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  • program March 10, 2016

    Dancefloor Dynamite: Future Grooves Today

    Sometimes it’s hard to sit still in the Afropop office. The funkiest, most leg-shakingly infectious music blasts from our speakers on a regular basis. Impromptu dance demonstrations have been known to take place. It’s our mission to share this wealth … Read more »

  • blog May 22, 2015

    Cristián Heyne, Chilean Electropop Master: A Primer

    In our new show, “Dancefloor Dynamite: Future Grooves Today,” we devote a section to the spectacular Chilean electropop scene. Even though Cristián Heyne only produced one of the three tracks featured, the genre cannot be discussed without mentioning his name. Heyne’s … Read more »

  • blog September 2, 2014

    New Javiera Mena! Video for “La Joya”

    The last time we posted about Javiera Mena was almost exactly a year ago when we put up a short roundup of new Chilean music. The writer of that post, Nadia Reiman, summed up Javiera succinctly and quite accurately: “Dancey, … Read more »

  • blog August 30, 2013

    Top Five New Chilean Musicians

    As a further exploration of the music featured in our LAMC 2013 program, producer Nadia Reiman has brought us a list of five of her favorite new musicians who emerged from Chile’s ever bubbling alternative scene. Check it out!    … Read more »

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