Jupiter's Destiny
Interviews July 17, 2018
Jupiter's Destiny
Bandleader and songwriter Jupiter Bokondji talks the rhythm of Kinshasa.
Abu Sadiya
Reviews July 13, 2018
Abu Sadiya

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Turner, Machel Montano and Flavour: "She Bad (Remix"
Trinidad and Nigeria join forces for this smooth, sunny vibe.
Jupiter & Okwess
July 19/12:00 p.m.
Jupiter & Okwess
MetroTech Commons 304 Bridge St Brooklyn, NY
A slice of universality, rediscovering the forgotten melodies of Congo
Elsten “Fulano” Torres
Friday, July 20, 9:30 PM
Elsten “Fulano” Torres
Joe's Pub, 425 Lafayette St, New York, NY 10003
Las Cafeteras / MAKU SoundSystem / iBomba
Saturday, July 21 at 4 PM - 7 PM
Las Cafeteras / MAKU SoundSystem / iBomba
Corporal Thompson Park, Broadway Ave & Henderson Ave, Staten Island, NY
Las Cafeteras and Escarioka
Sunday, July 22/7 p.m.
Las Cafeteras and Escarioka
Gold Sounds 44 Wilson Ave Brooklyn, New York 11237
Combo Chimbita
July 26/5:30 p.m.
Combo Chimbita
Sculpture Garden 590 Madison Ave New York, NY
Tinariwen/Cheick Hamala Diabate
Friday, July 27 at 7:30 PM
Tinariwen/Cheick Hamala Diabate
Prospect Park Bandshell
Mamadou Kelly
Saturday Jul 28, 2018, 2 PM
Mamadou Kelly
Union Pool 484 Union Ave Brooklyn, NY
Femi Kuti & Positive Force / Jupiter & Okwess / DJ Geko Jones
Sunday, July 29 at 2 PM - 7 PM
Femi Kuti & Positive Force / Jupiter & Okwess / DJ Geko Jones
Central Park's Summerstage, New York, New York 10065
Tito Nieves / Bodoma & Garifuna Culture Band
Wednesday, August 1, 2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tito Nieves / Bodoma & Garifuna Culture Band
SummerStage, Crotona Park, Claremont Pkwy and Crotona Ave., Bronx, 10457
OSHUN
August 2/5:30 p.m.
OSHUN
Sculpture Garden 590 Madison Ave New York, NY
Hip-hop/soul touring artists and full-time students
Brasil Summerfest with Tiê & Rubel (US Debut Shows)
Sat August 4, 2018 7:30 PM
Brasil Summerfest with Tiê & Rubel (US Debut Shows)
(le) Poisson Rouge, 158 Bleecker St, New York, NY 10012
Xenia Rubinos
August 9/5:30 p.m.
Xenia Rubinos
Sculpture Garden 590 Madison Ave New York, NY
Emel Mathlouthi
Godspeed You! Black Emperor / Emel Mathlouthi
Emel Mathlouthi
Prospect Park Bandshell 95 Prospect Park W Brooklyn, NY
Brasil Summerfest presents: Rodrigo Amarante & Ava Rocha
Friday, August 10 at 10 PM
Brasil Summerfest presents: Rodrigo Amarante & Ava Rocha
National Sawdust, 80 North 6th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11249
One Africa Music Fest New York 2018
Sat, Aug 11, 2018, 7:00 PM – Sun, Aug 12, 2018, 12:00 AM
One Africa Music Fest New York 2018
Ford Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk, 3052 West 21st Street, Brooklyn, NY 11224
Tosin
Thursday, Aug. 16, 9 pm
Tosin
Analog BKNY, 177 Second Ave, Brooklyn NY
Mark Ernestus’ Ndagga Rhythm Force
Friday, August 17/8 p.m.
Mark Ernestus’ Ndagga Rhythm Force
Pioneer Works 159 Pioneer Street Red Hook, Brooklyn
Senegalese and German musical collaboration, cross-cultural communication
Pape Diouf & la Génération Consciénte
Saturday, August 18 at 4 PM - 7 PM
Pape Diouf & la Génération Consciénte
Marcus Garvey Park, New York, New York 10035
Hervé
August 29, 7 PM
Hervé
Joe's Pub, 425 Lafayette St, New York, NY 10003
Wyclef Jean
Thu 9/6 @ 9pm
Wyclef Jean
Sony Hall 235 West 46th St, New York, NY 10036
Paa Kow
September 8, 11:30 p.m.
Paa Kow
Joe's Pub 425 Lafayette Street (at Astor Place) New York, NY 10003
Fante lyrics, flexibility and finesse, Afro-fusion