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  • blog March 14, 2014

    Funky Folklore: An Interview with Eno Williams of Ibibio Soundmachine

    What’s the first thing you think when you hear the music of Ibibio Soundmachine? Well, if you’re anything like us, it’s probably something along the lines of “Damn that’s funky,” followed in short order by “Took them long enough!” Delivering … Read more »

  • blog February 5, 2014

    “Red Dust” – New Single from Dirtmusic feat. Samba Toure

    Glitterhouse artists Dirtmusic drop new single off of forthcoming album Lion City, featuring guest vocalist Samba Touré (whose own music we’ve reviewed elsewhere). Give it a listen. “Red Dust” reveals a slower and more ethereal sound than found on the … Read more »

  • blog January 31, 2014

    Festival NRMAL 2014

    Given the kind of press that Northern Mexico tends to get in the US, over the past few years, we’ve watched the development of the NRMAL festival with a lot of interest. And this year’s edition looks to be as … Read more »

  • blog January 24, 2014

    Spoek Releases “Pula”

    South African Renaissance man (artist, singer, producer and video game enthusiast) Spoek releases “Pula” under Vidafone’s #First musical collaborations. Get excited. We have covered some of his earlier mixtapes here and here. They are amazing and you should get them. … Read more »

  • blog December 31, 2013

    Afro-Tech: Hailu Mergia on Organs, Ethiopia, and His Classical Instrument

      Hailu Mergia is back. And that’s a good thing. The keyboardist spent the late 60′s and 70′s in the Walias band, a R’n’B/funk ensemble that played with many of the best known Ethiopian performers of that nation’s golden era. … Read more »

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