Category: Music

Yugoslav New Wave Music From 80-ies

April 5th, 2008 — 10:01am

During first half of 1980-ies a wave of new music and art happened in former Yugoslavia. Not being a member of Warsaw Pact, communist Yugoslavia had more liberal system than the rest of East European countries. But specially after Josip Broz Tito died in 1980, his uncharismatic successors were unable to maintain his firm grip on society. People started discovering new freedoms.

Unfortunately, this creative period ended with fall of Yugoslavia and civil wars in 90-ies.

Here is a small collection of videos from that period: Link>

2 comments » | Music, Society, Yugoslavia

Edgetone New Music Summit

July 22nd, 2007 — 12:06am

Edgetone 2007

My wife Laurie is performing this Wednesday, July 25th at Edgetone New Music Summit experimental music festival here in San Francisco. She will be performing in the music piece by Andre Custodio.

1 comment » | Dance, Music


June 24th, 2007 — 3:01pm

Kalinga Costumes On the second week of our trip tp Philippines we went to Kalinga region. We flew to Tuguegarao and then took jeepney along Chico river to Lubuagan. Folk dance of the Kalingas:

4 comments » | Dance, Music, Philippines, Society, Travel

Tagbanua musican from Palawan

June 16th, 2007 — 11:17am

So I finally fixed my computer and I can post some videos from our trip to Philippines last month.

He is playing an instrument made of wood neck and soda can.

Filmed in Tagbanua village, Napsan, Palawan island.

5 comments » | Audio, Music, Philippines

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