All new interviews up!

All new interviews up in my Archive! Go to to check them out, including new photos of Juvenile, Mia X and more:


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I have a jewelry store!

Visit my new jewelry store on Etsy! Afya Global Jewelry


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It was an extraordinary month in Tanzania, most likely my last visit to the country for quite awhile. I reconnected with our Santuri Project team, got caught up on the work of the Tanzanian Heritage Project, and sat in on workshops with the Next Level musicians at the Dhow Academy of Music in Zanzibar and the Alliance Fran├žaise in Dar es Salaam. I will forever take any opportunity to go back.




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A decade of change in New Orleans music

I’m interviewed for this great article on a decade of change in New Orleans music for the Times-Picayune. If the hyperlink doesn’t work, redirect here:



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Featured in CityLab

I’m featured in CityLab this week, check it out


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We sold out Preservation Hall!

Thanks to Alison for this great writeup and accompanying photos of our sold out show at Preservation Hall on 2/28 with Fiend and Nesby Phips, courtesy


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Pres Hall show on

Nice press for our Preservation Hall show by Alison Fensterstock on

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Historic Show at Preservation Hall

The NOLA Hiphop Archive has partnered with Preservation Hall to put on a historic show February 28–Fiend and Nesby Phips with the PresHall band! Tickets here / FB evite here:



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In the Guardian

Thanks to Ben Westhoff for his piece about me in the Guardian


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The Archive on WGNO!

Thanks to Jacki Jing for this great piece on me for WGNO-TV

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