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Album Review: Katapila Trotro – An Electrifying Sonic Portrait of Ghana’s capital

It is hard to find a soundtrack that would illuminate the intricacies of the city of Accra due to its volatile and mercurial nature. At some tangents, the city is a cool breezy, slowly gracing the hairs of your skin. 771 more words


On His Way To Becoming A Gospel Music Legend, Brian Lubega Releases Wegukubira Album At Concert 

Brian Lubega’s Amazing Grace Concert will go down in history among the top three Christian events of 2016. The team responsible for working hand in hand with Brian Lubega on the production did wonders. 769 more words

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2016 Honorable Mention Pick 21

Noura Mint Seymali: Arbina (Glitterbeat, 2016).

I love this West African outfit.  Seymali is a singing giant and her husband is totally boss on the guitar.  191 more words


Best of 2016 Pick 16

Vaudou Game: Kidayu (Hot Casa, 2016).

African James Brown+ and no fucking around.  This record should come with a warning label for folks who work in cubicles, eat frozen pizza, and think Wilco is the bomb.  56 more words


Spoilt for Choice

Whichever way you look at it, today promises to be an amazing evening.  There are two great concerts lined up , you can either join Ciano Maimba doing his first gig as a main artist at the Goethe- Institut. 33 more words


Protest: transGlobal Groove Collective

I was lucky to attend a college that has the coolest professors ever!Incredibly  intelligent, intellectually stimulating and inspiring men and women who have influenced and shaped the way I see the world around me today. 51 more words


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It’s been a long time. As I continue to finalize my novel, I haven’t been able to focus on CAVACHA EXPRESS! On top of it, life has felt like a cataclysm during these post-election days in my country. 132 more words

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