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  • blog April 15, 2014

    Concert Review: Legendary Cuban Charanga Orquesta Aragón Live at Schimmel Center

    All photographs by Oresti Tsonopoulos. For more of Oresti’s photos from the concert, please click here. Every seat was filled at the Michael Schimmel Center For the Arts at Pace University. Chatter turned to applause as the band took the stage: … Read more »

  • program November 21, 2013


    One of the beautiful things about musical life in Latin America is that the classic dance music sounds never die. Even as youth-oriented genres like reggaeton and tribal get into the mix, people of all generations continue to get down … Read more »

  • blog November 14, 2013

    New Empresarios-Curated Funk The World 19 Mix

    Fort Knox Recordings have released the 19th edition of their impressively long-lived Funk The World series. This one is curated by Empresarios, the Washington DC-based group with strong ties to Puerto Rico (the group’s band leader and two lead singers … Read more »

  • review November 14, 2013

    Peru Maravilloso

    Peru Maravilloso, released in the US this week, is the first compilation from Tiger’s Milk Records, a new UK-based label devoted to historic and current Peruvian music. We recently had a chat with one of the compilers of this compilation, … Read more »

  • blog November 13, 2013

    Peru Maravilloso: Tiger’s Milk Records’ Duncan Ballantyne Tells All!

    Peru Maravilloso was just released yesterday in the US. It is the first compilation from Tiger’s Milk Records, a new label devoted to Peruvian culture, founded by Martin Morales, the owner of  Ceviche, a popular Peruvian restaurant in London. Afropop got the … Read more »

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