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London Remixed Festival Countdown! 9. London Afrobeat Collective

Only 2 weeks until the London Remixed Festival.  Happening on the 6th and 7th February,  I found out about this last Wednesday and I’m so excited!!! 139 more words

World Music

Bheki Mseleku - Love of the Gods

Gorgeous smooth jazz sounds for a Sunday evening’s calm before the week ahead.  Thanks to Sammy Al-Alawi for introducing me to this South African Jazz Man yesterday!   11 more words

World Music

Blitz The Ambassador – 'Native Sun'

 

Native Sun is the follow up to Blitz The Ambassador’s 2009 soulful blend of hip-hop “Stereotype”. Using the jazzy sounds of his previous efforts and taking it one step further, Blitz embraces his African roots and thus we are treated to an expansive mix of hip-hop and afrobeat. 577 more words

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Songhoy Blues - Irganda

It’s been refreshing to hear a whole new generation of Malian Bluesmen making a reputation for themselves over here. Ever since the likes of Ali Farka Touré 156 more words

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Shadows, stars and bones

Many years ago, I was lucky enough to look over a radiographer’s shoulder while he did a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan of someone’s thigh. It was fascinating. 457 more words

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Burna Boy: "Rock Star"

Burna Boy has released a new track titled “Rock Star”. The release comes just days after a version of the song was leaked online. After seven days of the first announced debut the song has finally dropped today. 6 more words

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