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Monday, December 7 2009

The Best Debut Albums of 2009

The best debuts are exciting not only for what they promise, but for what they deliver, too. Think of these ten albums not as what could be, but also what already is: the best debut records of 2009.


Sunday, July 5 2009

Viva Africa: An Interview with Amadou & Mariam and BLK JKS

African music, often exiled from the pop mainstream, is making a new incursion in the U.S. Darling speaks to two major African artists, plus highlights the best new releases.


Reviews

Sunday, June 6 2010

BLK JKS: ZOL!

South Africa-based BLK JKS release an EP just in time for the World Cup.


Thursday, September 3 2009

BLK JKS: After Robots

Vowels or no vowels, this arty post-punk band from South Africa rocks with an intelligence and sensitivity sorely missing in pop music today.


Tuesday, March 24 2009

BLK JKS: Mystery EP

A brilliant EP of impressive size and unbridled talent.


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