Africa Day Concert 2016

Songhoy Blues

Songhoy Blues will perform at the Africa Day Concert. Image courtesy Songhoy Blues

It’s almost Africa Day (25 May) and that means it’s nearly time for the Africa Day Concert, which takes place in Newtown on 28 May. The focus of Africa Day* is to celebrate diversity through unity and what better way to express this sentiment than with music from across the continent.

Highlights include Oliver Mtukudzi from Zimbabwe, Songhoy Blues (a desert  punk/blues band from Mali) and Vaudou Game (a retro-inspired groove-based funk band from Togo). Up-and-coming…
Read More