Latest News for: Mozambique music


Maloya – the magical mongrel music of La Réunion

Mail Guardian South Africa 22 Jun 2024
At the same time, I heard about maloya, the rebel music of the island ... Maloya is a powerful blend of music from Madagascar, Mozambique and the south-eastern Malabar coast of India, where most of the slaves came from around the late 1600s.

Deep listening: the haunting sonic world of Cassandra Miller

The Observer 11 Apr 2024
So what else excites her? Free jazz – “for its vibrant physicality, in particular Pharoah Sanders and Alice Coltrane”, plus music from Zimbabwe, Mozambique and northern Greece; Brazilian jazz, and Italian and Sardinian folk.

Eclectic cast rub shoulders at Africa Cup

Taipei Times 25 Jan 2024
Mozambique striker Stanley Ratifo, whose side were eliminated on Monday, has returned to Pforzheim where he plays in the fifth-tier of German soccer ... Once back playing regularly, he approached Mozambique.

Camille Thurman Performs at Vermont Jazz Center

The Keene Sentinel 18 Jan 2024
He was a musical dad to me.” ... She and Darrell Green were selected by American Music Abroad to travel and perform in various African nations including Cameroon, Mozambique, Nigeria, Senegal and Mauritania.

Heineken’s 150th Anniversary Celebration Draws 65,000 Music Enthusiasts at Hey Neighbour

The Source 22 Dec 2023
“Witnessing everyone come together to toast and commemorate Heineken’s 150-year anniversary was incredible,” said Valdemiro Jose, a music artist from Mozambique.

Ohio Arts Council grants city schools $40K

The Vindicator 14 Oct 2023
Hip Hop Artist Demetrius Thomas, aka Nova the Rebel, is returning for the 2023-24 school year to teach Music Artist Development Part 2 workshops. He’s performed in Cuba and Mozambique, and plans ...

Ten Things To Do: CountryFest, Jane Shivick, Will Dailey, Worcester Symphony Orchestra

Telegram & Gazette - Worcester 21 Sep 2023
Originally from Mozambique, Mbie studied at the Berklee College of Music in Boston and has developed a style incorporating his musical experiences from Mozambique, the U.S., and many other places around the world.

Raul Bryan makes it big internationally

Mmegi Online 15 Sep 2023
Despite being relatively new in the music scene, Raul Bryan has already experienced the highs of the industry after performances ...

Cassper Nyovest: ‘Sometimes life can just get really really sad’

Independent online (SA) 30 Aug 2023
The dates announced so far include shows in Rwanda, Nigeria, Zambia, Mozambique and Swaziland. The tour is set to be a celebration of the evolution of their music careers and ... September 7 - Mozambique.

Loving the Highlife – enjoying it 22 years later

B & FT Online 25 Jun 2023
He opens with a focus on Faisal Helwani of blessed memory, who had “recorded some of the legends of Ghanaian highlife music” ... We sampled his impeccable collection of African arts and music – from Ghana to Nigeria, to South Africa, to Mozambique, etc.

Sjava’s new album is a reflection of his journey

Mail Guardian South Africa 08 Jun 2023
Recently, as he was about to perform Isoka from his latest album at the Bassline Fest in Johannesburg, he said the song was inspired by music from Mozambique, which speaks to his habit of exploring ...

Jesse Cleg, DJ Lag, Nathi Mankayi and Mr Eazi celebrate the beauty that is Africa

Independent online (SA) 25 May 2023
One of the most common ways that has united Africans is music. No matter which part of Africa a person comes from, the power music allows us all to connect from, amapiano, afrobeats, kizomba and Gnawa ... Tell us about your recent music release?.

Ace guitarist creates sultry sounds of Mozambique

Independent online (SA) 13 May 2023
I have dedicated my life to exploring the power of music to break down social and cultural barriers ... Born in the suburbs of Maputo, Mozambique, he was raised in a country rich in musical and cultural heritage.

‘A big chunk of my motivation is vengeance’: Skinny Pelembe, the musical don of Doncaster

The Guardian 01 May 2023
But by drawing on a heritage that stretches from Birmingham to Mozambique, his new music is his most confident yet ‘Every problem you ...