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  • review March 17, 2016

    Faransiskiyo Somaliland

    According to World Music, the Sahra Halgan Trio is the only artist from Somaliland working in world music, something that seems difficult to verify, but certainly speaks to how high their profile is, and how rare they are. On … Read more »

  • feature April 2, 2014

    Web-Exclusive Podcast: More Songs of Love and War from Somalia

    Banning Eyre presents songs and stories from Somalia’s fertile independence era, and up to the present. This podcast is a supplement to Afropop’s Hip Deep program “Reconstructiong Somalia, Love Songs at the Birth of a Nation.” Somali scholar and former … Read more »

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