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Sounds of the Rainforest: Arts-Integrated Music Education

Just wrapped up a weeklong artist residency for Young Audiences at Lincoln Elementary School in Melrose, Mass., titled "Sounds of the Rainforest." It was a great week, though these kids were so knowledgeable about the rainforest that at times it felt like they were...

Antibalas Tops List of Best 15 Afrobeat Albums of 2012

Courtesy of our friends over at The Afrobeat Blog, here's a list of the Top 15 Afrobeat Albums of 2012. Topping the list is Brooklyn-based Antibalas, featuring drummer and ThisWorldMusic Ghana study abroad alum Miles Arntzen. 1. Antibalas - Antibalas 2. Fangnawa...