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  • Marko Melkon - The Little Refugee

    Melkon was born Marko Alemsherian in 1895, an Armenian in Ottoman Smyrna (now Izmir, in Turkey). To avoid being drafted into the Ottoman army, he fled to Athens in 1912 before making his way to New York in 1921. [via]

    Alhaji Bai Konte by Marc Pevar

    Gambian Alhaji Bai Konte is a musician, story teller and holy man who plays the Kora. This 16mm film by Oliver Franklin and Marc Pevar depicts a day-in-the-life of the late virtuoso.

    Hugo Mendez (Sofrito) Live from Paris @ Red Light Radio 10-12-2013

    Hugo Mendez from the mighty Sofrito label on Red Light Radio live from Paris

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