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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 July 14, 2015

    Kinky, Los Auténticos Decadentes and Astro at Celebrate Brooklyn!

    The LAMC (Latin Alternative Music Conference) this year took place July 7-11. One of the highlights of the festivities this year was Celebrate Brooklyn’s show at the Prospect Park Bandshell  on July 10, headlined by Mexican techno-funk band Kinky, with … Read more »

  • blog July 6, 2015

    A Brief Guide to LAMC 2015

    Every year, the LAMC (Latin Alternative Music Conference) brings together an incredible lineup of Spanish-speaking musicians in New York. Check out previous Afropop programs on LAMC from 2o11 and 2012 for a taste of some of the outstanding music you’re in … Read more »

  • review February 19, 2015

    MTV Unplugged

    Kinky first emerged in the late ‘90s as part of a wave of groups from Monterrey that challenged Mexico City’s dominance over the country’s music business. The movement, known as avanzada regia, united bands through regional pride rather than musical … Read more »

  • program November 15, 2012

    Latin Alternative Music Conference 2012!

    In the latest in our annual pilgrimage to New York City for the Latin Alternative Music Conference guest host and producer for NPR’s Latino USA Nadia Reiman covers artists from all over Latin America who make their marks as creating … Read more »

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