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Leap In The Dark: Music Review: Aziza Brahim -Soutak
At first glance the Sahara Desert of North West Africa seems like one of the most inhospitable places on the face of the earth. Movies, and
Leap In The Dark: Music Review: Adrian Raso And Fanfare Ciocarlia - Devi...
When the Ottoman Empire invaded Eastern Europe they brought more than just their armies with them. Even today evidence of their occupation c
Leap In The Dark: Book Review: Hijos de la Selva/Sons of the Forest
In the early part of the 20th century photographer Edward Curtis was funded by American businessman J. P. Morgan to undertake the extensive
Leap In The Dark: Book Review: Dreams Before Extinction by Naeemeh Naeemaei
It's hard for us in the West not to have misconceptions of what life is like in countries where our perceptions are shaped entirely by what
Leap In The Dark: Movie Review: The Harder They Come
While it might surprise some people, there was a time when hardly anyone in North America knew what reggae music sounded like. Of course thi
Leap In The Dark: Book Review: The Silence Before the Whisper Comes by B...
Why would anyone write poetry? It's not what you'd call glamourous. You're never going to make money at it. The best you can hope for is if
Leap In The Dark: DVD Review: Midsomer Murders, Series 6
There's nothing like the beautiful English country side. Rolling hills, farmland and tracts of lovingly preserved forest. How idyllic to liv
Leap In The Dark: Book Review: How Music Works by David Byrne
We all listen to music. Maybe we only have it playing in the background, use it to help us sleep or meditate, or perhaps you sit and listen
Leap In The Dark: Music Review: David Broza - East Jerusalem/West Jerusalem
There are some subjects I know not to talk to most people about, because they probably won't like what I have to say on the matter. Always h
Leap In The Dark: Music Review: Neil Young - Live At The Cellar Door
It's sometimes easy to forget how long and varied a career Neil Young actually has had. Between his days with Buffalo Springfield, his work
Leap In The Dark: Music Review: The Clash - Special Edition Releases
I remember a conversation I had with my brother when I was a teenager. He asked me if I thought I would still be listening to any of the mus
Leap In The Dark: Movie Review: The Last Song Before The War
I can't remember when I heard about the Festival au Desert, which has been taking place in Northern Mali since 2001, for the first time. I d
Leap In The Dark: Music Review: Neil Gaiman and Amanda Palmer - An Eveni...
There have been many great artistic couples down through the ages. Now a days there seems to be more celebrity couplings than any real co-jo
Leap In The Dark: Television Review: Nashville 2.0: The Rise of Americana
Once upon a time there was pop music. You either liked what you heard or you didn't, and you didn't particularly care about anything else. T
Leap In The Dark: Music Review: Tartit With Imharhan - Live From The Sahara
When the annual Festival Au Desert in Northern Mali was cancelled in 2013 due to the territory's occupation by terrorist organizations inten
Leap In The Dark: DVD Review: Oil City Confidential - A Julien Temple Film
When people talk of the genesis of punk rock they usually refer to bands like Television, The Ramones, The Sex Pistols and The Clash as bein
Leap In The Dark: Book Review: The Silvered by Tanya Huff
Fantasy literature, specifically pertaining to werewolves and vampires, has been seriously tainted by the rise of the unholy spectre of roma
Leap In The Dark: Music Review: Bob Dylan - The Complete Album Collectio...
How do you write about an icon? What are you supposed to say about somebody whose life and work have already been picked over with a fine to
Leap In The Dark: Book Review: Alice In tumblr-Land And Other Fairy Tale...
"Curiouser and curiouser" was Alice's commentary on the world she found down the rabbit hole in Lewis Carol's Alice In Wonderland. While the