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A taste of Ghana

My weekend has been busy. Baking and board games with the kids, hunting for sustainably produced furniture, potting seedlings on my balcony garden, the usual housework. 1,010 more words

Bicultural

SKY RAP RADIO SHOW BECKONS NEW RAP QUEEN CIANA!

Last night saw another media round stop over for our star girl CIANA as she added her Cianic edge to the “La Maximale” radio show on Yaoundé based Kalak FM 94.5 hosted by the vibrant Eric Fopou-sy. 158 more words

Hathor Culture: Ibeyi - Oya

Okayso me and my bestie Way aka Soular Lioness love to trade cool new indie or world music back and forth on fb so last week I tagged her in my post about my latest obsession… 104 more words

African Music

On the Early History of African Lamellophones

The history of African lamellophones can be reconstructed by comparative studies of the instruments, the tunings, the music played on them and specifically by studying and comparing the words and technical terms used in different languages for the instruments, their parts, for techniques of playing and tuning them, aspects of the music and so on. 735 more words

Mbira

nannus reblogged this on The Asifoscope and commented:

A new article I have written as a guest blogger on the Zvembira blog, on the history of lamellophones, a field of speical interest for me.

Meet Youtuber: Pearl Mukoro // @Pearl_Em

Her name is Pearl, Nigerian and Uk based Youtuber. I will tell you a little bit about Pearl today because in her previous video “Why can’t I have a Perfect body” she made it clear she feels like an Amazon Princess lol and that is actually true. 88 more words

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September 13 African Music Nite at The Royal Room

Two great acts: Jimu Makurumbandi and Eckaman & Super Mokako
September 13: 9:00 – 12:00 at The Royal Room, 5000 Rainier Ave S

Jimu Makurumbandi plays Mbira and Kora 9:00 pm… 100 more words

African Music

African Theme Party

On the 22nd of August we hold a theme party inspired by the big continent, Africa. Anke, our dance queen, came up with this idea and Ceren, Harry, Fly and  Blaze built a complete new club for us. 261 more words