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Jayne Cortez in 1996. The poet often recorded her poems to improvised music.

April 11, 2014 Hear a sampling of collisions between the written word and the improvised solo.

Frankie Knuckles was a master remixer.

April 6, 2014 The godfather of house music remixed far more records than he ever recorded himself.

Greek producer Giganta released an excellent EP, Force, on Actress' Werkdiscs label in March.

April 2, 2014 Bruising basslines, staccato synths and rave-worthy rhythms: the best in electronic dance music.


Sudanese singer Alsarah.

March 31, 2014 Hear smash hits and intriguing tracks from Sudan, India, Nigeria and beyond.

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