News

Artist Profile: Lamine Sonko & The African Intelligence

Artist Profile: Lamine Sonko & The African Intelligence

Lamine performs & chats about the importance of preserving culture through music and the positive effects and perceptions that can come from creating and sharing a melting-pot of influences and flavours in local communities.

Read more

Live News

Faith i Branko: New Live Shows Announced!

Faith i Branko: New Live Shows Announced!

Having recently released Gypsy Lover through Riverboat Records/World Music Network, Faith i Branko have now added a string of shows across the UK in support of its release.

Read more

Video Chart

May Video Chart - 9Bach, Sam Lee, Hanggai & More!

May Video Chart - 9Bach, Sam Lee, Hanggai & More!

Music for your eyes! Take a look at our pick of music videos from around the world this month.

Read more

Guide To World Music

The Music of Sudan & South Sudan: Divided Together

The Music of Sudan & South Sudan: Divided Together

Sudan is a place that becomes increasingly more difficult to define with the passing of time. Once the largest African nation, on the verge of union with Egypt, Sudan is now a fractious pair of North and South, where land, culture, ethnicity and religion vie for the dominant means of constituting Sudanese Identity. This history of union and division has undeniably fed into the sound and customs of Sudanese musical practices.

Read more

Legends Series

Carlos Gardel: King Of Tango

Carlos Gardel: King Of Tango

Carlos Gardel’s style and charisma set him apart from all other singers and musicians of his time. This definitive collection of 27 lovingly remastered classic tracks shows why he remains the undisputed ‘King Of Tango’.

Read more

Battle Of The Bands

Battle Of The Bands Winner: Haymanot Tesfa!

Battle Of The Bands Winner: Haymanot Tesfa!

Haymanot Tesfa has won the most recent WMN’s Battle of the Bands competition by breathing life into her enchanting rendition of ‘Tezeta’.

Read more

Recent Comments

Powered by Disqus