Tag Archives: Afro-Cuban

Podcast: Out Of Africa #17

Podcast: Out Of Africa #17

In this show, we travel through the sounds of fado, desert blues, afro-Cuban jazz, afro-Cuban, afrobeat, Arabic reggae, and reggae! We kick off the show with the melancholic voice of Mariza, from Portugal, in “Quem me Dera”, a song was written for her by the Angolan singer-songwriter Matias Damásio. We...
Daily Discovery: Septeto Nabori – A Cristina

Daily Discovery: Septeto Nabori – A Cristina

Septeto Naborí is a band from Santiago de Cuba known for its Afro-Latin, tropical and Cuban-inspired music. The ensemble, which encapsulates the culture of the Caribbean island, has just released “A Cristina”, a lively melody with a mix of salsa, timba and son. It is a classic Cuban song that...