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Jun Miyake

Posted November 05, 2013

In France, the daily Le Monde and the monthly classical magazine Classica are the first to review, with great enthusiasm, the new Jun Miyake release “Lost Memory Theatre – Act 1”. In Germany, the media (press and radio) enthusiasm for this production is overwhelming: “beautifully eclectic, a triumph of imagination, light and smiling, a sound p... more


Toumani Diabaté

Posted November 04, 2013

Kora player and World Circuit artist Toumani Diabaté will perform with the trio Da Kali at the prestigious Theatre de la Ville, Paris, on November 18. LA FETE DE LA MUSIQUE MANDINGUE – the Mandingue Music Festival is the title of the event.


Fanfare Ciocarlia

Posted November 04, 2013

Fanfare Ciocarlia ’Devil’s Tale’ by Canadian guitar wizard Adrian Raso & Fanfare Ciocarlia is a new Asphalt Tango release scheduled in France for March 3, 2014. The recording includes legendary guitarists John Jorgenson and Rodrigo (of Rodrigo & Gabriela) and rock drummer Kevin Figueiredo. The music created is rooted in... more


Marina Cedro

Posted October 25, 2013

The young and beautiful Argentinian New Tango artist Marina Cedro, just back from very successful concert dates in Germany and in Spain, will perform with her group at the 3 Baudets in Paris on November 13 and at the China Club on December 12. Her album Cronicas will be on release through the German label Szenario Arts in March 2014.


56th Grammy Ballot

Posted October 25, 2013

56th Grammy Ballot: Our worldwide projects Egyptian Project led by Jérome Ettinger and released on 6 Degrees and Diabel Cissokho first solo CD “Kanabory Syanama” (“Don’t try to escape from your origins”) on Harmonia Mundi/World Village are listed in the Best World Music CD section for the January 26, 2014 Grammy Awards event. Cissokho is current... more


Leon Redbone

Posted October 17, 2013

The gorgeous voice of American artist Leon Redbone and his intimate, low key delivery (Bob Dylan was a fan from the very start) have obviously appealed to E-bay, who have used his song “Christmas Ball Blues” (from the CD “Christmas Island”, released in 1987!) to attract the crowds in Germany with a cute little seasonal video. more


clip my fate WVB

Posted October 17, 2013

Warsaw Village Band’s 6th album « Nord » has had a great success in their home country Poland as in many others across Europe and further abroad. Here is their second, fascinating video for the track “My Fate” from the CD: more


LCP japon

Posted October 17, 2013

Japanese label Japub has helped Cyril Coppini from the French Institute to organize the latest Japanese dates for the French band La Caravane Passe which will take place in November


YOM - "The Empire of Love" medias reactions

Posted October 16, 2013

Here are the first reactions of the French media to Yom ’s new release « The Empire of Love » : The clarinet’s rapturous drunkenness flows over to the point that all taboos are eliminated, one after the other – and consciousness widens to the point of being penetrated by a vast, universal orgasm” (Les Inrockuptibles); “A beautiful invitation to... more


diabel cissokho

Posted October 14, 2013

Composer and kora-player Diabel Cissokho, published here, will continue his participation in the Africa Express events with a date at the Fiesta des Suds in Marseille, on October 19. He will be in good company once again with Fatou Diawara and Tony Allen, also represented here, with Damon Albarn, the initiator of the project, as well as many oth... more