Critical World
Thinking Globalization Through Popular Culture

James Brown: The most sampled man in the universe on The Simpsons There are many examples of songs that have been copied from artists in developing economies and reworked for significant profits by artists and distributors in markets in the West. Through three examples (Malaika, Guantanamera and Day-O), we can see how popular songs take […]

La notte della taranta video notes about anthropology and music. Ce projet est né après avoir tourné un « making off » sur l’édition 2003 de La Notte della Taranta (la nuit de la tarentule) un festival musical qui a lieu chaque année au mois d’Août à Melpignano, une très petite ville du Salento,  la […]