Read Beautiful Bossa Nova From Rio's Seu Jorge WXPN
Watch In 'Violeta Went To Heaven,' A Folk Icon's Tempestuous Life
July 13, 2013 – A new film attempts to capture the complex story of Chilean singer and visual artist Violeta Parra.
Watch A Music Festival Grows In The Rainforest
Read Yiddish Preservationists Take Their Subject To The Stage
July 6, 2013 – The An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble was founded to perform century-old Yiddish folk songs.
Watch Cheick Hamala Diabate: Tiny Desk Concert
Watch Amir ElSaffar & Two Rivers: Golden Sound In A Gleaming Space
July 3, 2013 – The trumpeter and santur player pairs the sibling spirits of jazz and Arab classical music.
Read DJ Betto Arcos Spins The Latest From Brazil
Watch Flamenco Sensation Buika Embraces Her 'Animal' Voice
June 13, 2013 – Growing up, Buika was used to people saying her voice was ugly. But that didn't stop her.
Read The Creole Choir Of Cuba: Reviving Caribbean History In 'Santiman'
June 10, 2013 – On its newest album, Santiman, the choir sings songs in tribute to its Haitian ancestors.
Read Can't Stop The Beat: Three New Caribbean Artists Making Waves
June 9, 2013 – Alt.Latino's hosts share music by some powerful Caribbean female vocalists.
Read Jose-Luis Orozco: Capturing Kids' Attention In Two Languages
June 7, 2013 – The Mexican singer and author is passionate about teaching children to be bilingual through music.
Read First Listen: Buika, 'La Noche Más Larga'
Read Kobo Town: A Haunted 'Jukebox' Filled With Caribbean Sounds
May 24, 2013 – The Toronto band plays a mix of old-school calypso, ska and West Indian styles.
Watch Mohammad Reza Shajarian: Tiny Desk Concert