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Out of Town: Rift Valley Festival, Aug. 29-31 2014 @ Fisherman’s Camp – Lake Naivasha

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August 16, 2014 at 3:50 pm Leave a comment

Out of Town/Launch: Musical Waves from the Kenyan Coast, Aug. 23 2014 @ Mama Ngina Drive – Mombasa

Album Launch on the occasion of the Mombasa International Cultural Festival – Vol. 6 of the Spotlight on Kenyan Music series highlights the musical diversity from the Kenyan Coast.

Date: August 23, 2014
Venue: Mama Ngina Drive, Mombasa
Time: 3 pm
Entry: Free

The album features a harmonious mix of original folk songs and traditional rhythms that are enriched with modern instrumentation, as well as contemporary songs that are the expression of a younger generation of artists. The compositions reflect a musical heritage that has been shaped by cross-cultural influences over many centuries.

This is the 6th Volume of the Spotlight on Kenyan Music project that continues to promote the living expressions of Kenyan communities by exploring musical traditions as a resource for innovation and creativity.

August 16, 2014 at 3:48 pm Leave a comment

The Inaugural Kampala Art Biennale: Progressive Africa Aug. 2-31 2014 @ Uganda Museum, Nommo Gallery & Makerere Art Gallery

Kampala Art Biannual
Dates: August 2-31, 2014
Venue: Uganda Museum, Nommo Gallery & Makerere Art Gallery

Thematic days via Arts 256

Thematic days via Arts 256

Find more info here

August 2, 2014 at 1:59 pm Leave a comment

Celebrating Nairobi: Nai Ni Who 2 Grand Finale, Aug. 2 2014 @ Central Park

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This Saturday Nai Ni Who are partying in Central park! Join the parade, watch Nai Ni Who tourna final and live performances!

Date: August 2, 2014
Venue: Central Park
Time: from 10 am
Entry: Free
Performance by: Sarabi, Suzannah Owiyo, Mejja and Dove Slimme

Join a parade through town from 10 am. Performances take place in the afternoon.

July 31, 2014 at 5:41 pm Leave a comment

Out of Town: Hakuna Matata Festival, Aug. 2 2014 @ Migaa – Kiambu County

Hakuna Matata Festival
Date: August 2, 2014
Venue: Migaa, Kiambu County
Time: 2 pm till dawn
Tickets: KES 2000 at the Gate

July 28, 2014 at 8:57 am Leave a comment

The Rift Valley Festival Launch Party, Aug. 2 2014 @ Kuona Trust

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The Rift Valley Festival are giving you a taste of RVF 2014 in Nairobi at The Kuona Trust Art Center.

Date: August 2, 2014
Venue: Kuona Trust
Time: 5pm- 11pm
Charges: Ksh 300

You’ll get a sense of what’s to come in Naivasha at the end of August at the Rift Valley Festival 2014 showcasing Kenya’s live music, art, inspiration and the people who create it! It will also be a chance to see the artworks of and meet the amazing people that are the Kuona Trust.
RVF 2014 LIVE ARTIST’S performing…
SARABI – YELLOW LIGHT MACHINE – KIARASH BIAZAR(Iran)
RVFV 2014 DJ’s spinning…
DREAD STEPPA – SANTURI SAFARI – FAMBULA

We then invite you to join us for a big phat AFTER PARTY at QUIN’S BAR on Ngong Rd from 12 midnight onwards.

For more information, please visit the RVF website

July 26, 2014 at 3:38 pm Leave a comment

The GoDown Gig and Nai Ni Who II Kick Off feat. Rabbit Kaka Sungura, Jun. 28 2014 @ the GoDown Arts Centre

the Godown Gig
The GoDown Gig also marking the Nai Ni Who II kick off

Date: Saturday, June 28 2014
Venue: The GoDOwn Arts Centre, Industrial Area
Time: 2-8 pm

Performing Artists: Ythera, Octave Band and Rabbit Kaka Sungura

June 22, 2014 at 5:34 pm Leave a comment

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