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Monday, September 10 2007

Various artists: Think Global Tango

International rather than global, and a good place to make discoveries about this and that within tango.

Sunday, September 9 2007

Various Artists: Bodo Riddim

One riddim, a roster of well-respected reggae veterans and new generation greats.

Various: Gypsy Caravan

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

Wednesday, September 5 2007

Various Artists: Old Town School of Folk Music Songbook

More songs to love and learn from Chicago's venerated Old Town School of Folk Music.

Various Artists: Vee-Jay

To say this is an education -- not only into the Vee-Jay label's history, but also into the growth of American popular music -- is an understatement.

Monday, September 3 2007

Various Artists: Guilt by Association

Songs we've heard enough times make a permanent imprint on our consciousness -- you'll find you can sing along to a song you haven't heard in decades.

Friday, August 31 2007

Flower Power: Stepping Back From the Past

After years of talking about how great this music is, it's time we started actually listening to it. For example, does a song sound like the year 1968, or does it sound like Deep Purple?

Wednesday, August 29 2007

Various Artists: This Aint Your Moms Hardcore [DVD]

The target audience of this film should really be adolescents with an invariable scowl beneath their eye-obscuring, black-dyed, ironed hair who believe this scene takes itself terribly seriously.

Tuesday, August 28 2007

Various: World Hits

It's the album you'd buy if you were around in the '80s and found yourself yearning to hear "Lambada" again.

Monday, August 27 2007

Various Artists: Ballads of the Book

Adventurous collaboration between Scottish writers and indie popsters yields interesting results.

Various Artists: Putumayo World Party (Capsule Reviews) [20.Aug.07]
Reflections: Motown in 1967 (Features) [16.Aug.07]
Various Artists: Furry Selection (Reviews) [14.Aug.07]
Various Artists: Virginia Roots (Reviews) [12.Aug.07]
Various Artists: Manoeuvres 1 (Capsule Reviews) [2.Aug.07]
Various Artists: Chasing the Sun (Reviews) [29.Jul.07]
Various Artists: Characters of Jazz (Capsule Reviews) [29.Jul.07]
Various Artists: Toolroom Knights, Vol. 1 (Capsule Reviews) [26.Jul.07]
Various Artists: On The Brink (Capsule Reviews) [19.Jul.07]
Putumayo: Women of the World (Capsule Reviews) [17.Jul.07]
Various Artists: Up and Dance! Updated (Capsule Reviews) [16.Jul.07]
Various Artists: CrystalTop Music Presents (Capsule Reviews) [8.Jul.07]
Mark Ronson: Version (Reviews) [24.Jun.07]
Various Artists: Interpretations (Reviews) [18.Jun.07]
Various Artists: Le Pop 4 (Reviews) [17.Jun.07]
Various Artists: Sunkissed (Reviews) [12.Jun.07]
Various Artists: Motown Remixed (Capsule Reviews) [11.Jun.07]
Various Artists: Ed Rec Vol. 2 (Reviews) [6.Jun.07]
Various Artists: PURE FIRE! (Capsule Reviews) [3.Jun.07]
Various Artists: Afterhours 3 (Capsule Reviews) [29.May.07]
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