Event Review + Gallery: Shrewsbury Folk Festival (West Mid Showground, Shrewsbury; Friday 27th to Sunday 30th August 2021)
Ever since the festival relocated to the West Mid Showground in 2007, its varied global line-up has continued to grow. Released from the clutches of its traditional folk narrative, it brought forward the orthodox values of its folkie origins, the Shrewsbury Folk Festival has fostered a place for world and...
30/09/2021 7:45 pm - 10:00 pm iyatraQuartet: Break the Dawn City Hope Church, London
Every month, we bring you a collection of the best world music-related videos. That’s our way to give value to too often overlooked, rich and diverse artistic expressions. Listen with your eyes! Watch the full playlist:
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09/12/2020 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm Side Partition - presented by Tuned In London and London International Arts Festival Stanley Halls, London
Album Review: Ammar 808 – Global Control / Invisible Invasion [Glitterbeat Records; September 2020]
Electronic music has always been a soft target for the purists. To use an ex-colleague (jazz guitarist, quelle surprise)’s metaphor, the fundamental difference between a handcrafted armchair and a cheap mass-produced imitation is the latter’s lack of the most universal characteristic known as ‘human element’. Or a human error –...