Carmen Souza
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The Best World Music of 2010
15 Dec 2010 // 4:00 PM

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.

//Reviews

Carmen Souza: Protegid
6 Jul 2010 // 9:53 PM

Carmen Souza is Cape Verdean on Protegid without being obviously in debt to the internationally established performance styles of Cesaria Evora or Lura.

//Mixed media
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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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