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  • interview March 18, 2015

    “We Like It Like That”: A Definitive Boogaloo Documentary

    Mathew Ramirez Warren thought he just going to write a magazine piece about Johnny Colón, but now, five years later, he’s heading to Texas to premiere his feature-length documentary at the South by Southwest music conference. Rather than just covering one … Read more »

  • program February 21, 2013


    We honor the late Joe Cuba with this encore portrait of Bugalú, produced for Afropop Worldwide by Ned Sublette. Bugalú is the Spanish spelling of “Boogaloo,” and was also known as “Latin soul.” It hit the scene in 1966 with … Read more »

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