Wednesday, October 30 2013
A newly decolonised country needed an orchestre, so President Moktar Ould Daddah knocked one together and sent the musicians to Ghana to get them up to scratch.
Friday, April 24 2015
Pale White Dove is one of those albums that demands attention, Doug Burr’s apparent obscurity notwithstanding.
Wednesday, April 22 2015
Rocky Dawuni fuses feel-good reggae vibes with innovative instrumentation, leaving an influential mark on the African roots scene.
Tuesday, April 21 2015
Sax Gordon and friends make for a relaxed performance for the staunch jazz enthusiast.
Another day at the Rock and Roll Office for one of the genre's true believers.
A tempest formed on a Thursday night, Me Oh My unfurls throughout the weekend, leaving nothing but wreckage come Sunday.
Monday, April 20 2015
Australian producer's debut tries to envision '90s electronica through a 21st century lens.
Second album from Citizens! is surprisingly optimistic Euro-pop.
Thursday, April 16 2015
Seth Glier abstains from pretense and offers instead an album filled unbridled pop perfection.
Wednesday, April 15 2015
Michael Vincent Waller gently expands the limits of his sounds and the quantity of his compositions.
The Detroit house producer's Fabriclive entry allows him to show off his own Ultramajic label.
An EP that'll stay with you...even if you don't have an elephant's memory.
Monday, April 13 2015
Strange Wilds' first single for Sub Pop introduces a unique band, one we're ready to hear more from.
Get lost in an overall feeling and mood that becomes more complex the longer you stay there.
Wednesday, April 8 2015
All in all, The Newpart represents Verch in tip-top musical shape, albeit in ex post facto force.
Tuesday, April 7 2015
The Juno nominee proves that he still has what it takes to innovate in We Are the Reckoning.
Ambitious, beautiful indie pop and alt-classical concept album creates sonic images of dark and light, sun and moon.
Tuesday, March 24 2015
A Canadian trio has come to put a little spring in your step. No, it's not Rush.
Monday, March 23 2015
Notes from the (Pop) Underground.
Tuesday, March 17 2015
The Tootie trio leave their stamp on the jazz world, with a few extra tricks up their sleeve, in Philadelphia Beat.