NYC: Win Tix To Spoek Mathambo's Father Creeper Launch Party

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Celebrate the launch of Spoek Mathambo's latest album Father Creeper (Sub Pop) by jumping around with us at SOBs this Thursday March 22. Also on the bill are Marvy Da Pimp, Chief Boima, Muthawit, Iyadede, Suzi Analog & Cerebral Vortex, Ladi Dadi, and CHLLNGR. Doors are at 7:30pm and tix are $15, but we're giving away 2 pairs of tickets! We'll announce 2 winners THURSDAY morning so check your emails!



The Fugees Will Be Playing Live Concerts In Ghana & Nigeria

Ready or not.

The legendary Fugees have announced that they will be reuniting for their first shows in 15 years for a string of concerts across North America, Europe and West Africa.

The reunion tour will be celebrating the anniversary of their classic 1996 album, The Score.

Ms. Lauryn Hill, Wyclef Jean and Pras Michel will be embarking on a 12-city global tour, which will have them landing in Nigeria and Ghana for a pair of December show dates — we'll have more details on those to come.

The tour starts this week with a 'secret' pop-up show at an undisclosed location in New York City on Wednesday (9/22) in support of Global Citizen Live. The rest of the dates will kick-off in November and see The Fugees playing concerts across Chicago Los Angeles, Atlanta, Oakland, Miami, Newark, Paris, London, and Washington DC, before finishing off in Nigeria and Ghana.

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