Articles tagged romania

‘Chuck Norris vs. Communism’ and the End of Television

Unable to find food to eat, working long hours for precious little compensation, living in cramped, cold quarters, Romanians sought hope in "video nights".

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Taraf de Haïdouks: Of Lovers, Gamblers and Parachute Skirts

Taraf de Haïdouks mix the old and the new on their 25th anniversary set.

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Mahala Raï Banda: Ghetto Blasters

The mating of shamelessness and noise is one of the keys to this Balkan music's charm.

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Toni Iordache: Sounds from a Bygone Age Vol. 4

It's not easy for a cimbalom to draw the spotlight in an ensemble but Iordache had the skill to take centre stage and pull it off.

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9 Sep 2007 // 9:42 PM

Various: Gypsy Caravan

The album is crammed. It’s a packed smorgasbord.

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25 Jul 2007 // 2:25 AM

TRAVELOGUE: Romania’s Maramures villages

VADU IZEI, Romania—Forty miles from the shops selling cell phones and bikinis on Bucharesti Street in the mining town of Baia Mare, Maria Stan

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29 May 2007 // 10:02 PM

Yvat: Chroma

Yvat's new EP Chroma sounds at least as "designed" as it does composed.

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Was Super Bowl 50 a Golden Bowl?

// Channel Surfing

"A pop culture play-by-play of the biggest TV event of the year.

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