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  • interview March 10, 2017

    The Francis Brothers: African Record Center

    Brooklyn, New York is a melting pot of many nationalities and cultures. There are also seemingly a million places that exhibit and pay homage to the history of these cultures. Tucked away in the heart of Prospect Lefferts Garden are … Read more »

  • blog June 24, 2016

    Preview: Afro-Latino Festival 2016

    Summer is officially upon us here in New York and, as expected, the festival dates just keep on coming. Next up on our radar is the annual Afro-Latino Festival, which takes place July 8-10 at various locations across Brooklyn and … Read more »

  • blog October 3, 2012

    2012 Latin Grammy Award Buzz

    The Latin Grammy is an award given by the Latin Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences to recognize artists, musicians, recording professionals and audio producers. The 13th annual awards ceremony is to be held at the Mandalay Bay Hotel complex … Read more »

  • blog May 5, 2012

    Video: Locos Por Juana – “Afro-Sound (remix)” F. Palenke Soultribe

    We are a a bit late on this but Miami-based Latin-fusion outfit Locos Por Juana dropped a video for the remix of their single “Afro-Sound” a couple weeks ago. The video is a colorful accompaniment to the smooth, funky hip-hop … Read more »

  • interview March 29, 2012

    Geko Jones

    Residing in Brooklyn NY, Geko Jones is a DJ and producer who also throws the monthly tropical bass party Que Bajo! Geko has a serious love for digging up obscure records from Latin America and remixing so they can be … Read more »

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