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  • blog May 10, 2016

    Preview: 19th Annual Gnawa World Music Festival in Essaouira, Morocco

    Morocco’s annual Gnawa World Music Festival is set to kick off later this week in the breezy seaside town of Essaouira. This year’s edition will take place May 12-15. Now in its 19th year, the festival is the premiere international … Read more »

  • blog April 28, 2015

    Trance Ticket Giveaway!

    If you heard our recent show, “The Nature of Trance,” you probably know that the hypnotic, transcendental powers of music are a thread that connects musical cultures throughout the world. Now usually, if you wanted to actually experience the power … Read more »

  • blog December 3, 2014

    Stocking Stuffers Highlights

    Our new show, “Stocking Stuffers 2014” show samples tracks from the best new releases of 2014 to help you come up with gift ideas for the music lovers in your life (and to recap some of the amazing music that’s … Read more »

  • blog February 11, 2014

    Hassan Hakmoun – “Unity”

    Fresh off a captivating performance at this year’s globalFEST in NYC, the ‘Godfather of Gnawa’ is back with a video for the first single from his latest album, Unity. On the song, Hassan Hakmoun continues his signature approach to the Moroccan genre, … Read more »

  • blog January 7, 2014

    globalFEST Ticket Giveaway

    We gave a rundown of some of the highlights of this year’s globalFEST last week. Needless to say, Afropop is VERY excited for the event and we imagine you might just need some dream-inspired one-string guitar playing (Brushy One-String) and … Read more »

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