Read Remembering The People's Throat Singer Of Tuva
Watch Reunited After 50 Years, An Algerian Buena Vista Social Club Makes Its U.S. Debut
August 8, 2013 – Jewish and Muslim musicians who played together in Algiers thought that they'd never meet again.
Watch The Garifuna Collective Makes Magic On A Steamy Day
August 2, 2013 – See an inspiring new video from a group that soulfully weaves African, Amerindian and Latin sounds.
Watch Bombino, Live In Concert
Read In A Desert Encampment, Songs Of A Vanishing Way Of Life
July 27, 2013 – The Sahara Sessions, by the group Etran Finatawa, hinges on struggles of African nomadic tribes.
Read A Secret Folk Music Holds Firm In China's Badlands
July 19, 2013 – The nation's hardscrabble northwest is home to a centuries-old musical tradition called Lao Qiang.
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.