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Vampire Weekend, the indie-rock band with a “world music” twist, has managed the seemingly impossible: hit a certain demographic—hipsters and indie fans, for example—with a barrage of media so intense, they felt ubiquitous, while also making respected African music critics’... Read more →


Scottish music performer and teacher Ed Pearlman has launched an online petition asking the White House and Congress to pass legislation that would permit temporary U.S. visits for the purposes of cultural exchange by acknowledged experts in traditional arts. The... Read more →