Arwa Haider writes an article for the BBC on how bootleg music is spread throughout one of the most anti-pop-music… Read more [Music] Saudi Arabia’s Bootleg Music Shops
Shed a tear for the hardcore prog collector — actually, don’t. This week has been absolutely crammed with articulate announcements… Read more [Music] Rick’s Reissue Roundup: Attack of the Spring Box Sets!
Two gentlemen named Cyril (Cyril Yeterian: Banjo, Guitar, Organ, Vocals and Cyril Bondi: Percussions, Vocals) make a wonderful fusion between… Read more [Music] Cyril Cyril – Colosse de Rhodes 7″ Single
It’s not often that I get to post on a release from Haiti, as I’ve never really had reliable contacts… Read more [Music] Tanbou Toujou Lou: Meringue, Kompa Kreyol, Vodou Jazz, & Electric Folklore from Haiti 1960 – 1981
No need to gush over this, as Ostinato Records’ Bandcamp site tells the story beautifully: In 1988, on the eve… Read more [Music] Various Artists – Sweet As Broken Dates: Lost Somali Tapes from the Horn of Africa
Destruktionsanstalt is one of several monikers used by Danish composer Per Najbjerg Odderskov. Per is no stranger to this blog,… Read more [Music/Interview] Destruktionsanstalt – Ex Bello Volaptus (plus interview with Per Najbjerg Odderskov)