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Tibetan Singer/Songwriter Tashi D Sharzur (Techung) Receives Artist Fellowship from the New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) and the New York State Council on The Arts (NYSCA)

A total of $623,000 has been awarded to 89 Fellows (with 15 finalists) in New York State. 2018 NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowships were awarded in the categories of Fiction, Interdisciplinary Work, Painting, Video/Film, and Folk/Traditional Arts including Tashi D Sharzur aka Techung. .


A New Take on Spanish Tradition from Vigüela, New Album 24.08.2018

‘A Tiempo Real’ is the new album from the traditional Spanish folk band Vigüela. It is a double-disc of almost 100 minutes of carefully arranged traditional folk songs and is as much album as a lively preservation project. ‘A Tiempo Real’ is a cultural contribution to Spanish folk music as performed in village life in homes, festivities and celebrations in the province of Castilla-La Mancha and beyond.


New Album: A Cry For Revolution: Los Ruphay Celebrates 50 Years

Few bands get to celebrate 50 years together. Bolivian folklore band Los Ruphay are one of the lucky ones; a band that continues to live and play folk songs and music from their home country to the world. ‘A Cry For Revolution’ is an anniversary album to celebrate 50 years, which is a mighty accomplishment by any standards.