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Holy Forest – Africa Calling

Inspired by a trip to the Makasutu (meaning ‘sacred’) forest in Gambia and featuring Gambian griot Tata Dindin Jobarteh on the kora (currently the third musician I’ve heard described as the ‘Jimi Hendrix of the kora’ after my boy Sekou … Continue reading

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Womex 2013

Each year the World’s biggest World Music expo, Womex, pick a different home for thousands of delegates from every corner of the globe to get together for talks, films, musical showcases and general meeting up for all important networking opportunities. … Continue reading

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