Tag Archives: Eastern Africa

Daily Discovery: Xehay – Misacha

Daily Discovery: Xehay – Misacha

Xeḧay is a Cologne-based Afro-Fusion and soul project presenting a contemporary take on Eritrean music.   The band, led by vocalist and composer Sarah Tsehaye and producer and keyboard-player Roman Luchkovsky, recently released their new EP titled Life Has Just Begun.   You can find out more following this link:...
Daily Discovery: Acholi Machon – Sons of South Sudan

Daily Discovery: Acholi Machon – Sons of South Sudan

South Sudanese likembe duo Acholi Machon are back and ready to publish their new EP via Good Deeds Music.   Sons of South Sudan, which was produced by Grammy Award winner music producer Ian Brennan, will be released on July 9 “to coincide with the 10th anniversary of South Sudan’s...
Album Review: Duma – Duma [Nyege Nyege Tapes; August 2020]
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Album Review: Duma – Duma [Nyege Nyege Tapes; August 2020]

When Venom’s legendary album Black Metal came out in 1982, ‘black’ meant two things: a vague reference to Old Nick himself and a fashion statement. Not one metalhead could have foreseen that it would be in – of all places – Nairobi where the mosh pits would be heaving with headbangers...
Visions of Sound  (February 2020)

Visions of Sound (February 2020)

Every month, we bring you a collection of the best world music-related videos. That’s our way to give value to too often overlooked, rich and diverse artistic expressions. Listen with your eyes! Watch the full playlist: