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Wednesday, January 1 2014

The Best World Music of 2013

This year's best world music offers up evidence of the artist's confidence in the audience. Do they trust you to be interested in two discs of avant-garde Korean zither or vast archives of live Syrian party music? They do and they should.


Wednesday, August 31 2011

Dances with Spiders: Italian Roots Music, With Bite, Comes to North America

The story of the pizzica revival is one of how a music associated with a healing ritual of poor, oppressed peasants was transformed into a proud assertion of cultural heritage and identity.


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Sunday, March 10 2013

Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino: Pizzica Indiavolata

Ancestral and modern, the sound of Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino is potent medicine


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