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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
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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
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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
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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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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
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Global Glimpse: Ireland

Ireland’s musical legacy is well-documented. We’ve got no doubt you’ll know some of these songs, but w...

By RPM | October 23, 2020
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Global Glimpse: Morocco

Morocco has among the most diverse musical legacies of any nation on earth. Gnawa folk music, Malhun melodic poems, clas...

By RPM | October 16, 2020
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Global Glimpse: Vietnam

The Mekong’s not the only thing flowing through Vietnam; they’ve also got plenty of good tunes. From V-Pop t...

By Andrew Becker | October 09, 2020
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Global Glimpse: Michigan

Motown. 8 Mile. Classic Rock. Sufjan. Detroit House. The lis goes on. The U.S. state of Michigan has got a lot to be pro...

By RPM | September 25, 2020
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Global Glimpse: Peru

From cumbia to chicha to Quechua rap, the Andean nation of Peru pumps out the tunes like no other country. This week, Gl...

By RPM | September 04, 2020