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· December, 2008

Stories about Music from December, 2008

Cuba: Remembering José Silvestre White

Chile: Creative Commons Licensed Album Nominated for Prize

India: The Top Five Newsworthy Events in the Indian Blogosphere in 2008

Philippines: Music Teacher's Memoirs

Trinidad & Tobago: Booming

Central and Eastern Europe: A Christmas Roundup

Czech Republic: A Politics-Free Roundup

Ukraine: Hutsuls and Crimean Tatars

Ukraine: Holiday Season Update

Caribbean: 2008 in Review

From natural disasters to lightning bolts of the athletic kind, 2008 was a busy one for the Caribbean blogosphere. Here are some of the highlights...

Guadeloupe, Martinique, Guyane: Celebrating Christmas with “Chanté Nwel”

With Christmas approaching, the French Overseas Departments of Guadeloupe, Martinique and Guyane are vibrating to the tune of their folk musical instruments like ka (a big drum)[Fr], ti-bwa (two bamboo...

Israel: LivniBoy Gives ObamaGirl a Run For Her Money

Bolivia: The Business of Digital Piracy in El Alto

Costa Rica: Call for Collaborative Christmas Video

Costa Rican online humour collective which translates into "I can´t pronounce the R" has set out a call for participation from Costa Ricans and those familiar with their culture...

Turkey: Dario Moreno

UAE: Hip Hop Documentary Opens

Cuba, Brazil, U.S.A.: Composer Honoured

Peru: Iron Maiden in Lima Set for March 2009

Armenia: Musical Prime Minister

Guinea: ‘African Music Treasures’ first anniversary

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