Blog Round Up

Ethan Zuckerman has a review of a new African music blog and other interesting bits on African music.  Another great African music site is Calabash Music with loads of reviews, free downloads and you can also purchase whole albums or single tracks online.

If Hip Hop is your thing then ByronCrawford has being going crazy all week with reviews and some pretty hard hitting comments on and around the music biz

Left2Right have a superb essay "An incurably ignorant public"  See more for evidence of this "fact" and a few suggestions to improve matters – If you are one of these whiney Americans then don’t go here.

Moorish Girl has a piece about graffiti seen in Baghdad and published in Harpers