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  • blog September 27, 2017

    Photo Essay: Brooklyn’s Labor Day Carnival Parade

    Last year, Afropop Worldwide produced a program all about the kaleidoscopic bacchanal that is Brooklyn’s Labor Day Parade and the festivities that take place in the days around the parade. We’re back again this year to bring the sights that graced … Read more »

  • blog July 18, 2016

    49th Annual Loiza Festival in El Barrio

    The Loiza Festival in El Barrio, more formally known as Festival Santiago Apóstol de Loiza en El Barrio, takes place from Fri., July 29 to Sun., July 31. This free festival celebrates Afro-Puerto Rican traditions, taking inspiration from Loiza, Puerto … Read more »

  • blog January 20, 2016

    CRASHfest Heats Up Boston Jan. 24

    On Sun., Jan. 24, the frozen city of Boston will have an opportunity to thaw out, at least for one night, as CRASHfest takes over the House of Blues, hosting three stages of boundary-crossing music. The headliner is the one … Read more »

  • program December 24, 2015

    World Sacred Music Festival in Fes

    The World Sacred Music festival in Fes, Morocco fully delivers on its promise of bringing together profound, spiritual music from around the globe. In one edition of the festival, Youssou N’Dour debuted his Egypt project, backed by an orchestra from … Read more »

  • blog June 29, 2015

    Afro-Latino Festival in New York

    Adding to the embarrassment of riches that is New York City’s summer music programming is the third annual Afro-Latino Festival, a three-day series of concerts and events held in various locations throughout the city, kicking off Fri., July 10. The rich … Read more »

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