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  • program September 1, 2016

    Sounds Like Brooklyn

    At Afropop, we have gone far and wide, from Brazil to England to Madagascar to Egypt, tracking down incredible music to bring back home to our headquarters in Brooklyn. For our newest program, “Sounds Like Brooklyn,” we stay closer to … Read more »

  • blog August 26, 2015

    Awesome Tapes From Africa Drops Nigerian Gospel Mix

    Sing hallelujah! Awesome Tapes from Africa, the blog/record label/purveyor of the finest obscure African cassettes, has put together a new mix of old-school Nigerian gospel, along with tracks from some secular Nigerian and South African cassettes that label owner Brian … Read more »

  • blog July 21, 2015

    Sidebar: Where We Found CDs in NYC

    To go along with our interactive map, here’s a list of the stores we visited for our new show “Sounds Like Brooklyn.” MANHATTAN African Music and Video 126 W. 116th St. New York, NY 10026 In the heart of Harlem’s … Read more »

  • blog July 21, 2015

    Bodega Hopping: An Interactive Map

    For our new show, “Sounds Like Brooklyn,” Afropop producer Jesse Brent trekked all around the five boroughs of New York, tracking down some fantastic CDs from all over the world. Check out the interactive map below for a closer look at where … Read more »

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