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· May, 2011

Stories about Music from May, 2011

Chile: 5 Great Moments of Chilean Hip-Hop

Syria: Light a Candle for Syria

Southeast Asia Funk Music

Ethiopia: Blog of Ethiopia Musician Meklit Hadero

Archive of Southeast Asian Music

Russia: History of Russian Pop

Africa: The role of music in African cinema

Azerbaijan: Eurovision winner Nigar Camal's visa criticism

Azerbaijan: Bloggers Divided Over Eurovision Win

Last weekend, Azerbaijan was shaking, with thousands of people flooding onto the streets of Baku, the capital, celebrating their country's win in the Eurovision Song Contest held a few hours...

Georgia: Beyoncé's Girls Rule an Apocalyptic… Caucasus?

The premiere of American singer Beyoncé's "Run The World (Girls)" video on May 18 evoked much debate among bloggers and social media users in Georgia for a less than expected...

Brazil: “The City's Most Beautiful Band” Wins the Internet

Translating a Vietnamese song to English

Azerbaijan: Manatvision

Brazil: Special Coverage on Sounds and Colours

Costa Rica: Day Against Homophobia

Costa Rica celebrated the International Day Against Homophobia on May 17, and both online and offline people celebrated sexual diversity.

Ukraine, U.S.: Chornobyl Songs Project

Ecuador: Three Years After the Factory Tragedy

April 19 marked three years since the fire at the Factory discotheque in Quito while a gothic rock concert was in progress. As a result, 19 were killed and 24...

Azerbaijan: Eurovision Pride

Puerto Rico: Honoring Ismael Rivera

Puerto Rico: New Documentary

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