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Review: Vieux Farka Touré @ Kings Place (London, 27th January)

Review: Vieux Farka Touré @ Kings Place (London, 27th January)

A highly expectant crowd of Kings Place world music regulars were treated to Vieux Farka Touré’s stunning guitarwork this Wednesday in an entertaining yet unpolished show. Coming out clothed in shimmering green with a to-be-caressed forest green guitar, Vieux was personally on blistering form. Firmly placed in the shortlist of...
Preview: Bixiga 70 @ Rich Mix (London, 29th January 2016)

Preview: Bixiga 70 @ Rich Mix (London, 29th January 2016)

Bringing together joyous danceability, a sharp sense of humour and committed political reflection, come shake off any remaining turkey sandwiches this January to the profound instrumental music of Bixiga 70. Coming together in Sao Paolo’s culturally diverse Bixiga neighbourhood, inspired by the city’s jazz and avant-garde pop scene, Bixiga 70...
Preview: Iness Mezel @ Vortex (London, 10th January 2016)

Preview: Iness Mezel @ Vortex (London, 10th January 2016)

Recently collaborating with producer John Reynolds of Björk and Sinéad O’Connor fame, Iness Mezel stars this Sunday at Vortex London in what is sure to be a unique experience. Brought up in Algeria and France, with a French-Italian mother and an Algerian father, Mezel’s work reflects her childhood experiences. With...
Preview: Caravan Palace @ 02 Forum (London, 15th December 2015)

Preview: Caravan Palace @ 02 Forum (London, 15th December 2015)

Appreciated for both their musical virtuosity and indisputable ability to deliver a ballistic good time, Caravan Palace finish the Blighty stretch of their current European tour at the 02 Forum on Tuesday 15th. Forming in 2005, the band’s eponymous debut album in 2008 set the tone for their fantastically enjoyable...