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  • blog September 18, 2015

    Afropop Exclusive Mix: Afro-Venezuela

    We’re back with another installment in our Afropop exclusive mixtape series! This one comes courtesy of Ricardo Vergara, who put together a mix of some terrific Venezuelan music in styles ranging from the African influenced tambor to the folk styles … Read more »

  • video February 11, 2014

    La Gallera Social Club’s Surreal New Video

    Sometimes a music video comes around that is so delightfully bizarre that it reminds us of the all too often underutilized possibilities of the art form. Like Omar Souleyman in “Warni Warni,” La Gallera Social Club have a vision for … Read more »

  • blog December 13, 2013

    Norte Sonoro 2

    The second installment of Norte Sonoro is out! Check out this mini-documentary (mostly en español) about the process and people involved in both iterations. This is an ultra hip (okay, we mean fairly hipster) project about the intersections of experimental … Read more »

  • blog October 1, 2013

    Ticket Giveaway: Pedrito Martinez Group CD Release Party at City Winery 10/08

    The Pedrito Martinez Group will be releasing their debut album on Tuesday, 10/08, on Motema Records, which you can hear right here thanks to NPR’s First Listen! Afropop is excited to be offering two free tickets to the live performance and … Read more »

  • blog May 30, 2013

    Tambor Santo Vol. 2

    One listen to Don Beto’s newest mix-tape, Tambor Santo Vol. 2, could serve as your weekly dosage of Venezuelan musical fire! (and yes, that is doctor recommended) Mixing, matching, and slicing tracks to create a rolling groove jam-packed with hypnotic, … Read more »

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