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20 Years of June Gachui – The Album Launch, Aug. 30 2016 @ Kenya National Theatre

June Gachui at 20
Date: August 30, 2016
Venue: Kenya National Theatre
Time: from 7 pm
Tickets: KES 3500 regular and KES 5000 VIP

About
Seasoned singer and songwriter, June Gachui will be launching her debut album dubbed “Twenty Years” on 30th August at the newly refurbished Kenya National Theatre.

Get ready to attend the show of a lifetime soaking in all the Nyummy music you can as June Gachui takes to stage with her unrivalled passion, vocal prowess and stage charm.

Limited Tickets available online at http://www.junegachui.com/events/tickets/
Ksh.3,500 for regular ticket and Ksh.5,000 for VIP.
Gates open at 7pm.

#JuneAt20

August 23, 2016 at 11:49 am Leave a comment

Hii Chapter Ni Yetu Concert: W/ Sarabi, Makadem, Mabinti, Mufasa, Teardrops & the Gravitti Band, Aug. 27 2016 @ Alliance Française

Hii Chapter Concert
Date: August 27, 2016
Venue: Alliance Française
Time: 6.30 pm
Free Entry!

Performances by: Sarabi, Makadem, Mabinti, Mufasa, Teardrops & the Gravitti Band

Also Conversation with Rtd Chief Justice Dr. Willy Mutunga

August 23, 2016 at 11:48 am Leave a comment

Celebrating Nai Ni Who? GoDownGig August edition ft. Judith Bwire, Afro Simba & Swahili Ally, Aug.27 2016 @ the GoDown Arts Centre

GoDown Gig Nai ni Who
Date: August 27, 2016
Venue: the GoDown Arts
Time: 3 pm
No Cover Charge

August 23, 2016 at 11:38 am Leave a comment

Performance by Checkmate Mido, Aug. 25 2016 @ Treehouse – Museum Hill

Checkmate Mido
Date: August 25, 2016
Venue: Treehouse, Museum Hill
Time: from 9 pm
Entry: Free

August 23, 2016 at 11:06 am Leave a comment

Charity Event: A Night of Classical Music & Dance, Aug. 25 2016 @ Kenya National Theatre

Charity Event
Date: August 25, 2016
Venue: Kenya National Theatre
Time: 6-9 pm
Tickets: Balcony KES 15,000 and Auditorium KES 10,000

August 23, 2016 at 10:41 am Leave a comment

Celebrating the 6th Tokyo International Conference on African Development W/ Japanese Drum Concert, Aug. 26 2016 @ Alliance Française

Celebrating TICAD VI Poster-02
Date: August 26, 2016
Venue: Alliance Française
Time: 6 pm Gates open for 7 pm concert
No Cover Charge

About
Through celebrating the 6th Tokyo International Conference on African Development, The Embassy of Japan presents a Japanese Drum Concert on Friday, August 26, 2016 from 7.00 pm at the Alliance Francoise in Nairobi .

Gates open at 6.00pm.

August 19, 2016 at 5:37 pm Leave a comment

Thursday Nite Live ft. Anyango – Direct from Japan! Aug. 25 2016 @ Choices – Baricho Road

TNL@C ANYANGO August 25th, 2016
Date: August 25, 2016
Venue: Choices, Baricho Road
Time: 8-11 pm
No Cover Charge

About
In 2005, a young Japanese lady by the name Eriko Mukoyama visited Kenya and spent close to a year in a village in Western Kenya learning how to play the nyatiti, an eight-stringed lyre of the Luo community from nyatiti master Okumu K’Orengo. On graduating, she became the first female nyatiti player in the world, and Anyango was born.
Anyango became a household name in Kenya after she appeared on several TV stations and performed at the STOP AIDS Concert held in Kenya, hosted by the United Nations in 2007.

In September 2010, she released her debut solo album “Nyatiti Diva” which was ranked first on Tower Record’s World Music chart in Japan. She also performed at the fourth Tokyo International Conference of African Development (TICAD IV). To date she has 5 albums to her name and has traveled and performed all over the world. She has also inspired numerous other female artists to take up the nyatiti.

In 2015 Anyango signed a deal with Ketebul Music that will see the label release and distribute her music in the region. She also recorded a number of songs with Kenge Kenge and Makadem, which will be featured in a compilation album called Anyango. The Safari of Eriko Mukayama which will be released by Ketebul Music in August 2016.

August 19, 2016 at 5:37 pm Leave a comment

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