Listen Thistle And Shamrock: Celtic Show Bands
Listen Sidi Toure On World Cafe WXPN
Watch International Hits: Keep Summer Alive With 'Tacata'
September 17, 2012 – The happily inane dance song conquered Scandinavia and Italy before taking over Spain.
Listen Another Reason To Skip Sleep: Indian Classical Music
September 13, 2012 – These New York City concerts last until dawn, with music meant for specific times of day and night.
Listen Sauti Sol: Native Sons Sing Straight To Kenya's Youth
September 8, 2012 – In a scene led by party music, Kenya's most popular band has a message that cuts through the noise.
Listen Latin Roots: The Politics Of Music WXPN
Listen Luciana Souza: From Bossa Nova To Chet Baker
Listen Bang On A Pan: Steel-Drum Orchestras Ready For Battle
August 31, 2012 – Brooklyn's annual Panorama Competition sees massive Caribbean-style steel bands coming together.
Listen Thistle and Shamrock: A Broader Canvas
Listen Latin Roots: From Africa To Brazil, The Story Of Samba WXPN
August 23, 2012 – Grammy award-winning Latin music producer Aaron Levinson talks about the traditions of samba music. WXPN
Watch This Ain't A Love Song: Seven Musicians Who Break Cliches
August 23, 2012 – This week we bring you new songs that move past the usual themes of love and lust.
Watch Janka Nabay: The King Of Bubu Music
Watch Musicians Who Paid The Price Before Pussy Riot
Watch ¡Ay Amor! Seven Unusual Latin Love Songs
Watch Juanes: A Superstar Slows Down, Shifts Gears