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you will find news of the future gigs/concerts and tours of prominent
African musicians in Britain/Ireland.
player Sekou Keita
Blues, 4-piece Malian rock-band
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inaccuracies of information concerning any of the events listed.
the Edge Festival, Richmond-upon-Thames,
Saturday 20th - Sunday 21st August
August 17, 2016
Free live performances including African music from bands
Bafula and Kasai Masai
Edinburgh, Wednesday 24th August
Youssou N’Dour has an unmistakable soaring tenor,
mixing Senegal’s ancient traditions with eclectic world influences
from Cuban rumba to hip-hop, jazz and soul.
Centre, London, 31st
August - 4th September
Africa Utopia presents a very exciting variety of talks,
workshops, music and performances that celebrate African arts and
Place Festival, London,
Friday 9th - Sunday 11th September
African musicians in this festival weekend are: Namvula,
Blick Bassy and Abdoulaye Samb
African Music Festival, Friday 16th - Saturday 24th September
A great week of music at various venues will feature Dele
Sosimi, Sally Nyolo, Sekouba Bambino, Aziza Brahim and many more.
Electric Ballroom, London,
Friday 7th October
The Official annual celebration of the life, music and
legacy of Fela Anikulapo Kuti
featuring the Dele Sosimi Afrobeat Orchestra + very special guests.
Umfolosi, Canada Water Cultural Space, London,
Tuesday 11th October
by the traditional song and dance of southern Africa, Black Umfolosi's
performances are energy driven and completely engaging, mixing a
great gentleness of spirit and song with exuberant dance.