Ian Brennan Guest Post:Opening Our Borders, Embracing Diversity & Championing Cross-Cultural Artistic ExchangeWednesday, August 14 2019 @ 08:56 pm Contributed by: j. stephanie pasvankias
By Ian Brennan
Originall posted on Pollstar
After having released two critically acclaimed albums – and the first original music ever widely distributed internationally in the language of Kinyarwanda – The Good Ones from Rwanda has been invited to open Academy and Grammy award-winning Irish singer-songwriter Glen Hansard’s fall tour. What for any U.S. artist (and most European bands as well) would be the opportunity of a lifetime. For The Good Ones, instead, it is riddled with doubt.