An impressive line-up of musical lefties.

Celebrating Subversion

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

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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)

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NI 460 - What has development done for me? - March, 2013
'We call it life'

'We call it life'

'Riots have been nearly happening all my life,' poet-rapper Speech Debelle tells Louise Gray.

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NI 454 - Co-operatives - July, 2012
Viscera

Viscera

The new album by Norwegian artist Jenny Hval is astonishing - as much about poetry and story-telling as performance, says Louise Gray.

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NI 444 - The changing face of masculinity - July, 2011
Homeland

Homeland

Laurie Anderson is no stranger to the political landscape.

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NI 433 - Deported! What happened next? - June, 2010
BKO

BKO

Dirtmusic's debut album.

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NI 432 - Iraq - seven years later - May, 2010
Japanese Dub

Japanese Dub

The latest album from Jah Wobble and the Nippon Dub Ensemble.

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NI 432 - Iraq - seven years later - May, 2010
Genuine Negro Jig

Genuine Negro Jig

Hoe-down fiddles, the rhythmic rattle of spoons and kazoos with some banjos marking time, and you could be – where? A fictive Appalachian town? Some 1930s travelling music show?

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NI 431 - Bloody oil - shut down the tar sands! - April, 2010
Empire and Love

Empire and Love

Folk music, as Empire and Love shows so well, is a music that has a grounding in both past and present, both populist and political.

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NI 431 - Bloody oil - shut down the tar sands! - April, 2010
Ali & Toumani

Ali & Toumani

An intimate album with the space for real spontaneity

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NI 430 - Globalization on the rocks - March, 2010

Tsikaya: Músicos do Interior

Assembled under the artistic directorship of Victor Gama, Tsikaya is a superb example of how music is rooted in the society it comes from.

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NI 430 - Globalization on the rocks - March, 2010
Expressing a world – the peerless Kamilya Jubran.

Makan

An elegant album, stripped bare to its poetry. Bass notes on the oud ground the songs wonderfully and Jubran’s voice is sinuous and expressive, full of colour tones.

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NI 429 - Too many of us? The population panic. - January, 2010

Articles in this category displayed as a table:

Article title From magazine Publication date
What has development done for me? March, 2013
What has development done for me? March, 2013
Co-operatives July, 2012
The changing face of masculinity July, 2011
Humans vs. Nature November, 2010
Humans vs. Nature November, 2010
Humans vs. Nature November, 2010
Humans vs. Nature November, 2010
Seed savers September, 2010
Life beyond growth July, 2010
Life beyond growth July, 2010
Deported! What happened next? June, 2010
Deported! What happened next? June, 2010
Iraq - seven years later May, 2010
Iraq - seven years later May, 2010
Bloody oil - shut down the tar sands! April, 2010
Bloody oil - shut down the tar sands! April, 2010
Globalization on the rocks March, 2010
Globalization on the rocks March, 2010
Too many of us? The population panic. January, 2010
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