Tal National, the most popular band in the West African country of Niger.

Tal National: Moe’s Alley May 5th

In a journey that began with selling their CDs on street corners to becoming the most popular band in Niger, Tal National is promoting their new album Zoy Zoy and on tour, playing Moe’s Alley May 5th. Tal National’s members represent the different cultural groups of Niger, their music is a mix of traditional and originals, with […]

Shlohmo Dark Red

RPM Charts – End of April

Top 10: 1. LAPALUX – Lustmore / Brainfeeder 2. SHLOHMO – Dark Red / True Panther Sounds / WeDidIt 3. DORIAN CONCEPT – Joined Ends Remix [EP] / Ninja Tune 4. HOT SUGAR – God’s Hand / Break World 5. KODAK TO GRAPH – ISA / Family 6. GARDEN CITY MOVEMENT – Modern West / […]

Photo by Eric Thompson

Seabright Stringfest Apr 24th-26th

The 4th Annual Seabright Stringfest (Santa Cruz, CA) kicks off with a square dance Friday evening, April 24th, called by Erik Hoffman with music by the Earl White Stringband and The Percolators at the Market St. Theatre. Free concerts that feature more than a dozen bands playing Appalachian string band, bluegrass, blues, Celtic and other traditional string music from around the world continues on Sat, Apr 25th and Sun Apr 26th.