Google Announcing New Music Search

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Slavic Soul Party melds the brass-band traditions of New Orleans and the Balkans seamlessly. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Slavic Soul Party: The Bayou Meets Bratislava

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Ziggy Marley: Mixing Music And Philanthropy

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K'naan: Hip-Hop As A Second Language

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The Thistle And Shamrock: Essential Celtic

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Vieux Farka Toure performs at the Bumbershoot Music Lounge. Dave Lichterman/See More Photos hide caption

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Vieux Farka Toure At The Bumbershoot Music Lounge 9/7/09

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Esta Plena

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Musicians serenade curbside music lovers with corridos and other traditional songs on La Calle del Taco in Reynosa. Peter Breslow hide caption

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Narcocorridos: Ballads Of The Mexican Cartels

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Rodrigo y Gabriela first met while performing with Mexican thrash-metal group Tierra Acida. Ryg Koria hide caption

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Rodrigo y Gabriela: Fusing Flamenco And Metal

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BLK JKS: World Music With Teeth

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Remembering Argentine Singer Mercedes Sosa

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