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‘It's me. I’m alive.’ Yoko Ono, startling and challenging as ever.

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It’s a dance record galvanized for the groove; it’s a John Pirozzi film that takes a serious responsibility for the band’s...

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*Emmanuel Jal*, celebrity rapper and ex-child soldier, talks to *Rowenna Davis* about why he is championing African education...

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Guitars blast, synthesizers go mad and a group of gospel harmonizers strain for the heavens as sitar strings twang. By *...

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An album with a range of references stretching from a lazy Delta blues to the yearnings of Urdu devotionals. By *Najma Akhtar...

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For all its ancient antecedents, Siwan is a very modern album and a joyous meditation for that.

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Starting where founding father of afrobeat Fela Kuti left off, this album features energetic tracks of sweaty inventiveness....

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CDs that didn't quite make a full review, but are still worthy of a mention.

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Congo’s amazing disabled rhythm-maestros Staff Benda Bilili

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Pashm’s band – a judicious mixture of Greek, Jewish and Balkan musicians – belt along with brass, baglamas, woodwind and lyres...

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Certainly some of these songs may have once been heard over fields and cradles rather than concert halls, but their...

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Made in tandem with the Albanian accordionist / composer Dasho Kurti, the 11 songs on Deserted Villages offer a broad palate,...

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The second album by *David Byrne* and *Brian Eno*

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New instrumental album by *Hector Zazou* and *Swara*

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Peter Gabriel threw open the doors of his Real World studios in rural England and invited an enormous bunch of musicians –...

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Chinese Mongolian ‘Björk’ steps into Tibet controversy

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