Archive | April 26, 2013

Fuse ODG Antenna Remix ft Wande Coal, R2Bees and Sarkodie

UK-Based Ghanaian or shall we say, international artist Fuse ODG’s wings continue to soar as his Antenna single gains more stamps of approval. MTV Base reported recently that the Antenna single has just been remixed by West African star musicians Wande Coal, RzBees and Sarkodie. The remix is again cool and makes good justice to […]

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The Pride of Africa (Africa-Canada Film Festival)

Vues d’Afrique’s programming director sees the festival as a forum to discover or reconnect with the continent. By T’Cha Dunlevy, GAZETTE FILM CRITIC, The Gazette MONTREAL – Gisèle Kayembe is being courted. “Montreal is trying to seduce me. We’ll see if I fall amoureuse,” said the lively Congo native and — as of 2011 — […]

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Mokoomba: Zimbabwe’s new sound (Coming to WOMAD)

The country’s music scene was decimated by Aids, but now fusion band Mokoomba have won a best newcomer world music gong. Is this the beginning of a renaissance? By Robin Denselow Abundance Mutovi was just 14 when he began playing with the other members of Mokoomba. It was in 2002, when they were at school together […]

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