Read Son Jarocho, The Sound Of Veracruz
Read Analog Players Society: A Party Cooked Up In A Studio
September 25, 2012 – Hurricane Season in Brooklyn is jaunty, even rollicking, with African rhythms and accents.
Watch KCRW Presents: Antibalas KCRW
Listen Thistle And Shamrock: Celtic Show Bands
Read 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.
Read 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.
Read 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.
Read Latin Roots: The Politics Of Music WXPN
Read Luciana Souza: From Bossa Nova To Chet Baker
Read 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
Read 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
Listen 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.