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Here you will find news of the future gigs/concerts and tours of prominent African musicians in Britain/Ireland.
TOURS: currently
African 80s disco from Ibibo Sound Machine
Singer and guitarist from Mali,
Fatoumata Diawara
Griot and jazz music, Trio Da Kali
(click on the name to view dates and venues)
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Updated on: February 17, 2015

Concerts/gigs


The Touré-Raichel Collective, Jazz Cafe, London, Tuesday 24th February
Israeli superstar Idan Raichel and Malian guitar virtuoso Vieux Farka Touré + special guests Together they are one of the most exciting world music collaborations with their intimate, improvisatory music.
Habib Koité, National Concert Hall, Dublin, Thursday 3rd March
From Mali, Habib is a hugely respected guitarist, composer and singer. With his band he'll blend traditional Malian rhythms and melodies with modern influences such as blues, jazz and rock.
Fantasma, 100 Club, London, Thursday 5th March
The latest project of South African innovator and creative pioneer Spoek Mathambo, Fantasma, is a 5-man collective who weave together electronica, hip-hop, traditional Zulu maskandi music, shangaan electro, South African house and much more.
Songhoy Blues, Barfly, London, Monday 23rd February; Village Underground, London, Thursday 28th May
Songhoy Blues are a 4-piece band who formed having fled a hard-line Islamist coup in the north of the country and
cut their teeth in Bamako’s club scene.