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  • blog November 23, 2015

    A Tribute to Ghana’s Kiki Gyan

    When a talent is taken from the world too early, the story is often condensed into a tragic ending. Amy Winehouse, Kurt Cobain, the list of creative geniuses who met an early demise for one reason or another goes on. … Read more »

  • blog April 7, 2014

    Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars Kick Off Spring/Summer Tour

    From campfire concerts to the world stage, the Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars have traveled a long road, inspiring millions with their music and their story.  Their journey continues with a new tour starting this April and going through the summer, … Read more »

  • blog January 16, 2014

    Finding Fela Premiere’s at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival

    Fela Kuti, the unrivaled champion of Afrobeat, controversial political activist of post-colonial Nigeria, and cultural icon will see another incarnation in the documentary film Finding Fela.  Premiering at the 30 edition of the Sundance Film Festival on January 17, the … Read more »

  • review November 12, 2013

    John Wizards- John Wizards

    John Wizards’ debut album, out on Planet Mu Records, is less a collection of songs than a series of musical moments and movements through styles, like a DJ set of experimental electronic dance music. John Withers (hence the band name) … Read more »

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