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Monday, December 11 2006

Globespotting: Best World Music of 2006

In a year of stylistic cross-pollinations, sounds from around the world come together on Michael Keefe's list of fun and fascinating albums.


Tuesday, September 10 2013

Natacha Atlas: Habibi: Classics and Collaborations

The acclaimed queen of Maghreb music releases a double-disc compilation of her most potent and genre-defying material.

Wednesday, November 16 2011

Natacha Atlas: Mounqaliba - Rising: The Remixes

Raise your hand if you think Natacha Atlas sounds better obscured by waves of electronica.

Sunday, September 19 2010

Natacha Atlas: Mounqaliba

Natacha Atlas’s ninth album is a strong album evocative of foreign lands and succeeds in effortlessly blending international styles of music in a cohesive structure. Though the lyrics mostly elude this listener, the politics of the album make it quiet attractive.

Thursday, May 25 2006

Natacha Atlas: Mish Maoul

Atlas' gorgeous voice presides over the entirety of Mish Maoul, imbuing these songs with a prayerful authenticity that transcends the genre.

Sunday, July 24 2005

Natacha Atlas: Transglobal Underground [DVD]

She's your private belly dancer and singer who knows what love has got to do with it.


Tuesday, August 24 2010

Natacha Atlas - "Makaan" MP3 (PopMatters Premiere)

"What I hope I have achieved is to match the lyricism of classical music with the inherent poetry of Arabic, I wanted to continue the exploration of grounds covered with Ana Hina."

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