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Vincent Moon and Warp Films launch Kickstarter campaign for new ATP Festival Short Film Project.

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Various Artists: Red Hot + Rio 2

Red Hot + Rio 2 is a new compilation featuring Beck, Seu Jorge, Beirut and David Byrne performing songs inspired by tropicalia, a unique style of pop music from 1960s Brazil.

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Red Hot Organization

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Susana Baca: Afrodiaspora

Afrodiaspora is a journey through the African diaspora of Latin America featuring unlikely journeys into Puerto Rican hip-hop and New Orleans funk.

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Fun and Interesting Places: An Interview with Deerhoof's John Dieterich

With the release of Deerhoof vs Evil, Deerhoof continues on its merry way, making music that is gloriously idiosyncratic and accessible. Guitarist John Dieterich talks about the new album, his musical frustrations, and a love for Brazilian music.

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Various Artists: Imaginational Anthems Vol. 4: New Possibilities

The fourth volume of Tompkins Square's excellent Imaginational Anthems series shines the light on some of the brighest folk guitarists in the UK and US.

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Ranil y su Conjunto: Ranil's Jungle Party

As rock 'n' roll fever took over the US and UK, musicians in Peru were busy developing their own style. Latin rhythms, stinging guitars, and Amazonian attitude are the lasting thrills of this collection of songs recorded by Ranil y su Conjunto in the 1970s.

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Azure Ray: Don't Leave My Mind EP

Dream-pop duo Azure Ray releases its first recording in six years.

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AfroCubism: AfroCubism

The fusion of Cuban and Malian music has been some time coming.

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Masstropicas/Light in the Attic

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Nonesuch Records

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A Slacker Like Myself: An Interview with Prefab Sprout

Paddy McAloon, the mercurial front-man for Prefab Sprout is British Pop's greatest secret. PopMatters catches up with Paddy to find out what the new album is all about, and why he decided to step out of the limelight ...

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Various Artists: The Roots of Chicha 2

The second instalment of The Roots of Chicha, the compilation that brought global attention to the psychedelic cumbia of Peru, otherwise known as chicha.

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Three Mile Pilot: The Inevitable Past Is the Future Forgotten

After heading off on the very worthwhile detour of forming Pinback and Black Heart Processions, Pall Jenkins and Armistead Burwell Smith IV finally reunite Three Mile Pilot for something of a return to form.

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Kendl Winter: Apple Core

New K Records signing shows her banjo chops and gift for bluegrass on fourth solo album.

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Various Artists: Oi! A Nova Musica Brasileira!

For those people wishing a compilation would come out highlighting the best new indie, dance, and folk music from Brazil, your wish has finally come true. Oi! A Nova Musica Brasileira! is a well-formed primer of all the exciting new acts Brazil currently has to offer.

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Temporary Residence Ltd

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Saddle Creek Records

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Stream of New El Guincho Album

After a recent diversion with the Piratas de Sudamerica EP El Guincho prepares to follow up his debut Alegranza with Pop Negro, releasing on September 14th but available now as a live stream.

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Tony Da Gatorra Vs Gruff Rhys: The Terror of Cosmic Loneliness

The battle between a Welsh songsmith with a knack for Beach Boys-esque pop melodies and a Brazilian inventor/VCR repairman on a mission to bring peace.

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OVNI (Turnstile)

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