DRAPETOMANIA @ African American Museum in PhiladelphiaFEB. 3rd, 2016 6:30PMAAMP701 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19106Join us for the Opening Reception of the new exhibition at @aampmuseum, "Drapetomania: Grupo Antillano and the Art of Afro-Cuba". Featuring DJ RahsaanRSVP @ AAMP.org
LATIN ROOTS LIVE PRESENTS Monsieur Perine’ Live Concert broadcast on World Café w/David Dye FEB. 4, 2016 @ 5PM Tune into World Café on Thursday Feb. 4th and 5PM SHARP to hear the Grammy-winning Colombian alt-swing band Monsieur Perine’.
DANIEL DE JESUS “LA DOLOROSA” LP + VIDEO PREMIERE: LAGRIMAS DE SANGREFEB. 5, 2016The video for the album’s lead single, “Lagrimas de Sangre”, premieres worldwide exclusively via AfroTaino.com on Feb. 5th.
OPENING RECEPTION: PICASSO: THE GREAT WAR, EXPERIMENTATION AND CHANGE – FEATURING JAY & LEEFEB. 20th 6-9PMBarnes Foundation2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130$25; members $20 (includes collection and exhibition access. Cocktails & light fare available for purchase.) Reserve tickets online or call 215.278.7200
ART AFTER 5 PRESENTS; OMNIA & LEILA HEGAZYMAR. 4, 2016 5PM – 8:45PMPhiladelphia Museum of Art2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130The Middle East meets the West in this flawless exchange of contemporary soul melodies and Arabic folk-pop styles.