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May 07

Thievery Corporation

  Thievery Corporation @ Stubbs on a cool breezy night Very Nice show. All corners of the globe were reached..from the Caribbean to Latin America, to Africa to the far East. A very diverse and mesmerizing blend,

Apr 25

Global Warming 5

Mar 26

Quantic @ sxsw

  Great night at the Vulcan as Quantic mesmerized the audience with his afro colombian funk fusion. Featuring Nidia Gongora.

Oct 14

Fela Funky Picnic Dance Party

October 26th 4-10pm @ Kenny Dorham’s Backyard. Come and get your afro bounce on as we Felabrate at Kenny Dorham’s backyard for a day/evening outdoor party featuring D.J. Chicken George, Hard Proof Afrobeat, DJ Mahealani and yours truly on the decks. Serving up African cuisine from Cazamance Cafe. $8.00 admission (portion of proceeds to benefit …

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Sep 14

Orion doing his thing at the Volstead

If you’re working your way through E. 6th on a Saturday night in September, do yourself a favor and check out Orion at the Volstead. Guaranteed to rock your soul with the international blend of floor bangas. Check out the clip above to get a dose.

Aug 21

DJ mahealani, D.J. Shani, and Queen Deelah at D.A.M.E.

Highlights from D.A.M.E. (Down a** Mamas elevatin). DJ Mahealani was rockin it proper as always. DJ Shani was in the mix with the deep house soulful loveliness…and Queen Deelah…wow! This sista has some power. She definitely did her thing with mad energy. Do yourself a favor and check for the D.A.M.E. parties at Volstead.   …

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Jul 25

Global Warming Radio Session 4

    https://soundcloud.com/aquamanchill/global-warming-radio-session Greetings once again from the global warming sessions. Global Warming radio session 4 takes you on the usual tour of brazilian samba funk, Afrobeat, Salsa, disco, dub sounds, and breaks. My personal highlights of this edition would have to be: Silvio Cesar’s “A Festa” from the Brazilian Beats Brooklyn compilation. (A great …

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Jul 23

Watch “Chorizo Funk at Night Fever” on YouTube

Chorizo Funk throwin down @ Night Fever @ Frank Austin. The music was bumpin and the crowd was jumpin. Cilantro Boombox rocked the place with high energy and Chorizo rocked steady with a world tour of afro latin, afrobeat, cumbia, funk and soul…Just the way we like it on afrobonics… Be sure to check for …

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Mar 15

Global warming radio session 3

  Global Warming checking back in for a 2nd session taking you on the usual tour of afro funkiness throughout the globe. This session is blessed with some Tony Allen, some old school Massive Attack representing Bristol and the Mexican institute of sound comes correct with the “Hip Hop No Pares” jump off. Also check …

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Dec 01

Global Warming Radio Session 2

Global Warming radio session After a long hiatus, Afrobonics is back with a new radio series: Global warming. In the first session we have a strong and diverse set including exotic India cuts from The Bombay Dub Orchestra, Bhangra fusion, Surinamese funk that runs very nicely, Samba funk and soul, and much more. In short, …

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