July 21st was the release date of Divine Tides, the long-awaited album by “super-duo” Ricky Kej and Stewart Copeland
A quick chat with Mercan Dede, AKA Arkın Ilıcalı. The eclectic Turkish-Canadian musician is about to release the third chapter of his two-volume collection entitled “Ludovico Einaudi: Mercan Dede Reimagined”.
A podcast recorded entirely in English offers a glimpse of what goes on behind the scenes of Ludovico Einaudi’s music, and the reasons for his international success.
Having reached mainstream fame through Afrikan blues, the griot art and culture is now adapting to new languages and challenges, proving its tenacity and a strong connection to the present.
Music and Podcasts: The Thousand Fruit of On-Demand Music
Music-centered podcasts represent the bulk of the current podcast market, but their listeners seem to be much more dispersed than for any other kind of podcast, creating a vast, complex and ever-changing universe.
Meridiana: Mauro Durante’s Sense of Time
The album’s release was accompanied by a livestream performance on the Canzoniere’s social media, and by the creation of a website offering the full, 360-degrees Meridiana experience. A multi-disciplinary, immersive website which includes, alongside the record’s music and lyrics, a series of detailed studies on cultural and philosophical issues and current events.