Isukuti dance – Photo courtesy of Kenya Department of Culture, 2013
The Isukuti dance of the Isukha and Idakho communities of Western Kenya was inscribed on the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Continue Reading→
There’s a dark corner under a bed somewhere or a specific closet shelf where some freakishly organized person, probably with a fair amount of obsessive compulsive disorder in his or her DNA, has all the holiday gifts lined up Continue Reading→
This week saw the always anticipated unveiling by SVT of the entries that will be competing in next year’s Melodifestivalen. The artists, the names of the songs, and the songwriters behind them.
Of the 28 acts Continue Reading→
Konkoma – KonKomaKonkoma
KonKoma (Soundway SNDW 044CD, 2012)
Konkoma is an excellent London-based Afro-funk band inspired by the sounds of 1970s Ghanaian music. The group was founded by saxophonist Max Grunhard and producer Continue Reading→