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  • blog October 1, 2015

    Aurelio Martinez: Two Free New York Shows

    Well, obviously we’re not going to be giving away tickets to these. Afropop readers and listeners in New York have not one but two chances to see the singer-guitarist Aurelio Martinez this month and both concerts are free! On Sat., … Read more »

  • blog September 16, 2015

    ¡Globalquerque! Festival Returns For 11th Year

    The 11th annual ¡Globalquerque! festival takes place in Albuquerque, New Mexico on Sept. 25-26. The spectacular lineup this year includes the legendary Malian griot Kassé Mady Diabaté, Nigerian Afrobeat pioneer Orlando Julius, Honduran Garifuna singer Aurelio Martinez, Congo-Angolan rumba, soukous and salsa singer Ricardo Lemvo … Read more »

  • blog December 10, 2014

    25 Years of Real World Records!

     Real World Records turns 25 this year. That any record label dedicated to global sounds has survived this long is impressive; many others have gone by the wayside or changed course. But Real World has done more than merely survive. … Read more »

  • review February 1, 2011

    Laru Beya

    The Garifuna community of Central America trace their roots to shipwrecked African slaves, and otherwise disappeared Arawak and Carib natives. Garifuna have long been marginalized in their homelands, Honduras, Belize, Guatemala and Nicaragua. Yet they now enjoy outsized international attention … Read more »

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