Tuesday, October 21, 2008


Africa Express is an initiative that has taken Western musicians to Mali and the Congo, and brought African musicians to perform collaborations at Brixton, Glastonbury, Liverpool - and now the Electric Proms. It is a celebrated collaborations of African and Western musicians, so please support where you can!
Date: 22 October 2008
Where: Koko, Camden Town, London
Ticket: £15 plus booking fee
Time: 8pm to 03am
Artists who will be attending this unique 7 hour event are:-
  • The Aliens
  • Amadou and Mariam
  • Baaba Maal
  • Bassekou Kouyate and Amy Sacko
  • Get Cape Wear Cape Fly
  • Foals
  • Hard-Fi
  • Johnny Marr
  • The Magic Numbers
  • Mehdi Haddab
  • Oumou Sangare
  • Rachid Taha
  • Toumani Diabate
  • Souad Massi

For more info and to purchase your ticket, please go to www.bbc.co.uk/electricproms

Next talent to feature on the blog real soon...watch out y'all.

Stay sweet




Anonymous said...

OK still waiting for ur interview with the creator(?) of AV magazine :) I visited the link and I'm quite impressed by what she's accomplished. Paysans are doing great things :)

Dulce said...

Mos Def Kamer, she's increible! Her interview soon come...lol!