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2006 Stories by Derek Beres

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  • Urbs

    published August 3, 2006

    While he's been circulating on the Austrian DJ circuit since '97, Paul Nawrata has been tooling around with various projects, most notably... More >>

  • Camille

    published June 1, 2006

    Cutting her teeth with unique Parisian band Nouvelle Vague (whose last album featured bossa nova covers of '80s songs by the likes of Joy... More >>

  • Cibelle

    published May 4, 2006

    Expectations are dangerous beasts; anyone expecting an update of Brazilian vocalist Cibelle's debut is in for a shock. Fortunately, no one will... More >>

  • Various Artists

    published April 20, 2006

    In an attempt to give light to forgotten (though pivotal) singles from the heyday of the San Fran/Oakland funk/soul diaspora, Luv N'Haight... More >>

  • Public Enemy

    published March 2, 2006

    While most "Golden Era" hip-hoppers have retired to community social clubs or made halfhearted, half-cracked attempts at reliving bygone days,... More >>

  • Nação Zumbi

    published February 23, 2006

    In 1991, Chico Science began mixing the local percussive styles of Pernambuco, Brazil, with searing electronic rhythms. Until his early death in... More >>

  • Julia Sarr & Patrice Larose

    published February 2, 2006

    Of all recent cross-cultural collaborations, the pairing of Senegalese vocalist Julia Sarr and French flamenco guitarist Patrice Larose proves to... More >>

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