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  • blog March 3, 2016

    globalFEST’s Creole Carnival Comes to Brooklyn

    The air outside was typical for late February in Brooklyn—cold and relentless—and a sharp contrast to the celebratory atmosphere from the world’s warm center going on inside Littlefield that Friday night. GlobalFEST had brought their first On the Road project … Read more »

  • program August 6, 2015

    The Podcast Special!

    Afropop launched a new and improved podcast, making your favorite world-spanning radio show available in a whole new way. To celebrate, we’ve put together a show featuring some of our favorite moments from the podcast. Previously available only online, these … Read more »

  • program November 13, 2014

    Afropop Live! NYC, Musical Metropolis

    What do you get when you combine Congolese rapper Baloji, Lebanese pop star Yasmine Hamdan, Jamaican guitarist Brushy One-String, and Mauritanian vocal powerhouse Noura Mint Seymali? 2014’s jaw-dropping GlobalFEST. What do you get when you combine live recordings of these artists … Read more »

  • program August 27, 2014

    Podcast Special!

    This summer, Afropop launched a new and improved podcast, making your favorite world-spanning radio show available in a whole new way. To celebrate, we’ve put together a show featuring some of our favorite moments from the podcast. Previously available only … Read more »

  • blog April 11, 2014

    Podcast: Brushy One-String–Music and a Single Vibrating Wire

      In our program “Afropop Live! NYC, Musical Metropolis” we featured an excerpt from our interview with Brushy One—String, the soulful Jamaican singer/guitarist and YouTube star. In this podcast, we go further, discussing Brushy’s past, his goals, and the development … Read more »

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