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  • interview September 22, 2016

    Ian Brennan on the Zomba Prison Project

    Ian Brennan is the intrepid producer behind the 2015 Grammy-nominated Zomba Prison Project, a groundbreaking recording session in a maximum security prison in Malawi. The original album, I Have No Everything Here, and the 2016 follow up release, I Will … Read more »

  • blog August 3, 2016

    Save Marie-Claire: Young Daughter of the Good Ones’ Songwriter at Immediate Health Risk

    Adrien Kazigira, the gifted Rwandan poet, musician and primary songwriter for Kinyarwanda-language trio the Good Ones, brings us some sobering news; his 11-year-old daughter Marie-Claire is suffering from a dangerous brain and eye tumor. A shy girl and a good … Read more »

  • blog February 4, 2016

    The Nile Project on Tour in Egypt

    The best thing to come down the Nile since the silt that fertilized the delta, the international musical coalition known as The Nile Project hits the road in Egypt this month. Starting Feb. 6 in Aswan, The Nile Project will … Read more »

  • blog May 7, 2015

    The Nile Project: Curtain Call at Princeton

    The Nile Project’s 2015 U.S. tour ended at Princeton University on May 2. This was the last concert of a four-month tour that began in New York City’s globalFEST in January. I saw both shows, and there was no mistaking … Read more »

  • review November 12, 2013

    John Wizards- John Wizards

    John Wizards’ debut album, out on Planet Mu Records, is less a collection of songs than a series of musical moments and movements through styles, like a DJ set of experimental electronic dance music. John Withers (hence the band name) … Read more »

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