Anastasia Tsioulcas http://kvnf.org en First Listen: Tinariwen, 'Emmaar' http://kvnf.org/post/first-listen-tinariwen-emmaar How do you build on the reputation that has made your band the most visible ambassador of an entire people? For its seventh international album, <em>Emmaar</em>, <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15405877/tinariwen" target="_blank">Tinariwen</a> has some striking ideas that were born out of both creativity and absolute necessity.<p>Unfortunately, <em>Emmaar</em> reflects the unpleasant truth of this time in Tinariwen's career. It was made in the U.S. Mon, 03 Feb 2014 04:02:00 +0000 Anastasia Tsioulcas 21725 at http://kvnf.org First Listen: Tinariwen, 'Emmaar' Guess Who's Singing The National Anthem At The Super Bowl? http://kvnf.org/post/guess-whos-singing-national-anthem-super-bowl She's probably not among your first, or second, or 10th, or 20th-round guesses, but the NFL <a href="http://www.nfl.com/news/story/0ap2000000316164/article/renee-fleming-to-sing-national-anthem-at-super-bowl-xlviii" target="_blank">just announced</a> that American soprano <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15656760/renee-fleming" target="_blank">Renee Fleming</a> will sing the national anthem at Super Bowl XLVIII on Feb. 2.<p>Fleming is the first-ever opera singer to be given the honor. Tue, 21 Jan 2014 20:15:00 +0000 Anastasia Tsioulcas 21218 at http://kvnf.org Guess Who's Singing The National Anthem At The Super Bowl? Reunited After 50 Years, An Algerian Buena Vista Social Club Makes Its U.S. Debut http://kvnf.org/post/reunited-after-50-years-algerian-buena-vista-social-club-makes-its-us-debut <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-RVN1ZvHZCk</p> Thu, 08 Aug 2013 06:03:00 +0000 Anastasia Tsioulcas 14234 at http://kvnf.org Reunited After 50 Years, An Algerian Buena Vista Social Club Makes Its U.S. Debut