Episode 60: Live with Bembona

We are SO! HYPE! to bring you our very first live taping! Last weekend we had the pleasure of interviewing Puerto Rican-Panamanian DJ, multi-platform artist, and activist Bembona at the New Latin Wave festival. Born & raised in Brooklyn, NY, Bembona’s work bridges the gap between POC communities, generations, activist work & beyond. She goes deep on Afrolatinidad and the artists who have inspired her work and her life. MIL GRACIAS to everyone who showed up and out for this event – lxs queremos muchísimo!

Featuring music by Celia Cruz, Ismael Rivera, Chocquibtown, Los Rakas, Tego Calderón, and Caribefunk.

Don’t forget to follow Bembona on Instagram and Twitter!

Wanna listen elsewhere? Find us on iTunesSoundcloudStitcher and Google Play. As always, song details after the jump!

Quédate Negra – Celia Cruz

Las Caras Lindas – Ismael Rivera

Somos los Prietos – Chocquibtown

Africana – Los Rakas

Loíza – Tego Calderón

Negra – Caribefunk

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