Noise Uprising: The Audiopolitics of a World Musical Revolution

Noise Uprising: The Audiopolitics of a World Musical Revolution

By Michael Denning

28 Aug 2015 // 2:30 AM

The soundtrack to decolonization is heard in Havana’s son, Rio’s samba, New Orleans’ jazz, Buenos Aires’ tango, Seville’s flamenco, Cairo’s tarab, Johannesburg’s marabi, and more....

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Shrines of Supremacy: The Five Best Riverside Songs (So Far)

By Jordan Blum

28 Aug 2015 // 2:15 AM

With Love, Fear and the Time Machine, arriving next month, it's worth discussing why these five tracks make Polish quartet Riverside one of the best modern prog rock bands....

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The Tallest Man on Earth Isn’t Loneliest Man on Earth For This Tour>

As he roamed the backstage area at the Eaux Claires Music & Art Festival last month, Kristian Matsson seemed to be right at home despite being 4,000 miles away from home....

'Straight Outta Compton' and 'Hamilton' Speak to Modern Protests Through Hip-hop>

Carly Rae Jepsen Surprises With 'Emotion', Her New Album With an Edge>

Songwriter Jason Isbell Reaches for 'Something More'>


Day Wave's Dreamy NYC Debut (EP Stream + Photos)>

Stream Day Wave's dreamy debut EP, Headcase, and check out photos from his first New York City show....

Jarryd James Delivers Soulful Electro-R&B in First NYC Show>

Vestiges of the Canadian Prairie: An Interview with Andy Shauf at Newport Folk Festival>

Watkins Family Hour Stroll Down 'Highway 61 Revisited' at Lincoln Center (Photos)>

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