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Interview – Cairokee & Zap Tharwat (March 2016)

Interview – Cairokee & Zap Tharwat (March 2016)

If the names Cairokee and Zap Tharwat don’t ring any bells it’s probably because you’re a) not Egyptian b) don’t have Egyptians friends c) are not interested in Egyptian music or d) are not up-to-date with the North African country’s current events. Those artists personify and the last five years...
Preview: Night UK Tour (U.K. Wide, 5 – 17th April 2016)

Preview: Night UK Tour (U.K. Wide, 5 – 17th April 2016)

For once, to use the word “unique” is entirely legitimate. Because in few days time, one of the most representative ensembles of the essentially obscure Nepalese music scene will visit the U.K. and introduce the British music listeners to the fascinating sounds coming from Kathmandu and nearby regions. Night, which...
Interview: Richard Blair – Sidestepper (March 2016)

Interview: Richard Blair – Sidestepper (March 2016)

Back in 2009 there was a big music conference like Womex in Bogotà. There I met a guy called Bernard Batzen, who was also Mano Negra and Manu Chao’s manager – an experienced statesman in the world music sphere. He had travelled to Bogotà, participated in the conference, and then...
Farsa Moneda

Farsa Moneda

27/01/2016 7:45 pm Farsa Moneda Sands Films, London