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GARIFUNA WOMEN’S PROJECT

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Umalali – Tuguchili Elia (Elia’s Father) After putting together Recession Proof Wallets, I was in desperate need for some cleansing, something calm and uplifting... Continue Reading

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After these messages……PURA CREMA DESDE MONTERREY

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Tomorrow Night THURSDAY April 30th @ APT We got a call from Disco Shawn from Bersa Discos/Tormenta Tropical and he’ll be throwing down with... Continue Reading

Funana

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  I found this tune youtubin late last night.  I’ve always thought funana, an accordion based dance music from Cape Verde, was really beautiful... Continue Reading

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Tierra Santa

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Glad to finally get to sit down and write this post. Since I got back from my trip, it feels like we’ve been busier... Continue Reading

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PLATINUM PLANTAINS MAKE RADIO WAVES

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This book is great – but you can hear for yourself next week! On Wednesday, May 6th, 7-8PM, Raquel Z. Rivera and Wayne &... Continue Reading

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RECESSION PROOF WALLETS

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A few weeks ago, I saw a financial analyst on MSNBC who said that instead of worrying and despairing because the US economy is... Continue Reading

SINGULARITIES VIDEO

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Don’t let this well-shot video fool you – i have never seen Filastine go for more than 12 hours without his laptop(s). (Or, can... Continue Reading

HIVIP STATUS

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Just got this from Spoek. The last one was so baddd I haven’t even heard this but I figure I better fling it up... Continue Reading

EVERYTHING SOUNDS BETTER AUTOTUUUUUOOOUUUNED (SHAWTAAY!)

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Hilarious, via Gex via facebook. Continue Reading

RIP ESCOBAR

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Just learned that Esco from Slew Dem passed. Here’s something to remember him by.  Condolences to the rest of the Slew Dem fam. Continue Reading

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QUE BAJO?! tonight! & NY TROPICAL tomorrow!

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Que Bajo?! party at APT in Manhattan tonight and every Thursday! 419 West 13th Street / A,C,E to 14th St. New York Tropical 5... Continue Reading

RUPTURE CUMBIA MISSION

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This starts with a horrible ad, but after that comes a fun episode of XLR8R TV featuring yrs truly digging for cumbia in San... Continue Reading

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SUPERB WITCH

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Nicki Minaj f/ Lil Wayne – I Get Crazy Nicki is back! I heard her new mixtape (zshare) over the weekend, and it’s dope,... Continue Reading

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LIFE UNDER THE SUN

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Dirty Projectors – Stillness Is The Move I’m finally getting used to the weather here- the... Continue Reading

WHERE’S MY BROTHER?

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Wiley is still there at the top, even if grime is floating in some kind of mysterious zone, he is captain of the iceberg. ... Continue Reading