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  • blog August 2, 2017

    Photo Gallery: World Sacred Music Festival 2017

    In May, we returned to Fes, Morocco for the 23rd annual World Sacred Music Festival, 13 years after our first visit. The event hosted a dazzling array of music from across the globe, spanning the spectrum of sacred and secular. … Read more »

  • blog January 30, 2017

    Fresh Cuts, Vol. Three

    This is the third feature in a series we’re calling “Fresh Cuts.” It’s a selection of newly released tracks and videos from across Africa and the diaspora, featuring established and up-and-coming artists and everything in between. Today we’ve got, among other things, rhymes and … Read more »

  • blog October 27, 2016

    WOMEX 2016 Recommendations

    The 16th annual edition of WOMEX (World Music Expo) in Spain concluded last weekend on Oct. 23. Hundreds of artists and over 2,000 delegates from all over the world—broadcasters, presenters, record labels, others—convened for networking, marketing, and to scout the … Read more »

  • blog July 25, 2016

    And the WOMEX 16 Artist Award Goes to…

    Calypso Rose! The World Music Expo, a Berlin-based organization that organizes conferences, showcases, film screenings, award ceremonies and more, will honor the Tobagonian singer with the WOMEX Artist Award during its annual meeting in Santiago de Compostela, Spain, this October. Rose … Read more »

  • blog September 3, 2014

    ¡Globalquerque! Festival Celebrates 10th Year

    ¡Globalquerque!, now in its 10th year, will take place in Albuquerque, New Mexico on Sept. 19-20. Although we are on the opposite side of the country here in Brooklyn, we will be admiring the festival from afar and urge those … Read more »

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