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Hugh Masekela at Bushfire

Legend South African musician Hugh Masekela perform during Bushfire festival held in Swaziland last weekend

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Songs Across The Distance

Open your hearts to the dancing joy of the Holy One
And let your love abound from heart to lips.
In order to bring forth fruits for the Holy One, a holy life, 1,545 more words


Sabelo Soko - Umkhondo

Writer: Xolani Tembu

Photograph: Musa N Nxumalo

Listening to Sabelo Soko’s second offering, Umkhondo, one can almost hear echoes of Sipho Mabuse’s Thaba Bosiu, those of the iconic Madala Kunene’s… 372 more words


May 14: Youssou N'Dour, Khaled, Femi Kuti, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Miriam Makeba, Hugh Masekela, Ali Farka Touré, plus we reach halfway

This week, in the tradition of my all-Australian week and all-Canadian week, I’ll be delving into some of the albums from Africa. Of course, we’ve already met a few African musicians on the list, such as… 980 more words

Chapter 6 in Pictures

I see her floating lazily through the market like a butterfly.

Oh yes, I won’t forget the day came shining in. ( Hugh Masekela)

West African Market Place. 38 more words

No Rules

Jazz Is Still Alive & Well In The City of Durban

There certainly was a time in South Africa when jazz music was alive and filled with a great mixture of new and seasoned talent such as the likes of… 463 more words


Sunday coming down

Special greetings to all of you on this Sunday coming down. Remember to wait for your sunset if you’d like to enjoy this with your last glass of wine or whatever your pleasure is, as your weekend draws to a close and you prepare for the week ahead. 170 more words