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They are indeed strange times that we are living in. We sincerely hope that you are all coping with the COVID19 situation and that you are keeping yourselves safe and sound.

The cultural community has suffered a hard blow with festivals and gigs being cancelled, records stores closing, new releases being postponed, resulting in numerous artists and people working in the scene in an extremely precarious situation. That said, many initiatives that aspire to support the music scene and explore alternatives have developed.

We have gathered here for you a number of actions that you should have on your radar and we will keep updating them regularly.

United We Stream:
While all Berlin Clubs have closed and the rest of the world is in quarantine, Berlin declares it´s support and solidarity by...

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Each month we present to you the top world music album releases, as seen through the eyes of the World Music Charts Europe and Transglobal World Music Chart. At the end of each year, both monthly listings add up to the winner of the WOMEX Label Award and its runner-ups.

For the World Music Charts Europe (WMCE), the world's first association of its kind, Radio DJs and programmers from 24 European countries collect their top albums of the month - usually presented in the DJs' programmes and the channels that present them. EURORADIO offers the opportunity to syndicate these programmes to members of the exchange system.

Transglobal World Music Chart (TWMC) was conceived in 2015 as an open network of music activists spreading world, roots and traditional music. It is open to makers and...

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When we met her last spring for the first time we knew immediately that Berlin is the place to be for her to develop her art and break through. Therefore we tried our best to make it happen. Now it is confirmed: the singer-songwriter, guitarist and performance artist Rasha Nahas will receive a working scholarship by the Berlin Senate for Culture and Europe in the programme “Weltoffenes Berlin” 2020, in cooperation with The Allianz Cultural Foundation.

Rasha Nahas grew up in Haifa where she developed her unique artistic identity and distinctive sound. Her sound moves between resonances of early rock n' roll, echoes of Weimar Cabaret and echoes of Free Jazz. The Guardian wrote, “Nahas has the theatricality of a Weimar Cabaret with added violins and rockabilly.” In 2016 she released her...

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Piranha in the movies, once again! Our beloved artist Mahmoud Fadl and his Nubian all-star ensemble Salamat are featured with their song ''Om Ul Khair'' in the German drama series ''4 Blocks''.

Born in 1955, Mahmoud Fadl is the descendant of a Nubian family rooted in the griot culture of the Battikol people. He was raised in the Egyptian cities of Aswan and Cairo and started his musical career as a musician and limbo dancer for Nubian and Arabic wedding celebrations. His outstanding talent for percussion soon made him a much sought-after musician for top Arabic orchestras and singers such as Ahmed Adawia and Nubian soul legend Ali Hassan Kuban. With his project Salamat they have set the tradimodern pace - a revitalization of traditions which were united for thousands of years but became...

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Each month we present to you the top world music album releases, as seen through the eyes of the World Music Charts Europe and Transglobal World Music Chart. At the end of each year, both monthly listings add up to the winner of the WOMEX Label Award and its runner-ups.

For the World Music Charts Europe (WMCE), the world's first association of its kind, Radio DJs and programmers from 24 European countries collect their top albums of the month - usually presented in the DJs' programmes and the channels that present them. EURORADIO offers the opportunity to syndicate these programmes to members of the exchange system.

Transglobal World Music Chart (TWMC) was conceived in 2015 as an open network of music activists spreading world, roots and traditional music. It is open to makers and...

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