Posts Tagged "World Music"

Oasis Defeated by Serbian Sousaphone

  • 20th October 2008

Serbia’s music has had a strange journey to holeytonal – beginning in Lebanon, via Brooklyn and Hammersmith. Well it didn’t strictly start in Lebanon, but I fell in love with Gulag Orkester, Beirut‘s debut album. I was completely lost in Balkan brass and indie fusion for a year. Excitedly I…

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Son De La Frontera

  • 7th June 2008

They won the European category at the 2008 BBC Radio 3 World Music Awards, and you can hear why. Son de la Frontera are a flamenco band like which you have probably never heard. Their flamenco looks back to the legendary Diego del Gastor, however Son de la Frontera win…

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