Tag Archives: Afro-Cuban

Musical Road to Womex – Cimafunk

Musical Road to Womex – Cimafunk

The second stage of Musical Road to Womex, our new section introducing you to some of the protagonists of the showcases enriching Womex 2021’s programme, is a feast of funky and exciting vibes courtesy of the hottest act coming from the Cuban contemporary music scene.  Cimafunk, who’s ready to release...
Playlist: Grupo Lokito (August 2021)

Playlist: Grupo Lokito (August 2021)

On Sunday 15th of August, from 5PM to 7PM, Grupo Lokito and their flavourful vibes will brighten up the Garrison Church in Woolwich for our next Sounds of the World event. Their high-spirited and dynamic Afro-Latin and Afro-Cuban sound is made for dancing and to leave behind all the hustle-and-bustle...
Podcast: Out Of Africa (May 2021)

Podcast: Out Of Africa (May 2021)

This show is a trip through world music and global beats searching for the Oneness in humanity, regardless of all geographical, political, economic and all kinds of divisions, and identifications we might all have, in these times of uncertainties we search for Unity. The unity that music brings to us…...
Podcast: Rebel Up’s Nightshop #83

Podcast: Rebel Up’s Nightshop #83

Nightshop show for April ’21 for Radio Campus Bxl & Rhythm Passport with 3 hours of new global sounds. 3 songs of the day; semba by Joãozinho Morgado (Turma da Bênção), Persian hip-hop jazz by Roforofo Jazz and Colombian tropical artists Abelardo Carbono & Meridian Brothers. Our albums of the...
Daily Discovery: Mista Savona & Beatriz Márquez – Lágrimas Negras

Daily Discovery: Mista Savona & Beatriz Márquez – Lágrimas Negras

“From the forthcoming album ‘Havana Meets Kingston – Part 2‘ this stunning version of ‘Lagrimas Negras’ features legendary Cuban singer Beatriz Márquez together with some of Jamaica and Cuba’s most accomplished musicians.   This exclusive video footage shows Cuba’s capital city in a very different light, captured during the various...