A Blog by Robert Rigney
Robert Rigney is an old Ami from West-Berlin. Since the fall of the Wall he has been journeying ever eastwards and ever southwards, first living in Prague, then traveling the Balkans, living in Istanbul, and finally establishing a second residence in south-east Turkey.
He writes for an eclectic variety of US, UK, German and Turkish publications and is currently working on an oral history of the Balkan Beats movement.
I don’t know how it is with other journalists from the West, but when it comes to trying to track down and interview folk singers