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  • program June 6, 2015

    Two Tenors of Arabic Music Play Las Vegas

    In Las Vegas in the year 2000, two legends of Arabic art music performed an historic concert. Wadi’ Al-Safi was called “the pure voice of Lebanon” because for decades he had brought the folkloric songs of the Lebanese countryside to … Read more »

  • program August 27, 2014

    Podcast Special!

    This summer, Afropop launched a new and improved podcast, making your favorite world-spanning radio show available in a whole new way. To celebrate, we’ve put together a show featuring some of our favorite moments from the podcast. Previously available only … Read more »

  • hip-deep January 9, 2014

    Egypt 4: Living Traditions

    As Egyptians struggle to forge a new, post-revolution identity, some will look to traditions.  The country is rich in indigenous culture from the amorous odes of desert Bedouins to the keening boom and blare of a Zeffa wedding procession.  New … Read more »

  • feature March 26, 2012

    Exclusive Egypt: Exclusive Podcast: The Ecstasy of a Sufi Moulid

    As a web exclusive downloadable podcast to accompany our Hip Deep Egypt 4 program, “Living Traditions,” we’ve decided to delve into the world of sufis. Join us as Afropop visits a sufi moulid celebration in Upper Egypt and delves into … Read more »

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