Posts filed under ‘free music’

Sawa Sawa Festival 2013: Kenya at 50, Dec. 21 2013 @ Arboretum

Sawa Sawa
Date: December 21, 2013
Venue: Arboretum
Time: 12-6 pm
Entry: Free

December 17, 2013 at 10:21 am 2 comments

New Single/Social Conscious Music: Fuata Sheria by Sarabi Band feat Juliani

Fuata Sheria
Fuata Sheria is a great new single by Sarabi Band featuring Juliani which addresses the dysfunctional state of Kenya politics and of the failure of citizens to take responsibility.

Kenya at 50 Music!

December 17, 2013 at 9:57 am 3 comments

Thursday Nite Live feat. Mercy Myra, Dec. 5 2013 @ Choices

TNL@C_Mercy Myra

November 29, 2013 at 10:03 am Leave a comment

Performance: Nairobi Live feat. Juliani, Jun. 27 2013 @ Tree House Club

Date: June 27, 2013
Venue: Tree House, Museum Hill
Time: 8.30 – onwards
Entry: Free

June 24, 2013 at 9:16 am Leave a comment

Concert: Fete de la Musique [World Music Day], Jun. 21 2013 @ Alliance

world music day

June 15, 2013 at 1:22 pm 1 comment

Concert: Thursday Nite Live ft. Inka, May 16 2013 @ Choices – Baricho Rd

Inka at thursday nite live

May 14, 2013 at 10:38 am Leave a comment

Creatives Garage Event:Turning One Party, May 18 2013 @ Pawa 254 Hub

Happy 1st Birthday
At Creatives Garage we are having an open day which also coincides with our first anniversary so we merging the two for a Turning One Party.
We will be having exhibitions from different creatives as well as Performances.

Date: May 18, 2013
Venue: PAWA 254
Entrance is free

May 14, 2013 at 10:05 am Leave a comment

Live Music: Thursday Night Live May Artist Line Up, Every Thursday @ Choices

May Thursday Nite Live
Dates: Every Thursday
Venue: Choices
Time: 8-11 pm
Entry: No Cover Charge

April 26, 2013 at 9:54 am Leave a comment

Live Music: The Beathogs, Apr 27 2013 @ Kengeles Lavington

The Beathogs are back on stage!

This weekend, Saturday 27 April, the Beathogs perform their thrilling soul funk show at Nairobi’s great live music venue Kengeles Lavington. 9pm, free entry. This is the first of the resumed series of 6 Last-Saturday-of-the-Month Beathogs shows at Kengeles. Diarise!

The next Thursday 2 May the Beathogs play at Nairobi’s dance hot-spot Treehouse Museum Hill. 9pm.

April 26, 2013 at 9:46 am Leave a comment

The GoDown Gig: Ft. Fena, Steve & Kidum, Apr. 6 2013 @ the GoDown Arts Centre

the GoDown Gig
Date: April 6, 2013
Venue: The GoDown Arts Centre
Time: 2.30-7pm
Entry: Free

Performances by: Fena, Steve Nyabwa & Kidum

April 2, 2013 at 10:55 am Leave a comment

Concert: Mozart’s Requiem conducted by Prof. Vijay Upadhyaya, Mar. 24 2013 @ St. Paul’s Chapel

Mozart’s Requiem easter concert
Mozart’s Requiem on Palm Sunday, March 24th 2013 at 3.30pm at St. Paul’s Chapel, Nairobi.
It will be conducted by Prof. Vijay Upadhyaya from the Vienna University Orchestra in conjunction with the St. Paul’s University choir.
Entrance is FREE

March 22, 2013 at 5:23 pm Leave a comment

Concert: Live Band Night with Kidum, Mar. 15 2013 @ Sarakasi Dome Foyer Bar

Live band Night out

March 11, 2013 at 11:18 am Leave a comment

Presentation: Premier/Divisions by Chris Paul Daniels, Feb. 15 2013 @ Kuona Trust

Date – Friday 15th February 2013
Venue – Kuona Trust, Likoni Close
Time – 7 pm
Address – Likoni Lane,Off Dennis Pritt, Hurlingham

British Film and Video Artist, Chris Paul Daniels, presents work made in response to his five week residency at Kuona Trust, Nairobi supported by the Triangle Network and Gasworks Gallery (London) International Fellowship Programme.

Chris will have screenings and video installations on view throughout the grounds of the Kuona space and be performing Live Visuals that showcase filmic collaborations, animations and time-lapse studies made during his Residency accompanied by a live musical performance by Ketebul music’s recording artist Ochieng’ Nelly

The video work previews raw unedited footage of a larger documentary piece titled ‘Premier/Divisions’ which will premiere at Kuona Trust at a later date in March and will therefore be VJ’d as a freely improvised and live visual performance in reaction to the music.

Chris graduated from the Royal College of Art in 2010 and subsequently won the Deutsche Bank Award for Art for his collaborative film project – ‘Unravel the longest hand painted film in Britain’ ( which has toured over ninety art spaces throughout the UK including Tate Britain, The National Media Musuem and the British Film Institute. He has worked on several international projects in Iceland, Sweden and the Netherlands and screened work extensively in the UK and internationally.

His work in characterised by experimental documentation of shared memories and communal perspectives and this will be reflected in the documentary he has been producing during his first visit to the continent.

February 13, 2013 at 8:02 pm Leave a comment

Documentary & Festival Opening: Disputed Fields & Performance by Eric Wainaina + Best Band In Africa, Jan 28 2013 @ Alliance

Kesho Imefika Opening
Disputed Fields is one of a series of four films produced by InformAction which all focus on messages that have resonance across Kenya. It will open the ‘Kesho Ime Fika’ Festival.
This documentary is a ‘bottom up’ look at issues of land and tensions between the Kalennjin and Kikuyu communities in the region. It takes a sensitive approach, hearing the views of both communities as we had into the elections.

After the screening there will be a Live Performance by Eric Wainaina & the best band in Africa

Find full programme here

January 28, 2013 at 2:39 pm Leave a comment

Free Album Download: A Dollar a day – deluxe edition

ADAD deluxe edition

on 12th of January 2012 A Dollar a daywas released, as a collaboration between Maisha yetu and Dexstraw Studio. It is a Pan-African collaborative music project that featured artists from Kenya,SA,Zim,Zambia,Bots,Naija and the States just to mention but a few.  Now 12007 free downloads down the line, here’s our appreciation for showing us so much support. To all our fans,critiques,supporters music,art lovers,sponsors we present to you an end-year musical bonus of two albums  for your christmas package. Download it, enjoy it and share it with other hip-hop fans worldwide!

This is a continued effort of collaboration between Kenya  and South Africa in empowering young people to use their talent. To encourage Sub-Saharan African youth to to view themselves as a resource and not a marginalized community.

December 4, 2012 at 3:38 pm Leave a comment

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