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HEAVY ROTATION // globalFEST 2012

by: Blaine Skrainka


This is a very special edition of Heavy Rotation, taking a look at the unforgettable experience that was globalFEST.  My first goal of the night was to keep track of how many new instruments I […]

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GETTING UP FOR globalFEST

by: Blaine Skrainka


This weekend, dynamic musicians from around the world converge in New York City’s East Village for the ninth annual globalFEST. Webster Hall’s three stages play host what is one of the most eclectic and influential […]

Tags: Ballake Sissoko, Blaine Skrainka, Cesária Évora, Getting Up For globalFEST, globalFEST, Mayra Andrade, music, New York City, Red Baraat, SMOD, The Wild Magazine, Vincent Segal, Webster Hall, world
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FAREWELL TO THE BAREFOOT DIVA

by: Diego Martínez


Music lovers shed tears this past September when legendary “morna” queen Cesária Évora announced the end of her career, after years of health complications that included an open heart surgery in 2010. On Saturday, her […]

Tags: Billy Holiday, Cape Verde, Cesária Évora, Diego Martinez, Grammy, Gregorio Gonçalves, José da Silva, Justino da Cruz Évora, Mar de Canal, Miss Perfumado, Paris, queen of morna, the barefoot diva, The Wild Magazine, Voz d'Amor

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