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Majid Bekkas to tour Belgium and Netherlands

Gnawa star Majid Bekkas to play concerts in Northern Europe Pioneering Moroccan gnawa star Majid Bekkas will be bringing his jazz trio to northern Europe for a series of dates in March 2016.  Bekkas’ use of the word jazz is very personal, as the music owes at least as much to his North African heritage… Read More »

Fela Kuti son kicks up a live storm

Reviews of the Seun Kuti live shows with Egypt 80 in North America have been very good, with reviewers again welcoming the arrival of a massive Afro-Beat band led by the son of the iconic Fela Kuti (not that anyone has forgotten his other son Femi yet). “The band was the most important thing in… Read More »