Wednesday, December 15 2010
As in past years, Africa continues to dominate the world music scene in 2010 -- or at least, it seems to dominate Western perceptions of what "world music" might be. That said, the new vinyl archeology could be seen at work in all areas and all eras of recorded music.
Sunday, September 26 2010
The mood of sevdah has something in common with saudade, the complicated emotion of longing that permeates fado.