Words on World Music

Blog archives for the day Friday, September 26th, 2008

Archive for September 26th, 2008

Friday, September 26th, 2008

The Vancouver International Film Festival is on RIGHT NOW! And there are several films to appeal to the ears as well as the eyes.  I speak particularly of world music films, and they have a passle. Youssou N’Dour, Return to Goree,  Throw Down Your Heart, The Halfmoon Files, The Song of Sparrows, Archeology of Memory, Café […]

Friday, September 26th, 2008

This morning New Yorkers were entertained by world musician Angelique Kidjo, will.i.am, and apl.de.ap, as they sang on the steet together.  It was just a reminder for the world leaders gathering in that city that they had pledged to end world poverty — and they expect them to live up to their promise. Check it […]