Articles tagged cape verde

7 Jul 2010 // 2:53 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 // 9:58 PM

Lura: Eclipse

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

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8 Oct 2007 // 11:00 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 // 11:01 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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//Mixed media

Notes, Hoaxes, and Jokes: Silkworm's 'Lifestyle' - "Ooh La La"

// Sound Affects

"Lifestyle's penultimate track eases the pace and finds fresh nuance and depth in a rock classic, as Silkworm offer their take on the Faces' "Ooh La La".

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