Archive | July 23, 2015

VIDEO ALERT: South Sudanese Musical Duo, Acholi Machon Is Spreading The Sweet Sounds From Their Young Nation

They are billed to perform at this year’s WOMAD festival in the UK and they are raring to go. Their name is Acholi Machon (Old Acholi) and they are a musical duo from South Sudan. They play the likembe (mbira), an acoustic thumb piano and they are looking forward to i. According to Sophie Ikenye […]

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African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) Reveals 2015 Nominees

The African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) brand regards itself as ‘the sole award ceremony in the Diaspora that caters to all musical genres including but not limited to: Afrobeats, Assiko, Bongo, Decale, Funana, Genge, Highlife, Hiplife, Kwaito, Lingala and Soukous’ and judging from this year’s nominations, there is no reason to dispute that. A continuation […]

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