Burkina Electric

New Sounds

Bang on a Can Marathon 2010 - Part II

Saturday, December 29, 2012

For this edition of New Sounds, listen to some of the 2010 highlights from the annual new music extravaganza, recorded live at the World Financial Center.  We'll hear a work for percussion and 1-bit electronics from New York-based Tristan Perich, who combines math and physics with acoustic and electronic music for elegant and austere results.  That, and more.



Gig Alerts: Burkina Electric

Friday, June 25, 2010

The Afro-electric outfit perform at the Bang on a Can Marathon at the World Financial Center's Winter Garden. Download their eclectic jam "Sankar Yaaré."



Soundcheck CD Picks of the Week

Thursday, March 11, 2010

Our picks this week include a Queens DJ whose album flows like a symphony, some electronica from West Africa and the return of one of indie rock’s most polarizing figures.