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Racism: “Cadbury African Gorilla Personality Tribal Head – Protest Video”

A while back, I fell upon the above video.  I had in fact been searching for the actual Zingolo video.  When I first saw this one, I thought twice about my enjoying the original, but set it aside to review at a later time.  Not only did I watch it, but I read the comments and also did some […]

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Mtl Jazz Fest: Jean Jean Roosevelt

On the fourth, I saw Jean Jean Roosevelt with a friend.  I chose to see him because of the use of Afrobeats in his music.  The show was great.  I loved that he was so humble coming on stage, as well as throughout the show.  The music was easy to dance to, something that is always key […]

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Mtl Jazz Fest: Ibrahim Electric, Mokoomba and the Posterz

On the third, I returned to the Jazz Fest to see Ibrahim Electric, Mokoomba, and the Posterz.  I chose to see Ibrahim Electric because “Afrobeats” was in their description.  While I enjoyed their sound, is was very 1960s mod, it did not have Afrobeats in any way I could recognize.  All for the better, though, as it […]