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NY Gypsy All-Stars

Jul 28, 2014

A Greek bassist ducked into a little bar in New York's Alphabet City and heard the Eastern Mediterranean and Southern Balkans pouring across the packed room. The clarinet was...

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Rizwan-Muazzam Qawwali

Jul 21, 2014

Rizwan and Muazzam Mujahid Ali Khan are the torchbearers of a tradition that goes back over 700 years, the tradition of qawwali. Qawwali is an Arabic word that means...

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Kiran Ahluwalia

Jul 21, 2014

Expressing her muse through ghazals and Punjabi folk songs, Kiran Ahluwalia explores the language of the heart with beautiful artistry and smoldering intensity. Born in India, raised in Canada,...

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Boban & Marko Markovic Orchestra

Jul 21, 2014

Their brand of Brass Band music is contemporary and big-city-ready, while staying well-rooted in the rural traditions that made it. The aesthetic of the band draws ready comparisons to...

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Lo’Jo

Jul 21, 2014

Lo’Jo has developed its unique world music profile ever since singer and keyboardist Denis Péan and violinist and kora-player Richard Bourreau first got together 30 years ago in their...

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MOKOOMBA

May 28, 2014

Exuberant youthful energy bursting with natural talent and contagious rhythm of Afro-fusion, the six young musicians which make up Mokoomba are Zimbabwe’s next generation of hope. Winner of the Songlines...

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MOKOOMBA

May 28, 2014

Exuberant youthful energy bursting with natural talent and contagious rhythm of Afro-fusion, the six young musicians which make up Mokoomba are Zimbabwe’s next generation of hope. Winner of the Songlines...

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Rakkatak

Apr 09, 2014

Rakkatak is a Toronto-based collective that features three of the most talented female musicians in the city -- Anita Katakkar, Oriana Barbato and Lisa Patterson. The music of Rakkatak...

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Vandana Vishwas

Apr 09, 2014

An architect by profession and a musician by passion, critically acclaimed Indo-Canadian World musician Vandana Vishwas is formally trained in North Indian classical vocal music but specializes in composing...

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