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  • blog March 10, 2016

    Win Tickets to Africa Now 2016 at the Apollo Theater

    Let’s cut to the chase, shall we? You want the tickets, and we’ve got tickets. Email us at, with “Africa Now” as the subject line, for your chance to win a pair of said tickets to the annual Africa … Read more »

  • blog February 11, 2016

    Bombino and More at Africa Now! Apollo Theater March 26

    Even by the impossibly high standards of the Apollo Theater, this year’s Africa Now! lineup exudes cool. The annual celebration of African culture takes place March 26 at the legendary Harlem venue, and features a number of Afropop favorites including Tuareg … Read more »

  • blog May 9, 2014

    Alsarah: Why You Need Retro East African Pop In Your Life

    Alsarah is a young Sudanese singer, composer and ethnomusicologist, based in Brooklyn, NY.  Silt, her debut album with her group, The Nubatones, just came out on Wonderwheel Records, to critical acclaim and our great enjoyment and repeated office-blastings. We also severely … Read more »

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