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  • program December 3, 2014

    Stocking Stuffers 2014

    It’s an annual Afropop ritual! Georges Collinet and Banning Eyre sift through all the great new music from Africa and its diasporas released during the year, and attempt to summarize it in one hour. An impossible task, but always good … Read more »

  • blog November 12, 2014

    Ebola Awareness Songs

    Throughout history, music has had a vital role in African communities in communicating news, advice and educational messages. In the face of the Ebola epidemic, West African musicians have taken the lead in spreading awareness and information to the public … Read more »

  • interview October 16, 2012

    Sierra Leone’s Refugee Allstars: The Salone Interview

    Afropop producer Banning Eyre got the chance to talk to Rueben Koroma, the lead singer of Sierra Leone’s Refugee Allstars, before the band played (and totally rocked) the Two Boots Pizza 25th Anniversary concert in New York City. The bands … Read more »

  • program May 31, 2012

    Summer Concert Preview 2012

    Heads up! The summer Afropop concert season is right around the corner. This is the most active season of the year for touring African, Caribbean and Latin artists. Several festivals have not announced their line-ups but we do know that … Read more »

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