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28/03/2017 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm Thundercat Heaven – London, London
Preview: Moddi –  Forbidden Songs @ Hoxton Hall (London, 7th December 2016)

Preview: Moddi – Forbidden Songs @ Hoxton Hall (London, 7th December 2016)

After hearing of Richard Burgess’ song on the controversial Eli Geva, and singer Birgitte Grimstad who was pressurised not to perform it, Norwegian musician Moddi was completely gripped. The singer-songwriter was drawn to the “slippery” nature of music censorship – expressing in an interview with London’s Radio Monocle how “you...
Interview: Anthony Joseph (November 2016)

Interview: Anthony Joseph (November 2016)

The Caribbean: scattered islands, surrounded by sea that is at times green, at times grey, and at times blue. The nations that make up the Caribbean are all products of large slave populations, sometimes 90 per cent to 10 per cent plantation owners, the genocides of native tribes such as...
Preview: Sona Jobarteh @ Rich Mix (London, 16th November 2016)

Preview: Sona Jobarteh @ Rich Mix (London, 16th November 2016)

Sona Jobarteh hails from one of the most renowned Griot families in Western Africa. A family with a long tradition of producing remarkable artists, minstrels and storytellers, little more than 30 years ago, the Jobarteh family gave life to Sona: the first “female Kora virtuoso to come from a prestigious...
Juliana Yazbeck

Juliana Yazbeck

30/11/2016 7:45 pm - 9:45 pm Juliana Yazbeck Sands Films, London
Preview: Dobet Gnahore @ Rich Mix (London, 29th September 2016)

Preview: Dobet Gnahore @ Rich Mix (London, 29th September 2016)

Dobet Gnahore moved to Marseille from Abijan (Ivory Coast most populous city) almost twenty years ago. The civil war forced her and her family to flee the Western Africa, but she brought her country with her and she proudly displays her roots in every gig she plays. Today, Dobet has deservedly...
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