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  • blog June 27, 2017

    Buika: A Musical Missionary, Part One

    In advance of Buika’s upcoming performance at the Festival International de Jazz de Montreal on July 4, we had a long and insightful phone conversation with the outspoken Spanish singer. We’re bringing it to you in two parts. Part two, … Read more »

  • blog June 27, 2017

    Buika: A Musical Missionary, Part Two

    In part two, we discuss some of Buika’s latest projects, including her new EP, a movie, and an opera….. In part one of our interview with Buika, she discussed her past, her thoughts on life, and her mission as a … Read more »

  • blog October 27, 2016

    WOMEX 2016 Recommendations

    The 16th annual edition of WOMEX (World Music Expo) in Spain concluded last weekend on Oct. 23. Hundreds of artists and over 2,000 delegates from all over the world—broadcasters, presenters, record labels, others—convened for networking, marketing, and to scout the … Read more »

  • blog May 4, 2016

    Concert Review: Ana Moura and Concha Buika

    Ana Moura, the Portuguese fadista, and the Spanish-born singer Concha Buika, known for coplas, flamenco and jazz, lead parallel musical lives. Both are mega-stars with strong roots in their individual musical traditions. Both have distinct voices that are constantly compared … Read more »

  • review March 2, 2016

    Abbar el Hamada

    Aziza Brahim’s most recent release, Abbar el Hamada, builds bridges and unites the many worlds she has lived in, elements which are kin through language, landscape and history. Brahim is a Saharawi singer and activist currently living in Barcelona in … Read more »

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