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  • blog July 12, 2016

    One Africa Music Festival Lineup Update

    The One Africa Music Festival has added several new acts to its already star-studded lineup. The event, slated for July 22 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, boasts some of the most widely recognized Afrobeats musicians, including Wizkid and Davido, … Read more »

  • review April 21, 2016

    Odze Odze

    Here’s one for you to pull out whenever you need to inject a little bit of sunshine into your day. The Jagger Botchway Group’s recently released album Odze Odze drenches highlife, traditional Ghanaian rhythms, and Afro-funk in the bright, shiny, … Read more »

  • program February 4, 2016

    Carnival Jump Around

    Carnival Jump Around It’s Carnival week again! Which means party time in Trinidad, Haiti, Brazil, Louisiana and much of South America. Below, find links to sites about Carnival, stream it live and/or check it for the road-march contenders. Also be … Read more »

  • review October 22, 2015

    Cyah Help It EP

    As the musicians featured on the Afropop Worldwide show “Dread Inna Inglan” demonstrated, you can take Caribbean musicians outta the sea, but they’re taking their music with them. Of course, even though it’s too cold, far and cloudy to be … Read more »

  • review September 11, 2015

    Resistance

    The Souljazz Orchestra plays neither soul or jazz, strictly speaking, and doesn’t have any of the strings you might associate with an orchestra. On the contrary, they’re a tropical band from the Canadian cities Ottawa and Gatineau, whose latest album is … Read more »

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