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Alsarah: East African retro pop

The reigning queen of East African retro pop: Nubian-Sudanese-American singer Alsarah folds the heart of old and new African musical traditions into the soul of Arabic rhythms. Piecing together the mosaic of her mixed cultural heritage into a luminous whole, Alsarah's Brooklyn based outfit "Alsarah and the Nubatones" are touring tunes off their second album "Manara", which means "Lighthouse" in Arabic. Alsarah joins Mariam Saab on ENCORE!

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2018-10-23 ENCORE!

The Joubran Trio: 'We hope one day to be free of our identity'

As they release their latest album "The Long March", Palestinian brothers Samir, Wissam and Adnan join us in the studio to discuss the musical path they've carved out since...

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2018-10-22 ENCORE!

Music show: SLAP!, Boy George and Culture Club, plus Nao

Paris-based trio SLAP! serves up a tasty slice of lo-fi indie pop peppered with soul, funk and rock influences. The all-female band talk to Richelle Harrison Plesse about the...

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2018-10-19 ENCORE!

FIAC 2018: Paris's one-stop shop for Contemporary Art collectors

Whether you're looking to invest in a future masterpiece or just window shopping, the FIAC is Paris's premier marketplace for contemporary art from all over the world. Olivia...

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2018-10-18 ENCORE!

Masego: Meet the 'TrapHouseJazz' musician getting 55 million hits on YouTube

The Jamaican-American sax player Masego, who is filling up venues across Europe and the United States, speaks to Eve Jackson about being influenced by powerful women, his "uncle"...

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2018-10-17 ENCORE!

Film show: Capernaum - powerful social drama or poverty porn?

Film critic Emma Jones speaks to Eve Jackson about the week's film news, including Nadine Labaki's child salvation drama "Capernaum," the Neil Armstrong biopic "First Man" and...

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