I had a chance to see Roberto Fonseca play at the 2015 Fes Festival of World Sacred Music in Morocco, in a duo collaboration with Malian singer Fatoumata Diawara. In his thrilling, visceral performance, the Havana-born musician, composer, and bandleader embodied the multifarious musicality of Cuba’s best jazz pianists. Blessed with access to the island’s […]
The Ethio-jazz pioneer crosses more stylistic boundaries.
The roots music at this year’s Square Roots festival includes Fatoumata Diawara, Glenn Jones, and more.
What’s scheduled for some of this summer’s best free concert series.
Part three of my favorite albums of 2012 countdown
Six Reader writers, 12 months, 30 picks, and no generic “top tens”
Devo, Dirty Three, and Julia Holter are among the highlights on this week’s Soundboard
Bureaucratic fumbling has diminished the World Music Festival, but its lineup still includes some highly recommendable acts
The lineup for this year’s World Music Festival has been announced, and it doesn’t look good