Omar Souleyman
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Reviews // 6 Articles
//Features

The 80 Best Albums of 2015
3 Jan 2016 // 4:48 AM

From genre-busting electronic music to new highs in the ever-evolving hip-hop scene... from R&B, country and jazz to rocking and popping indie... 2015 was a stellar year for new music.

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

Omar Souleyman: To Syria, With Love
6 Jun 2017 // 9:30 PM

Omar Souleyman's latest collection of Syrian synthpop pays ecstatic tribute to his long-lost homeland.

Omar Souleyman: Bahdeni Nami
30 Jul 2015 // 9:30 PM

If you’re not dancing or clapping while listening to Omar Souleyman, you’re doing something wrong.

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Gremlins and the Housewife in 'Don't Be Afraid of the Dark'

// Short Ends and Leader

"The house itself wants to pull the neurotic woman into its maw and absorb her whole as a literal housewife.

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