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  • blog September 28, 2017

    Culture and Rhythm at CCCADI’s “Trade/Ition”

    All photos by Mario Carrion for New Visual Collective “We’re going to end at the beginning” the MC gently intoned. “End with the drum. End with rhythm.” The last panel discussion of the day at the Caribbean Cultural Center African … Read more »

  • botb June 14, 2017

    Best of The Beat on Afropop: Vodou in Brooklyn

    This week’s edition of “Best of The Beat” is occasioned by the upcoming Frisner Augustin Memorial Drum Concert to be held on June 16 at the New School in New York.  More information is available on here. Augustin was … Read more »

  • blog June 13, 2017

    Ticket Giveaway! Fourth Annual Frisner Augustin Memorial Drum Concert

    The Haitian community in New York is alive and thriving. This Fri., June 16 at 7 p.m., come enjoy music of the culturally rich island nation at the fourth annual Frisner Augustin Memorial Drum Concert at the New School. Presented … Read more »

  • blog March 26, 2017

    Photo Essay: Afropop’s Residency at Threes Brewing

    These past few weeks, Afropop has hosted a series of concerts at Threes Brewing in Gowanus, Brooklyn featuring some of our friends from New York’s extensive African and Afro-diasporic music scenes. We kicked it off on March 9 with blazing … Read more »

  • blog September 23, 2016

    Video: Jomion and the Uklos on B-Side

    On Thurs., Sept. 15, Afropop Worldwide’s Banning Eyre appeared on BRIC TV for an exclusive live in-studio performance and interview with Jomion and the Uklos. Jomion and the Uklos is a family band from Benin, West Africa, led by Samuel “Jomion” … Read more »

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