartfelt, humorous appraisal of the shocking beauty of life, all scars and suffering included, The Girl in the Road is profoundly generous and humane writing.

Quantic: Magnetica | 9 Jun 2014 // 9:05 PM

Quantic's journey into Tropicália continues with another fine slice of mellow grooves, zesty vocals and full-bodied percussion. It's a well-rounded platter, fresh from around the globe.

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Tibet House's 30th Anniversary Benefit Concert Celebrated Philip Glass' 80th

// Notes from the Road

"Philip Glass, the artistic director of the Tibet House benefits, celebrated his 80th birthday at this year's annual benefit with performances from Patti Smith, Iggy Pop, Brittany Howard, Sufjan Stevens and more.

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