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  • blog June 1, 2015

    Afropop Summer Concert Selects!

    During the summer,  New York shrugs off its vicious winter, and… transforms into a tropical city. And while it can be kind of sweaty and though it doesn’t always smell great, New York more than makes up for it with … Read more »

  • blog April 15, 2015

    Five SummerStage 2015 Highlights!

    SummerStage, the massive annual summer-long series of concerts, film screenings, dance performances and spoken word recitals that take place throughout New York, has now released its 2015 lineup, and there is plenty to be excited about. Here are some of … Read more »

  • interview March 10, 2014

    Young Fathers on Their Democratic Recording “Dead”

    Young Fathers, Scotland’s leading rap trio, have returned, after three excellent EPs and the recent “Music to… Babylon” mix for iD Magazine, with their debut full-length, DEAD (available from Anticon in the US). The band tackles dark subjects on the … Read more »

  • blog January 24, 2014

    Young Fathers’ “Music To… Babylon” mix

    Scotland isn’t exactly known for its thriving rap scene, but Young Fathers aren’t exactly a typical Scottish rap group. The band was formed back in 2008 by Alloysious Massaquoi, born in Liberia; Kayus Bankole, who spent part of his childhood … Read more »

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