Articles tagged cape verde

7 Jul 2010 // 1:53 AM

Carmen Souza: Protegid

Carmen Souza is Cape Verdean on Protegid without being obviously in debt to the internationally established performance styles of Cesaria Evora or Lura.

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Cesária Évora: Nha Sentimento

The continued beauty and relevance of Cesária Évora's work lies in the subtle details she brings to Cape Verdean music.

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17 Aug 2009 // 8:58 PM

Lura: Eclipse

Describing Lura as a younger, nonsmoking Cesária Évora is partly right yet partly wrong.

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8 Oct 2007 // 10:00 PM

Tcheka: Nu Monda

This is not the usual story of a traditional music gone global; instead, Tcheka's album narrates the survival of traditional rhythms in the face of increasing globalization.

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17 Jul 2007 // 10:01 PM

Putumayo: Women of the World

Despite the different springs feeding into these women's inspirational homes, the album is successful at uniting these unique, accomplished musicians.

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'Wanted' Is a Spaghetti Western That Will Leave You Wanting

// Short Ends and Leader

"The charisma of Giuliano Gemma and some stellar action sequences can't save this sub-par spaghetti western.

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