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  • April 21, 2016

    Africa Now! 2016 Rocks the Apollo Theater in Harlem: Video Feature

    Here is a companion video feature for our program Africa Now! 2016 Rocks the Apollo Theater in Harlem. Get to know more about the musicians. Alsarah and the Nubatones (website) Alsarah is a dynamic singer-songwriter originally from Khartoum, Sudan. Her family … Read more »

  • April 7, 2016

    Imarhan Releases Eponymous Video

    Imarhan can be translated to mean “the ones I care about” in Tamasheq, and the jovial, intimate visuals in the video clip from the Tuareg group’s forthcoming debut album, also titled Imarhan, lives up to the translation. Filmed by Dalel … Read more »

  • March 23, 2016

    Collectif Bassam Has No Fear: “Meme Pas Peur”

    Following the gruesome terrorist attack carried out by AQIM (Al Qaeda of the Islamic Mahgreb) at a popular beach resort in Grand Bassam, Côte d’Ivoire on March 13, a group of Ivorian musicians have come together to release a song titled “Meme Pas … Read more »

  • March 18, 2016

    Music in a Changing Cuba: Video Feature

    Here is a video feature of Ned Sublette’s Music in a Changing Cuba, highlighting some of the artists who appear on the program. Los Van Van – Despues de Todo Candyman – Reggaeton y Sandunga Charanga Habanera – Voy A Morir De Pegaduera Live!  Alexander … Read more »

  • March 7, 2016

    Video Premiere: Séga Music–An Introduction by Menwar

    Writing from a New York City winter in the heart of hubbub and pavement, it’s hard to envision being in the middle of the Indian Ocean on a tropical volcanic island half the size of Long Island, dancing to a … Read more »

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