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Preview: Tinariwen @ Electric Brixton (London, 9th March 2017)

Preview: Tinariwen @ Electric Brixton (London, 9th March 2017)

A 40-year career, seven albums and a Grammy Award can dismiss any need for introductions; they speak for themselves. However, the importance for contemporary music of a band like Tinariwen can’t be stressed enough. The Malian band still fights, and fights hard with its sound, because Tuareg tradition is still...
Interview: Tom Haxell – IRL, Independent Record Ltd (January 2017)

Interview: Tom Haxell – IRL, Independent Record Ltd (January 2017)

There was a time, not long ago, when ‘independent’ was the new hype. During the late-1990s/early 2000s, everything needed to be independent or indie to be cool, almost hipster. Labels, bands and venues competed to be or look like as independent as possible. Unfortunately, very few of those (so-called) independent...
Tinariwen

Tinariwen

09/11/2016 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm Tinariwen Islington Assembly Hall, London
Tinariwen

Tinariwen

06/11/2016 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm Tinariwen
Rhythm Passport’s highlights of Friday @ Womad 2015

Rhythm Passport’s highlights of Friday @ Womad 2015

Rain, rain everywhere and mud, mud too! But one of the great things about WOMAD is that you don’t always need the brightest and sunniest weather to enjoy the gigs on Charlton Park’s stages. With rain, musicians are even more willing to involve you in their show, to amaze and...
Recommendations for Friday at Womad 2015

Recommendations for Friday at Womad 2015

Lots of Interesting acts today, here is our not so short list: Sona Jobarteh 13.00-14.00 – ECOTRICITY STAGE http://womad.co.uk/lineup/sona-jobarteh Mahotella Queens 13.00-14.00 – ECOTRICITY STAGE http://womad.co.uk/lineup/mahotella-queens Toto La Momposina 15.00-16.00 – OPEN AIR STAGE http://womad.co.uk/lineup/tot%C3%B3-la-momposina Nazim Ziryab 16.00-17.00 – RADIO 3 CHARLIE GILLETT STAGE http://womad.co.uk/lineup/nazim-ziryab Pascuala Ilabaca 17.00-18.00 – ECOTRICITY STAGE...