Real World Records

REVIEW Sidestepper – Supernatural Love

By 05 February, 2016

The new Sidestepper album, the sixth of their twenty-year history, is also their most significant. Not simply because Supernatural Love comes after seven long years of silence and even ten years after their last work of original material, but... Read Article

REVIEW Totó La Momposina – Tambolero

By 05 October, 2015

Let’s be clear: Tambolero is not Totó La Momposina’s new album, though it’s so imaginative it’s as if it were a new one. The record is a collection of unreleased tracks and alternative takes dating back to the... Read Article

REVIEW The Creole Choir of Cuba – Tande-La

By 12 December, 2010

Cuba is best known for son, the grab bag of styles that features many of the building blocks of salsa. But it also has a large community descended from Haitian immigrants, who speak French Creole, and their traditional... Read Article