Columbiafrica - The Mystic Orchestra
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Kids Don't Go and Buy Anything Out of This Section: World Music 2007
17 Dec 2007 // 3:00 PM

As a category world music is both useful and frustrating. It puts CDs on the shelves and prevents people picking them up. It is the other-than category: other-than rock, other-than indie, other-than everything. It is the whole world and nothing definite.


Columbiafrica - The Mystic Orchestra: Voodoo Love Inna Champeta Land
24 Oct 2007 // 5:00 PM

Complex without being confusing, a brilliant Frankenmixture that sounds completely natural.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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