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Ultraísta: Sister

Ultraísta: Sister

Ryan Reed on May 14, 2020
“I can feel the pull of your history,” Laura Bettinson coos on “Harmony,” a beguiling web of Afrobeat groove and sci-fi synth buzz. It’s a fitting observation: Like Ultraísta’s 2012 […]
Various Artists: Alefa Madagascar: Salegy, Soukous & Soul from the Red Island 1974-1984

Various Artists: Alefa Madagascar: Salegy, Soukous & Soul from the Red Island 1974-1984

Richard Gehr on May 13, 2020
Sort of a long-deferred appendix to the remarkable guitarists explored on 1992’s A World Out of Time, which documented Henry Kaiser and David Lindley’s musical field trip to the relatively […]
Ross Hammond & Poly Varghese: Across Oceans

Ross Hammond & Poly Varghese: Across Oceans

May 12, 2020
Ry Cooder and Vishwa Mohan Bhatt’s 1993 album, A Meeting By the River, has long been the most memorable meeting of American and Indian slide guitarists. However, Bhatt disciple Poly […]