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Global Glimpse: Chile

The story of Chilean popular music is inextricably tied to the U.S.-backed overthrow of the democratically elected Allen...

By RPM | March 12, 2021
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Global Glimpse: Manitoba

The Canadian province of Manitoba stands as the doorway its hallowed Prairie, a region rich in national heritage. So it ...

By RPM | January 08, 2021
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Global Glimpse: Latvia

This week’s Global Glimpse sees us head to the Baltic nation of Latvia, where modern songwriters and local legends...

By RPM | December 18, 2020
New Music, Read, Reviews

Don’t Miss Karen O and Willie Nelson’s New Duet of “Under Pressure”

Karen O and Willie Nelson come together on an unexpectedly fantastic version of “Under Pressure” Covers are ...

By Brian Fox | December 16, 2020
Album Reviews, New Music, Read, Reviews

The Big Easy Blends Garage Rock, Pop Punk, and Emo and Makes Something Greater

The Big Easy’s energetic and heartfelt debut A Long Year is angst at its finest and most honest. Indie rock can be...

By Brian Fox | December 14, 2020
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Global Glimpse: Angola

Kuduro, Kizomba, and Semba are just some of the many genres that make up the whole of Angolan music. Here’s a prim...

By RPM | December 11, 2020
Album Reviews, Read, Reviews

Guano is the Explosive Opening Salvo from Spooky Canadian Punks, Shitbats

Shitbats’ debut is an explosive package of irresistible spooky surf punk, filled with attitude and energy. A good ...

By Brian Fox | December 04, 2020
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Global Glimpse: Uzbekistan

Pop is king among modern music in Uzbekistan, but burgeoning hip hop and Shashmaqam-inspired rock scenes take part in th...

By RPM | November 20, 2020
Album Reviews, Read, Reviews

Estonians Holy Motors’ Second Album is the Perfect Shoegaze Western Soundtrack

Like a shoegaze band lost in a Spaghetti Western, Holy Motors continues refining their dreamy twang on their sophomore a...

By Brian Fox | November 17, 2020
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Global Glimpse: Perth

The Western Australian city of Perth may be known for its gorgeous beaches, but they’ve had a pretty tight musical...

By RPM | November 13, 2020
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Tunesday Adds: The Weather Station, Raissa & More

Every week, RPM updates Tunesday, our new global music playlist. Check out this week’s adds below! As the world an...

By RPM | November 03, 2020
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Global Glimpse: Dominican Republic

Bachata is the trademark musical style of the Dominican Republic, and its rhythms can be heard in the country’s re...

By RPM | October 30, 2020