CURRENT EVENTS

THE 13th LONDON AFRICAN MUSIC FESTIVAL
FRIDAY 18th to SUNDAY 27th SEPTEMBER

“The London African Music Festival is an impressively eclectic affair”
Robin Denselow, The Guardian

10 DAYS OF GLORIOUS MUSIC

DAY 1
Friday 18th September, 7.00pm
SUZANNA LUBRANO (Cape Verde)
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The Tabernacle
35 Powis Square, Notting Hill, London, W11 2AY
www.tabernacleW11.com
Tickets: £20.00/£17.50
SUZANNA LUBRANO https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ta6iaett6i4

Friday 18th September, 7.00pm
SEUN KUTI AND EGYPT 80 (Nigeria)
2 SEUN KUTI 1










Union Chapel
Compton Avenue, London, N1 2XD
www.unionchapel.org.uk
Tickets: £25.00/£22.50
SEUN KUTI AND EGYPT 80 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EkWwEY-se4o

Friday 18th September, 7.00pm
GORDON MASIALA (Congo)
3 Gordon Masiala 1










Canada Water Culture Space
21 Surrey Quays Road, London, SE16 7AR
www.canadawaterculturespace.org.uk
Tickets: £15.00 / £12.50 (cons)
GORDON MASIALA http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pCuEbUifWZ4

DAY 2
Saturday 19th September, 7.00pm
YINKA DAVIES (Nigeria)
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Canada Water Culture Space
21 Surrey Quays Road, London, SE16 7AR
www.canadawaterculturespace.org.uk
Tickets: £15.00/£12.50
YINKA DAVIES https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bwvnQW0tMms

DAY 3
Sunday 20th September, 7.00pm
OUM (Morocco)
5 OUM ZARABI Photo Lamia Lahbabi










The Tabernacle
35 Powis Square, Notting Hill, London, W11 2AY
www.tabernacleW11.com
Tickets: £20.00/£17.50
OUM on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j-0duqvNqlM

Sunday 20th September, 7.00pm
ABDOULAYE SAMB (Senegal)
6 Abdoulaye Samba 1










HOOTANANNY BRIXTON
95 Effra Road, London SW2 1DF
www.hootanannybrixton.co.uk
ABDOULAYE SAMB on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KKVn5Ju96qQ




DAY 4
Monday 21st September, 7.00pm
INESS MEZEL (France/Algeria)
6 INESS MEZEL 2










THE TABERNACLE
35 Powis Square, Notting Hill, London, W11 2AY
www.tabernacleW11.com
Tickets: £20.00/£17.50
INESS MEZEL on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ARTmATYqWf0

Monday 21 September, 8.00pm
ED BENTLEY (Ghana/UK)
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VORTEX JAZZ CLUB
11 Gillett Square, London, N16 8AZ
www.vortexjazz.co.uk
Tickets: £12.50/£10.00
ED BENTLEY on YOUTUBE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NZ1dvcqIIgo

Monday 21st September, 8.00pm
LONDON AFROBEAT COLLECTIVE (UK)
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THE FORGE
3-7 Delancey Street, London, NW1 7NL
http://www.forgevenue.org/
Tickets: £12.50/£10.00 (cons)
LONDON AFROBEAT COLLECTIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7LKNJR39f5c

Monday 21st September, 7.00pm
THE REAPERS CHOIR (UK)
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CANADA WATER CULTURE SPACE
21 Surrey Quays Road, London, SE16 7AR
www.canadawaterculturespace.org.uk
Tickets: £12.50/£10.00 (cons)
THE REAPERS CHOIR https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ytz8NZvsGI8

DAY 5
Tuesday 22nd September, 8.00pm
ORANGE BLOSSOM (France/Egypt)
10 Orange Blossom 1 @ernest Mandap










RICHMIX
35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London, E1 6LA
www.richmix.org.uk
Tickets: £17.50/£15.00
ORANGE BLOSSOM https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O9IUzvBuclw

Tuesday 22nd September, 8.00pm
LUCKY RANKU (South Africa)
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VORTEX JAZZ CLUB
11 Gillett Square, London, N16 8AZ
www.vortexjazz.co.uk
Tickets: £15.00/£12.50
LUCKY RANKU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Iiv4Oivlu6U

Tuesday 22nd September, 7.30pm
AAR MAANTA (Somalia)
12 Aar Maanta 1










Canada Water Culture Space
21 Surrey Quays Road, London, SE16 7AR
www.canadawaterculturespace.org.uk
Tickets: £15.00/£12.50
AAR MAANTA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZXBXY4RzwGE

DAY 6
Wednesday 23rd September, 7.00pm
HANISHA SOLOMON (Ethiopia)
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CANADA WATER CULTURE SPACE
21 Surrey Quays Road, London, SE16 7AR
www.canadawaterculturespace.org.uk
Tickets: £15.00/£12.50
HANISHA SOLOMON https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=chDfaymi388

Wednesday 23rd September, 8.00pm
MOSE ‘FAN FAN’(Congo) + DJ Jay Bola No. 1
13 Mose Fan Fan










The Forge
3-7 Delancey Street, London, NW1 7NL
www.forgevenue.org
Tickets: £16/£13
MOSE ‘FAN FAN’ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PwzFZNKPvoE

Wednesday 23rd September, 8.00pm
PAUL LUNGA (Zimbabwe)
15 Paul Lunga 1










VORTEX JAZZ CLUB
11 Gillett Square, London, N16 8AZ
www.vortexjazz.co.uk
Tickets: £12.50/£10.00
PAUL LUNGA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mtvr41bcnHM

Wednesday 23rd September, 8.00pm
SADIO CISSOKHO (Senegal)
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STRONGROOM BAR & KITCHEN
120-124 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London, EC2A 3SQ.
www.strongroombar.com
FREE ADMISSION
SADIO CISSOKHO https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mA2DD0eIKdA

DAY 7
Thursday 24th September, 8.00pm
SANDRA NKAKE (Cameroon/France)
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RICHMIX
35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London, E1 6LA
www.richmix.org.uk
Tickets: £17.50/£15.00

Thursday 24th September, 7.00pm
MIKE AREMU (Nigeria)
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Canada Water Culture Space
21 Surrey Quays Road, London, SE16 7AR
www.canadawaterculturespace.org.uk
Tickets: £15.00/£12.50
MIKE AREMU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4b3IljRlpVE

DAY 8
Friday 25th September, 7.00pm
DABY TOURÉ (Mauritania)
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Canada Water Culture Space
21 Surrey Quays Road, London, SE16 7AR
www.canadawaterculturespace.org.uk
Tickets: £15.00/£12.50
DABY TOURÉ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1XkM59OsnXo

Friday 25th September, 9.00pm
THE INRHYTHMS
+ KADIALY KOUYATE

rythms and kayote






PASSING CLOUDS
1 Richmond Road, London, E8 4AA
www.passingclouds.org
Tickets: £10.00/£7.00
THE INRHYTHMS https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=58lqOPTRjng
KADIALY KOUYATE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KUfD5WGL3hw

DAY 9
Saturday 26th September, 7.00pm
EBO TAYLOR (Ghana)
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UNION CHAPEL
Compton Avenue, London, N1 2XD
www.unionchapel.org.uk
Tickets: £25.00/£22.50
BO TAYLOR https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jGWoXWzwm0I

Saturday 26th September, 12 noon – 4pm
IROKO FAMILY MUSIC WEEKEND
23 IROKO THEATRE










TIMBER LODGE (NORTH PARK),
Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park,
Honour Lea Avenue, London E20 1DY
Tickets: FREE ADMISSION
IROKO THEATRE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NiLN5U7PzA0

DAY 10
Sunday 27 September, 7.00pm
JOE DRISCOLL and SEKOU KOUYATE (USA/Guinea)
23 Joe Driscoll and Sekou Kouyate 3










The Tabernacle
35 Powis Square, Notting Hill, London, W11 2AY
www.tabernacleW11.com
Tickets: £20.00/£17.50
JOE DRISCOLL AND SEKOU KOUYATE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f-Uhlt_-3o4

Sunday 27 September, 9.00pm
DESOLA (Nigeria)
25 DESOLA PIC










HOOTANANNY BRIXTON
95 Effra Road, London, SW2 1DF
www.hootanannybrixton.co.uk
DESOLA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RtZpM0UPPvM



THE YORUBA WOMEN CHOIR
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Wednesday 21st October / The Stables, Milton Keynes
Wednesday 23rd October / Turner Sims Concert Hall http://www.turnersims.co.uk/events/yoruba-women-choir/

VIDEOS
FUNMI ON ARISE

MAMANI KEITA

TUNDAY AKINTAN

LONDON AFRICAN MUSIC FESTIVAL

FUNMI OLAWUMI

THE YORUBA WOMEN CHOIR

THE MASTER DRUMMERS OF AFRICA

THE SOUTH AFRICAN GOSPEL SINGERS

THE AFRICAN JAZZ ALLSTARS

LUCKY RANKU

PINISE SAUL AND LUCKY RANKU

MIKE AREMU

NIRAN OBASA

YOMI BASHIRU AND NAIJA GROOVES

THE DRUMTASTIC

BEN AUDU