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07/24 | Amadou & Mariam at Millennium Park Summer Music Series | FREE

Over the last few years big-selling albums such as ”Welcome to Mali” and ”Dimanche à Bamako” have taken Amadou and Mariam on an epic journey that has made the couple the best-selling – and best-loved – act to come out of Africa this century. 98 more words

African Rhythms

03/23 | Muntu Dance Theatre, African Dance Performance at Newberry Library FREE

Through this African dance and drum performance, Muntu will strive to create an atmosphere of communal participation, encouraging and inspiring audiences and participants to join in the celebration! 224 more words

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SONG OF THE DAY Cannibale - No Mercy For Love

Have you ever considered what you  would get if you crossed Fela Kuti, The Doors and The Seeds (perhaps throwing in a bit of Talking Heads for good measure)…and would you believe that the successful cross-pollination of this music is possible?! 212 more words

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02/15 | Gros Ngolle Pokossi -Album Release Party - World Music Wednesday

Gros Ngolle Pokossi, a Cameroonian musician who specializes in electric bass with extensive experience in performing live, recording, and composing Afrobeat, jazz, funk, ethnomusic and pop.   100 more words

Old Town School Of Folk Music