Supple and incisive – Thea Gilmore on Ghosts and Graffiti

Mixed media: music reviews

New releases from Thea Gilmore and Colin Stetson & Sarah Neufeld, reviewed by Louise Gray.

Buy this magazine

NI 482 - Global banking now - May, 2015
Goran Kajfeš – inimitably himself.

Music Reviews

Louise Gray listens to The Reason Why Vol 2 and Ba Power.

Buy this magazine

NI 481 - Total control - is Monsanto unstoppable? - April, 2015

Mixed media: Music

War Is a Wound, Peace Is a Scar, by Hanoi Masters; Convoque seu Buda by Criolo.

Buy this magazine

NI 480 - The great green energy grab - March, 2015
Sweet harmonies, brutal message from Razia Said.

Mixed media: music

Reviews of Razia Said's Akory and Lucas Santtana's Sobre Notes e Dias.

Buy this magazine

NI 479 - Democracy in the digital era - January, 2015
Great gentleness - and stunning quartets.

Mixed media: Music

Silk & Stone by Amira Medunjanin; Lament by Einstürzende Neubauten.

Buy this magazine

NI 478 - NGOs - Do they help? - December, 2014
Throat singer Tanya Tagaq on sublime and spectacular form with Animism.

Music reviews

Animism by Tanya Tagaq; Spirit of Malombo by Julian Bahula.

Buy this magazine

NI 477 - Big oil RIP? - November, 2014
Drumming mastery from Nigeria’s daring Tony Allen.Bernard Benant

Mixed media: Music

Film of Life by Tony Allen; Voice + Vision by Various Artists.

Buy this magazine

NI 476 - Cuba - October, 2014

Mixed media: Music

Bloody Rain by Sarah-Jane Morris; The Island of Dr Electrico by The Bombay Royale.

Buy this magazine

NI 475 - Gold trouble - September, 2014
Susheela Raman – on excellent and throaty form.

Music reviews

Queen Between by Susheela Raman; Tzenni by Noura Mint Seymali.

Buy this magazine

NI 474 - Feminism fights back - July, 2014
Singaporean insecurities in Ilo Ilo.

Also out there...

Music, film and book also out there.

Read this article

NI 473 - The politics of language loss - June, 2014
Young diva Karbasi explores Sephardic roots.

Music reviews

Toumani & Sidiki by Toumani Diabaté and Sidiki Diabaté; La Tsadika by Mor Karbasi.

Read this article

NI 473 - The politics of language loss - June, 2014
Unashamed power pop from Marinah.

Mixed Media: Music

Marinah by El Baile de las Horas; The Phoenix and the Turtle by Beverley Martyn.

Buy this magazine

NI 471 - The war on whistleblowers - April, 2014
An interview with Public Service Broadcasting

An interview with Public Service Broadcasting

Using archive footage, propaganda material and public information films to accompany their music, J Willgoose and Wrigglesworth weave together past, present and future. Jo Lateu asks J Willgoose what it’s all about.

Buy this magazine

NI 463 - Argentina's challenge - June, 2013

Music reviews

Records from General Paolino featuring Mama Celina and Quercus.

Buy this magazine

NI 463 - Argentina's challenge - June, 2013
An impressive line-up of musical lefties.

Celebrating Subversion

Music by The Anti-Capitalist Roadshow (Fuse Records CF 099 2CD).

Buy this magazine

NI 460 - What has development done for me? - March, 2013
Nothing is sacred for Brazil's playful Graveola.

Eu Preciso de um Liquidificador

Music by Graveola (Mais Um Discos CD MAIS013)

Buy this magazine

NI 460 - What has development done for me? - March, 2013

Articles in this category displayed as a table:

Article title From magazine Publication date
Global banking now May, 2015
Total control - is Monsanto unstoppable? April, 2015
The great green energy grab March, 2015
Democracy in the digital era January, 2015
NGOs - Do they help? December, 2014
Big oil RIP? November, 2014
Cuba October, 2014
Gold trouble September, 2014
Feminism fights back July, 2014
The politics of language loss June, 2014
The politics of language loss June, 2014
The war on whistleblowers April, 2014
Commodities - the pitfalls of resource wealth March, 2014
Fracking - the gathering storm December, 2013
Time to rethink disability November, 2013
How the war on pirates became big business September, 2013
Argentina's challenge June, 2013
Argentina's challenge June, 2013
What has development done for me? March, 2013
What has development done for me? March, 2013
Back