Thursday, May 12, 2016
Tonight on the Explorers Room: Certain Sounds from the Caribbean Diaspora
Tonight's Explorers Room will be casually curated trip through a bevy of musical styles from the Caribbean diaspora–in this case mostly drawing from Jamaica, the Bahamas, Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados, and Belize (which is, I should note, by no means a fully representative sampling of the intense multitudinous nature of the Caribbean diaspora)–from Reggae to Mento, Rapso to Calypso, Garifuna to Goombay, and a variety of syncretic overlaps and cultural kriols in between. Tonight, 7-10.
Tonight's program will be immediately followed, I am very pleased to say, by The Cool Blue Flame with Little Danny.
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