Durham, North Carolina, USA – World Music Portal has been renamed World
Music Central and we have a lot of new and exciting features.
- User registration. Registering allows users to author articles and news,
participate in forums and customize their calendar. We value the privacy of
registered users and we will not use their information for marketing purposes.
- Submissions allows registered users and anonymous users to submit news
- Calendar. This
exciting section lists events that will be taking place in the coming weeks or
months. Users can submit information about their events. Registered users can
also customize their own calendar and add personal information such as
birthdays and anniversaries.
allows users to participate in discussions and to create new threads.
- Links allows
registered and anonymous users to submit links automatically.
- Comments. Users can comment on the news and other stories featured on our
- E-mail forwarding and printing of news.
stories: tour information, CD releases, new book information, conferences,
events, trade shows, obituaries, etc.
Please read the
Asked Questions section (FAQ) for other details about the functionality of
the Web site.
We have temporarily disabled the World Music Festivals section. It will
return as a database.
Author: Angel Romero
Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music and progressive music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel produced several specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music and electronic music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World, Lektronic Soundscapes, and Mindchild Records. Angel is currently based in Durham, North Carolina.