Wednesday, December 15 2010
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.
Tuesday, December 7 2010
These Tuvans don't have the hungry energy that might characterise a younger ensemble, but there's a compensating denseness.