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Geoffrey Oryema, 1953-2018

One of Real World's most loved musicians, Uganda-born Geoffrey Oryema, has died at the age of 65.

Totó La Momposina releases vinyl compilation ‘La Verdolaga’

Fans of the Colombian legend will be glad to have some of her classic tracks on vinyl for the first...

Bowers & Wilkins Live: WOMAD 2017

You heard it before you saw it, pulsing from inside the whopping great tent that –even at WOMAD, w...

Day by day line-up announced for WOMAD 2018

WOMAD UK have just announced the day splits for their 2018 festival at Charlton Park, 26-29 July.

Rokia Koné on the challenges facing Mali’s youth

Rokia Koné talks about the challenges facing Mali's youth in this interview and live session by Ins...

The Breath unveil new video, Let The Cards Fall

The Breath have unveiled the video for ‘Let the Cards Fall’, the title-track from their sophomor...

Loney dear covers Metallica at the Polar Music Prize

Loney dear honoured 2018 Polar Music Prize recipients Metallica in a tribute performance.

Obituary: Clarence Fountain

Clarence Fountain, founding member and longtime leader of the iconic gospel group Blind Boys of Alab...

Society of Sound: Listen and You’ll See

This month’s Bowers & Wilkins Society of Sound release is a celebration of 10 years of outstanding music.

Habib Faye

News has reached us of the death Habib Faye, who was a long-time musical collaborator with Youssou N...

Society of Sound: Low Island

Low Island are a band a lifetime in the making. Carlos Posada (vocals, guitar, keys), Jacob Lively (...