15/02/2020 - 16/02/2020 9:00 pm - 1:30 am Dur Dur Band of Somalia X Parasang Collective Space 289, London
17/12/2019 - 18/12/2019 12:00 am RONNIE SCOTT'S PRESENT: MULATU ASTATKE The Jazz Cafe, London
Experience the dreamy sounds of Ethiopian legend Hailu Mergia in one of Hackney’s most impressive venues. From the 1970s to the present day, Mergia has become a master of his instrument and will be supported by fellow Ethiopian group, Krar Collective, for a celebration of Ethio-jazz. After returning to popularity...
When you think you have entirely unravelled and got the full picture of Hejira and their music, here they are to throw you off guard with their brand-new work. Thread of Gold, their recently released second album on Lima Limo Records, is indeed incisive and gentle, at the same time...
07/03/2019 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm Hejira Oslo Hackney, London
02/04/2019 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm Hailu Mergia + Krar Collective EartH (Hackney Arts Centre), London
12/11/2018 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm Hailu Mergia + Krar Collective The Jazz Cafe, London
With a nomadic upbringing and a yearning to speak her own truth, Meklit is an empowered songstress making big noise in the modern world of Ethio-jazz. Combining East Coast African jazz with her own brand of danceable soul, the end result is a dynamic mix of energy and courage in...
18/08/2018 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Haymanot Tesfa & Night The Tramshed Theatre, London
30/03/2018 - 31/03/2018 9:00 pm - 2:50 am Agbeko, Kongo Dia Ntotila, And Kosmo Sound Hootananny Brixton, London