Big Idiot Productions
My buddy Kurt Wipperfurth's
Steamboat production company.
Great friends that cover the Grateful Dead.
Kickin' Boulder Band.
Very original Marimba/Mbira band.
Amazing Picker and Singer/Songwriter.
Great songs, great attitude.
Smokin' player of stringed instruments.
Very groovy Afro-Caribbean meets Jam Band.
an 8 piece marimba ensemble directed by
Sheree Seretse from Seattle, WA.
The grandmother of US marimba bands based in Portland, OR. Co-founded
by one of Jaka's members back in 1987 and still going strong.
An Albuquerque based band that we love and respect with beautiful
Great Guitarist/Songwriter out of Leadville, CO
Music of Africa and Latin America
American Music Center
Great site with loads of inf on Latin American Music.
- site of MBIRA whose purpose is to educate the public regarding
traditional Shona music of Zimbabwe. Includes schedules of mbira
classes and workshops and an extensive tape catalog of traditional
- Information on culture and history of Zimbabwean music from
a native living in the States.
The premier resource for information about Zimbabwean music
and culture in North America. Includes teachers, instrument
builders, e-mail discussion list, and extensive CD and tape
catalog of Zimbabwean and US artists.
An extensive & well organized listing of African recording artists,
with links to many of their pages.
US Record Label for Thomas Mapfumo and others, dedicated
to getting the majority of
record money back to the artist.
On-line and print magazine dedicated to world music with extensive
coverage of Africa.
resource for looping info
of the Rockies
Great web hosting.
Great computer wizards.
has a wealth of information about the Didgereedoo as well as being
a wonderful purveyor and maker of fine instruments.
Amazing resource of festivals across the country.
schedule of cool music
Calendar and other info on great live
music across the country.
Download and listen to bands performing at Universities and Colleges
across the country.
If you need info for your band on booking agencies, record labels,
talent buyers and other bands, this is the website for you.
a community-building network that helps indie bands. Check it
Industy networking, education and support resource.