Africa Oyé 2013 Festival Line Up Revealed!

Going global: Mokoomba

Going global: Mokoomba

MOKOOMBA (Zimbabwe)
A rollercoaster ride of raw Afrofusion energy!OSIBISA (Ghana)
Their latest release AKA KAKRA is an absolute triumph mixing their familiar rock tinged cross-rhythms with some fantastic improvised jazz leanings.

OSIBISA (Ghana)
Their latest release AKA KAKRA is an absolute triumph mixing their familiar rock tinged cross-rhythms with some fantastic improvised jazz leanings.

ATONGO ZIMBA (Ghana)
No stranger to the festival scene, he will likely bring with him his Ghanian music companions to perform his songs about romance, spirituality and contemporary issues in Ghana.
SON YAMBU (Cuba)
An intoxicating fusion of Spanish and African rhythms – guaranteed to turn any event into a fiesta.

BLACK PROPHET (Ghana)
Unique, harmonious reggae beat combined with a glamorous African cadence offers a very distinctive sound to his rhythm…

Zong Zing

Zong Zing

ZONG ZING ALL-STARS (DR Congo)
Infectious and energetic, their soukous music is a blend of vocal harmonies, guitar picking and rhythms…

DELE SOSIMI AFROBEAT VIBRATION (Nigeria)
With a 15 strong line up featuring a brass section and some amazing dancers, this is one live show not to be missed!

YAABA FUNK (UK/Ghana)
A floor-filling extravaganza combining the tightest rhythm section this side of Accra, fat analogue bass lines, blazing horns, sparkling African and gritty rock guitars…

Dele

Dele

Dates: 22-23 June 2013
Venue: Sefton Park, Liverpool, UK
Time: 1230-2130hrs, both nights
Admission: Free

Source: Africa Oye

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