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Held in vast chambers with exquisite interiors, the concerts are a reminder of the cultural and economic structures that subtend such ostentatious musical displays.
11 Sep 2008
Romanian Gypsies moves restlessly from one idea to the next, as if it has a dozen itches and wants to scratch each one in turn.
04 Sep 2008
Think of a Rough Guide to the Music of the United States that included blues, Gershwin, a contemporary country singer, one Cajun track, and nothing from any pop star, no rock music of any kind.
21 Aug 2008
The Rough Guide to Australian Aboriginal Music is the best all-around single-disc introduction to Aboriginal music available at the moment.
04 Aug 2008
Is Ben Stein taking a page from Michael Moore? No, from Borat is more like it.
06 May 2008
Hungarian Roma music, according to this Rough Guide, has a dancing energy, like a ball always bouncing forward.
27 Mar 2008
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