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Music: April 2012 Archives


Gurrumul, an Australian Aboriginal singer/songwriter has been called "the next world music celebrity" and "the greatest voice Australia has ever recorded" by newspapers around the world. Sting went so far as to call him "the sound of a higher being". Our music columnist Errol Nazareth brought in Gurrumul's new album, Rrakala.
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Johnny Cash Is Back

Johnny Cash, one of country music's most iconic stars, would have turned 80 this year and our music columnist Errol Nazareth says several albums celebrating the "Man In Black's" birthday, are expected in record stores over the next eight months. Errol's here to tell us about the first major project.
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Auto-Tune That Works?

Several months before releasing its debut album, "Poli├ža" began creating a major buzz in their hometown of Minnesota, thanks to Channy Leaneagh's ethereal voice and the group's moody, textured sound. This morning our music columnist Errol Nazareth reviewed their album, "Give You The Ghost".
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