Afropop in 2008

Who knew back in January that when Vampire Weekend tinkered with soukous'…

    Wed Dec 10th, 2008 4:00am By Ryan Foley

David Byrne and Brian Eno pay homage to higher powers

David Byrne's new album, Everything That Happens Will Happen Today, did more…

    Wed Oct 1st, 2008 4:00am By Ron Nachmann

Bad Seeds bloom

With the Birthday Party, Nick Cave emerged as goth's most literary frontman.…

    Wed Sep 17th, 2008 4:00am By Andrew Stout

Oh Susana

Afro-Peruvian chanteuse Susana Baca is a lady with an extraordinary glow, as…

    Wed Apr 2nd, 2008 4:00am By Tamara Palmer

Jim White

Transnormal Skiperoo (Luaka Bop)

    Wed Mar 26th, 2008 4:00am By Dave Pehling

Forget Amy Winehouse: Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings Choose R&B Over Rehab

Much has been made of British soul sensation Amy Winehouse employing Sharon…

    Wed Nov 28th, 2007 4:00am By Jewly Hight

CD Review: David Byrne — The Knee Plays

David Byrne The Knee Plays (Wea/Atlantic/Nonesuch) Better to burn out or fade…

    Mon Nov 26th, 2007 7:46am By Oscar Pascual

Josef K

Entomology (Domino)

    Wed Jan 17th, 2007 4:00am By Mark Keresman

Forro in the Dark

Bonfires of Sao Joao (Nublu Records)

    Wed Dec 6th, 2006 4:00am By Toph One

Net Gains

Get to know your overnight indie rock sensations

    Wed Aug 16th, 2006 4:00am By Garrett Kamps