World Fusion

Alla Kadysh
Exotic yet earthy, meet this Canada-based Russian singer/songwriter.

Profile of a band from Vancouver that combines a multitude of instruments with genres.

Boiled in Lead
An exciting and informative interview with Drew Miller of BiL.

Cordes en Folie
An interview with the members of Cordes en Folie, a World Beat trio from Vancouver.

Enter the wild and wacky world of Namaste, a World Fusion ensemble from York, PA.

Psychic Enemies Network
World Fusion meets New Age and Jazz -- an interview with this brotherly duo.

Reptile Palace Orchestra
Interview with the "Balkan Lounge Funk" band.

Q&A With Serah
Singer/songwriter Serah talks about crossing cultural boundaries with music.

Eurasian folk ensemble in the Unites States.

Zabe i Babe
The sounds of the Balkans in America.

16 Visions
Performance theatre group that presents dancing and singing extravaganzas from different cultures.

Barbershop quartet based in New York.

Abizaid Arts
A dance program instructing in the art of African and South American dance.

Non-profit society promoting international cultural development.

Alexander, Sara
World fusion performer from the Middle east bridging the gaps between Israelies and Arabs.

Ancient Future
Celebrating over 20 years of World Fusion music and dance.

Four World musicians from Vancouver, Canada, with a collection of over 1000 instruments between them. Bio, history, projects, recordings, press, contact info.

A duo from Seattle known for their eclectic sounds on original instruments.

Barbershop Harmony Society Headquarters
The definitive source for Barbershop hobbyists.

Blue Star
German-based duo that adds Himalayan influences to their use of Western instruments.

Boiled in Lead
The official Boiled in Lead page for this "punk/folk/world" band from Minneapolis.

Boiled in Lead Fanclub
The unofficial Boiled in Lead page, with a mailing list.

Bolat, Latif
A versatile Turkish composer and musician who now lives in California.
Very comprehensive site about Canadain music in English and French, with lots of reviews and information.

Cormack and Ross Band
A duo that composes and performs jazz-based world music, influenced from India, Indonesia, and Africa.

Cous Cous Clan
An interesting site featuring links to and about World Music and ethnic recipes.

Desert Wind
Middle Eastern/classical/jazz band and independent label.

Elling, Kurt
Biography and links about this jazz vocalist.

Esperanto Sound System
DJ Esperanto of Chicago spins international contemporary dance music from Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, and beyond.

Gary, John
Bio, photos on a site by the late singer's family.

Gelb, Philip
A shakuhachi player from the U.S. who fuses many styles with this unusual instrument.

World polyphony in France.

Global Village
World Music radio program, with broadcast times and stations as well as archives of playlists.

Go Van Gogh
Playing many instruments and styles, this band is everything and nothing at once.

Groovesite, The
Music news and clips from "all sides."

Hammond, Marie-Lynn
Toronto-based singer/songwriter and playwright.

Hands On'Semble
Contemporary percussion quartet that features hand drumming.

Combines Northern Indian Music with American Bluegrass.

Hinojosa, Tish
Her sweet voice combines Tex-Mex and folk in English and Spanish.

Hinojosa, Tish, #2
Fan site with discography, concert history, links, related sites.

From Santa Cruz CA, a band that combines Gypsy and Klezmer music.

Didgeridoos and ambient music.

International Lyrics Server
Lyrics for over 100, 000 songs worldwide.

MP3 downloads from World Music artists.

Kadysh, Alla
Russian born singer/songwriter now based in Canada.
Online music and video shows for World, jazz, reggae, and much more.

Lanois, Daniel
A renowned producer for many artists who's own work combines French, Acadian, folk, and Cajun influences.

Lorraine Rousseau & Robert Carlton
A husband and wife duo from Canada performing elegantly relaxing instrumental music on flute and guitar.

MacKenzie, Mack
Folk, rock, country, and honest lyrics from this Montreal-based singer/songwriter.

Mahé, Alex
A bilingual French/English children's entertainer from Alberta, Canada.

Mathis, Kane
Oud and Kora player based in the United States.

Maya Soleil
World dance and funk music; mix of instrumental, percussive, and vocal music.

MegaCity Chorus
Official Site for the MegaCity Chorus Male Acappella Group from Toronto.

"Viotar" music.

Montgomery, Andy
Session keyboard player and composer in Scotland.

Mustapha, Sabah Habas
From the band 3 Mustaphas 3, this site is dedicated to Sabah Habas' solo work, which has an Indonesian flavor.

Indian tabla and Swedish folk music combined!

World music groove with this band from York, PA.

Naser, Hani
Middle Eastern drummer with styles encompassing jazz, rock, and World Beat.

N'Dour, Youssou
An African musician who has collaborated with Peter Gabriel, Neneh Cherry, Branford Marsalis, and others.

Nelson McGary's Oldtime Fiddle Pages
A fun site devoted to traditional fiddle music.

Real Audio broadcasts -- choose what music you want to listen to.

North Metro Chorus
Barbershop music - the 1997 & 2000 Sweet Adelines International Chorus Champions.
Sound samples and more.

Peace Through World Music
A collection of information and links about artists working together for peace.

Pentatonic Page
Links to information about tonality, scales, for jazz and World Music.

Plamondon, Crystal
A vocalist from Alberta, Canada, known for her cajun, folk, and zydeco stylings.

Planet Earth Music
A New Age music store as well as having Native American, Celtic, and World Beat reviews and sound samples.

Psychic Enemies Network
Blending ambient electronic music with Gamelan, Arabic, and African influences.

World Music site developed by Quincy Jones, with sound samples, news chat fromSouth Africam, Cuba, Brazil, and more.

Raine-Reusch, Randy
Member of ASZA and a World Music specialist. Bio, press, activities, instruments, compositions.

Reggae Passover
A project involving the music of the Jewish and African Diaspora, for songs of the Jewish holiday of Passover.

Reptile Palace Orchestra
An ensemble of Gypsy and Balkan "lounge funk."

Rhythm Web
General information and links for African, Asian, Brazilian music.

Richard, Zachary
A bilingual official site for the cajun/roots/jazz sensation -- bio, photos, guestbook, news, and discography.

Rinaldi, Pascal
A French male vocalist from Switzerland.

River Saints
Working class rock and blues. Photos, bio, CD ordering information, audio clips.

Shaggy Mane Music
The home of Canadian folk/country singer/songwriter Derek Swain.

Looping drum grooves against and atmospheric background.

Sputnik 7
Interactive streaming video from established and up and coming artists.

Sweet Adeline International
Women singers promoting barbershop harmony.

Tea Party, The
A Canadian band which fuses Eastern and Western sounds.

Te Vaka
The sounds of Polynesia from a band in New Zealand.

Third Planet, The
A fusion of Middle Eastern and European sounds, the page is available in Italian or English.

To An Isle in the Water
Sound clips and ordering information about this album of the poetry of William Butler Yeats set to lush orchestrations.

Turku Eurasian Folk Ensemble
Based in the U.S., this band uses indiginous Middle Eastern instruments and styles.

Indian, Russian, Tuvan, Hindi and European cultures and influences come together in this band.

Official home of World Music Charts Europe and of a German page for African music.

White, Nancy
Canadian singer/songwriter with a Celtic touch.

World Music Radio
Member supported live Internet radio.

Electronic music with RealAudio samples.

Zabe i Babe
A band inspired by the landscapes and people of Sarajevo, with international musical influences.

Zahm, Charlie
Singer/songwriter of Celtic, Maritime, Folk music.

World Fusion ensemble from Santa Cruz.

Zoetek World Radio
Everything from Asian underground to African music.