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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
Noura Mint Seymali renowned Mauritanian desert-rock chanteuse
Singer and guitarist from Mali,
Fatoumata Diawara
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Updated on: March 22, 2015

Concerts/gigs

Tony Dudu & The Gumbe Jazz plus Jally Kebba Susso, Rich Mix, London, Sunday 29th March
Born in Guinea-Bissau, Tony Dudu has been an important musical figure in the emerging palop sound over the last 2 decades. Jally Kebba Susso comes from The Gambia and plays the kora, experimenting with blends of traditional griot music, mixing hip hop, jazz, blues and funk.
The Best from Africa - Ethiopia Calling, Rich Mix, London, Saturday 4th April
From Morocco, Simo Lagnawi is the UK's leading Guembri player and Gnawa Master together with his band
The Gawa Blues All Stars. The almighty Krar Collective serve up a colourful feast of mind-blowing Ethiopian grooves led by Temesgen Zelekeand.
Boubacar Traoré, Rich Mix, London, Thursday 21st May; Norfolk and Norwich Festival, Friday 22nd May
Popularly and affectionately known as Kar Kar, Boubacar Traoré is Mali's legendary blues guitarist.
Songhoy Blues, 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.