Afrobeat

REVIEW La BOA – Volumen

By 03 July, 2017

Bogotá, Colombia, an untamed and often less predictable beast of a city. At times, emitting a looming ambience of darker more powerful forces at work. This is one of those times and the all-enchanting forces are of the... Read Article

REVIEW Afro-Haitian Experimental Orchestra

By 13 July, 2016

In just five days of collaboration, legendary drummer Tony Allen and a handful of select Haitian musicians have produced a memorable album of pumping rhythms and jazzed-out jam sessions. The result of these recordings go deeper than a... Read Article

Top 10 South American Afrobeat Jams

By 16 February, 2016

It’s beautiful to see how artists come together and make an international community from a musical style taken out of a humble region of the world, especially when the sound is fuelled with rebellious attitude and search for unity.... Read Article

REVIEW Bixiga 70 – III

By 14 October, 2015

Even if the São Paulo bairro of Bixiga was almost entirely colonized by Italian migrants more than one hundred years ago, today that influence is clear only when reading the surnames of its inhabitants and eating out in... Read Article