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2007 Stories by J. Poet

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  • Konono No. 1

    published October 18, 2007

    Konono No. 1 is from the Congo and is unlike anything you've ever heard. The group's music is based on the sound of the likembé, or... More >>

  • Swati

    published June 7, 2007

    Folky New York rocker Swati was a classically trained trombonist before she picked up the guitar and started writing songs in her late teens. Her... More >>

  • Balkan Beat Box

    published May 24, 2007

    Sax player Ori Kaplan, keyboard player Tamir Muskrat, and MC Tomer Yosef, the madmen behind Balkan Beat Box, are spearheading the latest... More >>

  • 120 Days

    published May 10, 2007

    Maybe it's the long nights with nothing to do but take drugs and play music, or maybe it's their position outside of America's mainstream, but... More >>

  • Paul Weller

    published February 1, 2007

    Although he hasn't made much of a splash on this side of the pond, Paul Weller's British career marks him as one of the most successful artists to... More >>

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