Preview: Camberwell Fair 2019 @ Camberwell Green (London, Saturday 31st August 2019)

cambfair2019

Another summer is coming to an end, and another Camberwell Fair is ready to salute it in style.

The free-entry, organic and historical event, organised in the last five years by Wormfood and Pexmax, will liven up Camberwell Green on the last day of August, offering you its exciting London-meets-the-world line-up.

From noon to 9pm, get ready to be busy dancing to the notes of Afro-Latin jazz big band Colectiva, DjeuhDjoah & Lieutenant Nicholson and their Afro-funk joie de vivre, the electro-gnawa of Electric Jalaba, far-out electro-psych band HENGE, dub & reggae collective Samson Sounds, and many, many more musicians, bands, DJs, artists, crafts, food and drinks stalls…

Centuries have passed, and times have changed, but the Camberwell Fair will open its gate once again to give you the time of your life.

Content Related To These Artists

Event Review & Gallery: Boomtown Chapter One – The Gathering @ Matterley Estate (Winchester; Wednesday 10th to Sunday 14th August 2022)

One of the world’s most eclectic parties returns post covid with a re-launched ethos, providing a party more popular than ever.  We are all familiar with the conceptual storyline that follows each year of Boomtown, this time focusing on the idea of coming together and ‘gathering’ after a great time apart,…

Artists: Arrested Development , Bcuc , Born on Road , De La Soul , Gentleman's Dub Club , Henge , Moonchild Sanelly , Pav4n , Ruby Confue’s Seven Deadly Sins Soul , The Skints

Podcast: Rhythm Passport Presents… #13

Rhythm Passport holders welcome on board! We are ready to depart for another discovery journey with the 13th episode of Rhythm Passport Presents here on RTM.FM For the next two hours and roughly 30 songs, we will be exploring the four corners of the world music world bringing you some…

Artists: Avantdale Bowling Club , Balka Sound , Brother Moves On , Colectiva , Hagan , Kanda Bongo Man , La Perla , M.A. Studio , Marxist Love Disco Ensemble , Sona Jobarteh , Wganda Kenya

Podcast: Rhythm Passport Presents… #12

Rhythm Passport holders, welcome back for the first post-holiday episode of Rhythm Passport Presents… on RTM.FM Autumn might be getting closer, still for the next two hours, we will try to get rid and let you forget about all the late-summer saudade and moody feelings with a show brimming with upbeats and…

Artists: Al Fajer , Annà , Balimaya Project , Cerrero , DjeuhDjoah & Lieutenant Nicholson , DOGO du Togo , Dub Inc , Ernesto Djedje , Ezra Collective , Gyedu-Blay Ambolley , Haru Nemuri , Ibibio Sound Machine , Imam Collective , Jambinai , Kaine Sound Band , Klik & Frik , Los Cotopla Boys , Maajo , Maha , Nakury , Oshun , Rabii Harnoune , Russo Passapusso , The Hempolics , Tinariwen , V.B.Kuhl , Vieux Farka Touré

Event Review: WOMAD Festival @ Charlton Park (Malmesbury, Wiltshire; Thursday 28th to Sunday 31st July 2022)

After a 3 year wait, and returning on its 40th anniversary, to say there was anticipation around Womad ’22 would be a vast understatement. The line-up played it safe in some respects, with old favourites looming large; but there were bright spots of new musical energy, hungrily met by pent-up…

Artists: Al-Qasar , Alostmen , Bab L’Bluz , Bcuc , Comorian , Electric Jalaba , Fantastic Negrito , Folknery , Fulu Miziki Kolektiv , Gwenifer Raymond , K.o.g. , Osibisa , Peter Gabriel , Simo Lagnawi , Son Rompe Pera , The Mauskovic Dance Band , Yazz Ahmed

Event Preview: WOMAD Festival @ Charlton Park (Malmesbury, Wiltshire; Thursday 28th to Sunday 31st July 2022)

A world of music, arts and dance awaits at the world’s festival this year. Charlton Park will once again be visited by artists and performers from round the globe, for an extra special celebration in honour of the festival’s 40th birthday. Six stages will host over 150 acts across the…

Artists: Abel Selaocoe , Angelique Kidjo , Bab L’Bluz , Barmer Boys , Electric Jalaba , Fantastic Negrito , Fatoumata Diawara , Fulu Miziki , Gilberto Gil , Greentea Peng , Joji Hirota , Kae Tempest , Nihiloxica , Nitin Sawhney , Pauline Black , Son Rompe Pera , Taxi Kebab , The Flaming Lips , The Mauskovic Dance Band

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #516 – Top 21 of 2021

It’s the first week of the year so time to treat you to the best albums of 2021. A global trip that will take you from Colombian Pacific tot a refugee camp in the desert, from adrenaline fuelled jazz to the Beastie Boys making cumbia in the Congo. Ethiogrooves, Latin…

Artists: Ancient Astronauts , Azmari , Bejuco , Cumbiasound , DJ Tudo e Sua Gente de Todo Lugar , Echoes of Zoo , Electric Jalaba , Gaspar Z'África , Jallanzo , Jumbo System , Kasai Allstars , Khalab , Lee Fry , Luka Afrobeat Orquesta , M'berra Ensemble , Muito Kaballa Power Ensemble , Oghene Kologbo , Ogun Afrobeat , Oliver Nayoka , Olumo Soundz , Rumble , The Anthronauts , The Selenites Band , Vito-Lalinga

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #490 – Transformation & Cure

Pancada Motor: Transformação e Cura is the 7th album by DJ Tudo e Sua Gente de Todo Lugar from São Paulo (Brazil), a breed of Brazilian field recordings made between 2007 and 2019 and recordings with traditional and modern musicians during trips around the world. Calling for “Transformation and Cure”: the…

Artists: Addis Black Mamba , Basokin , Bejuco , DJ Tudo e Sua Gente de Todo Lugar , Electric Jalaba , Jumbo System , Kasai Allstars , La Fuerza Mayor , Las Cuatro Monedas , Loopcinico , Los Kings , Montparnasse Musique , Zafîf

Playlist: London Remixed Virtual Festival 2021 (Online; Friday 26th & Saturday 27th March 2021)

This might be one of the rare – actually extremely rare – occasions when you can forget to damn the lockdowns and Covid-19 regulations and instead bless the fact that you’re going to spend another weekend at home, possibly staring at a screen and having to turn your living room/bedroom…

Artists: Amrit Kaur , Bcuc , Bobby Friction Fake News Orchestra , Brass Rave Unit , Buffo's Wake , Chris Tofu , Dana Immanuel , Dengue Dengue Dengue , El Leopardo , Electric Jalaba , Eternal Taal , Frente Cumbiero , Full Tilt Collective , Ghetto Funk Allstars , Horsepowar , K.o.g. , Khanvict , La Perla , Ngaio , Panther Panther , Prabh Deep , Shia Rak , Telukah

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #489 – Afro-Colombian Take-Over

Plenty of Afro-Colombian music on Radio Mukambo this week. Starting with the marimba and percussion driven Batea, debut album by Bejuco, a powerful band rooted in the Colombian Pacific with a fresh and contemporary feeling. We also listen to a new single by Abelardo Carbono x Meridian Brothers and a…

Artists: Abelardo Carbono , Bejuco , Dj Kobayashi , DJ Tudo , Eek A Mouse , Electric Jalaba , Gabacho Maroc , Gansan , Irie Ites , Mario y sus Diamantes , NOMÅGIK , Shiran , Sir Jean and NMB Afrobeat Experience , Son Palenque

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #488 – Grabbed by the Groove

“El Hal” is the feeling that comes when playing music, forgetting where you are. The feeling of being grabbed by the music and lost in the groove. A title that says it all about the third album from the London/Moroccan collective Electric Jalaba around Moroccan-born singer and guimbri player Simo…

Artists: Bejuco , David Cairol , Echoes of Zoo , Eek A Mouse , Electric Jalaba , Kady Diarra , La Fuerza Mayor , Osayomore Joseph And The Creative Seven , Punta Diamante , Son Palenque

Event Review: Wilderness Festival 2019 @ Cornbury Park (Oxfordshire; Thursday 1st to Sunday 4th August 2019]

Situated within close proximity to some of the festival’s increasingly populated hangouts at Wilderness, such as the Atrium, if you happened to stumble upon the Level stage, you were almost guaranteed to be charmed by a constant conveyer belt of talented troubadours within the world music spectrum. There were memorable…

Artists: Colectiva , Dele Sosimi , Incognito , Project Karnak , Ruby Rushton

Event Review: Tropical Pressure 2019 @ Mount Pleasant Eco Park (Porthtowan; Friday 12th July to Sunday 14 July 2019)

To bring the Tropics to Cornwall is as complicated as it sounds, but it’s also extremely gratifying. That’s why Tropical Pressure Festival has become a music lover’s dream (whether they are project workers, volunteers, musicians or festival-goers), and that’s how, every July since 2014, the idyllic Mount Pleasant Eco Park…

Artists: Anchorsong , Kongo Dia Ntotila , La-33 , Lindigo , Malphino , Miramundo , Penya , Rumbo Tumba , Samson Sounds , The Bongo Hop , The Scorpios

Event Review: London Remixed Festival 2019 @ Rich Mix (London; Saturday 2nd February 2019)

At Rich Mix, you are welcomed with warm and friendly hospitality by smiling staff, that it truly resonates throughout the evening, and throughout the venue. Saturday evening at the London Remixed Festival was no exception. The main room, Tropicarnival, (curated by the legendary Wormfood! and Movimientos), was fittingly decked with…

Artists: Animanz , Gypsy Disco , Henge , Malphino , ONIPA , Sam and the Whomp


There are no comments

Add yours