Dub Colossus
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//Features

Why 2012 Is the Year of Ethiopian Hybrid Music
14 Nov 2012 // 10:14 PM

Four musical acts combine Ethiopian music with other styles and genres to form canny new chimeras.

The Best World Music of 2008
10 Dec 2008 // 3:00 PM

Albums from India, Central America, Australia, Quebec, and Ethiopia are but a globetrotting fraction of the year's best music from around the world.

//Columns

Homesickness: Refugees and the Balm That Is Music
9 Oct 2013 // 9:14 PM

By reaffirming refugees' cultural identity while simultaneously offering inroads into their new home, music has helped a number of displaced peoples carve out a place of their own.

//Reviews

Dub Colossus: Dub Me Tender Vol 1 + 2
19 Apr 2013 // 2:30 AM

Samuel Yirga's piano brings a bit of warmth to the best track, "What Time is Dub?"

Shambala Festival: 27 August 2000 - Mystery Location, London
8 Oct 2009 // 5:00 PM

Shambala is an inspiring and engaging festival. Almost every extreme of pop culture is represented, making for an exhilarating experience.

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//Blogs

Double Take: The African Queen (1951)

// Short Ends and Leader

"What a time they had, Charlie and Rosie. They'll never lack for stories to tell their grandchildren. And what a time we had at Double Take discussing the spiritual and romantic journey of the African Queen.

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