Traditions meet the future The sound of rich African rhythms rises from traditional musical instruments. Merged with cultural applause and stomping – with percussion from pots, pans and other kitchen utensils? This unique sound belongs to the Orchester des Mamans du Congo – an all-female quintet from Brazzaville in theRead More →

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – OCTOBER 29: Caitlyn Smith performs at Spotify’s new podcast launch … [+] with country icon Reba McEntire at the Bridge Building on October 29, 2019 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Terry Wyatt / Getty Images for Spotify) Getty Images for Spotify Many are quick to denounce countryRead More →

My creature comforts throughout Melbourne’s last lockdown have been cooking shows, food documentaries, and cookbooks. One thing they remember (other than how hungry I am) is how excited I am about the wide variety of food out there. My favorite moments are the cooks enthusiastically sharing a recipe, its historyRead More →