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Preview: Molotov Jukebox @ 100 Club (London, 4th December, 2015)

Preview: Molotov Jukebox @ 100 Club (London, 4th December, 2015)

The 100 Club plays host to Molotov Jukebox this December for the London leg of their UK tour, showcasing material from their forthcoming second record; Tropical Gypsy. The six piece hailing from London seamlessly infuse Balkan Bass whist drawing on more tropical influences, spanning from Calypso samples through to Afrobeat, delivering...
Preview: Seckou Keita + Gwyneth Glyn @ Rich Mix (London, 17th November 2015)

Preview: Seckou Keita + Gwyneth Glyn @ Rich Mix (London, 17th November 2015)

As part of the EFG London Jazz Festival, Senegalese sensation Seckou Keita will be leading an audience at Rich Mix into mystical soundscapes, orchestrated by his kora – a 22 stringed West African harp. Seckou has attracted international recognition after displaying multi-instrumental splendour – known at the same time as...
Preview: London International Arts Festival (London, 4th – 8th November 2015)

Preview: London International Arts Festival (London, 4th – 8th November 2015)

Jyotsna Srikanth is not ‘simply’ a renowned London-based Indian artist and significant contemporary exponent of the Carnatic tradition nor even ‘just’ a delightful violinist, but also a forward-looking artistic director and event organizer. In this latter dress thanks to the help of Dhruv Arts, she’s imagined and realized an intriguing...
Preview: Songhoy Blues @ Koko (London, 4th November 2015)

Preview: Songhoy Blues @ Koko (London, 4th November 2015)

Songhoy Blues are a music mystery: the more they become popular and people listen to their music, the more they defy any definition. There are those who say that the four musicians from Gao are the last true desert blues interpreters, then there are critics affirming that they sound psychedelic,...
Preview: Ibeyi @ Koko (London, 3rd November 2015)

Preview: Ibeyi @ Koko (London, 3rd November 2015)

They’re little more than twenty years old, released just one album and their career debuted only two years ago… But they’ve already turned the music world upside-down! Lisa-Kainde and Naomi Diaz, better known as Ibeyi, will soon turn Koko, London and the U.K.upside-down too with their forthcoming tour, which will see...
Preview: Mbongwana Star @ Oval Space (London, 1st November 2015)

Preview: Mbongwana Star @ Oval Space (London, 1st November 2015)

If today we can talk about a Kinshasa sound and the Congolese capital is a driving force of the world music scene, a huge amount of merit goes to Coco (Ngambali) and Theo (Nsituvuidi). The two musicians, whom started playing together more than fifteen years ago in Staff Benda Bilili, are still...
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