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New Release: 'Slide Guitar Ragas From Dusk Till Dawn' - Debashish Bhattacharya

New Release: 'Slide Guitar Ragas From Dusk Till Dawn' - Debashish Bhattacharya

Grammy nominated slide-guitarist Debashish Bhattacharya's has just released a new album! 'Slide Guitar Ragas From Dusk Till Dawn' is his seventh release on Riverboat Records.

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Live News

Hanggai On European Tour!

Hanggai On European Tour!

Ready to be blown away by Mongolian-Chinese Folk-Rock? The six piece band Hanggai will soon start their European tour, so this is your chance to experience 'Asian crossover music at its best' (The Guardian).

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Video Chart

March Video Chart: Jambinai, Sam Lee, Zoufris Maracas & More!

March Video Chart: Jambinai, Sam Lee, Zoufris Maracas & More!

Check out our pick of the 10 best world music video's this month!

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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.

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1% For The Planet

Friends Of The Earth

Friends Of The Earth

As an active member of the 1% for the planet project, World Music Network recently donated to Friends of the Earth.

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Battle Of The Bands

Battle Of The Bands Winner: Gabriella Ghermandi!

Battle Of The Bands Winner: Gabriella Ghermandi!

Gabriella Ghermandi has won the World Music Network Battle of the Bands competition with their song 'Atse Tewodros' from the Atse Tewodros Project. She will feature on a forthcoming project with World Music Network and will receive press coverage in Songlines Magazine.

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Competition

Competition - Win A Copy Of The Rough Guide To Latin Rare Groove (Vol. 2)

Competition - Win A Copy Of The Rough Guide To Latin Rare Groove (Vol. 2)

Win A Copy Of The Rough Guide To Psychedelic Salsa in our online competition

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