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Jun 28

New Jam from Antibalas

Antibalas has a new jam out for preview here. Same energy as always, very tight groove, looking forward to the album  release on August 7th.

May 21

Music Review: Jende Ri Palenge Afro-Colombian soul connection

The Jende Ri Palenge CD DVD set offers a nice package of  traditional music, modern remixes and a DVD that documents the daily lives of the Palenque, the descendants of African slaves who, hundreds of years ago escaped to the coast of Colombia from its interior and preserved the roots and traditions of their African …

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May 12

Global Warming Radio Session 1

Welcome to the first Global Warming radio Session . This set is Afro-Funk heavy with some textured grooves and hip hop flava mixed in. I have highlighted some of my favorites from the set below. Pictured to the left is the album cover for the African Analog West African Shock Waves edition featuring rare seventies gems from …

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Apr 14

Global Warming take one

Tonight at Cherrywood Cafe: Global Warming. Droppin some soulful afro – latin grooves for the people. $3 suggested donation at the door to benefit the Metro East Scholarship fund. Coolin out happy hour style.

Mar 30

Featured artist: Afrodizz

Afrodizz is an afrobeat ensemble out of Montreal that definitely needs to be checked for. Driving high tempo rhythms and a super tight horn section are fundamental elements that keep this crew true to the afrobeat sound. Guaranteed to get your party hopping:

Mar 24

SXSW recap

Wu Tang wrecked it …The sound was terrible though. Austin Music Hall needs another upgrade though. The highlight of the show for me had to be Erykah Badu’s cameo appearance with Wu for a rendition of “Cherchez la Ghost”. Fishbone came through solid as well. As a matter of fact, they even managed to come …

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Mar 08

Updated Flyer for Soul around the world

Peep the new showtimes Peep some wefunk love-li-ness:

Mar 05

afrobonics radio session 1

Afrobonics radio session 1: featuring afro-brasillian loveliness blended with salsa grooves and afrobeat and some hip hop remixes dashed in. pictured above is Djinji Brown who comes in on the set with “Mojuba” a nice groove with a strong spiritual vibe. [soundcloud url=”″ params=”show_comments=true&auto_play=false&color=ffbe00″ width=”100%” height=”81″ ] Song/ Artist Candomble/ Mariana Aydar O Telefone Tocou …

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Mar 04

Soul around the world

South by Southwest  jumping off at Momo’s on March 15th! Featuring: Yours truly ..aquamanchill, Bamako Airlines: Gina Chavez: Black Mahal: New Berlin: and Professor Groove: Global grooves bumpin the joint all night! Please believe this!