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Nairobi Rapsody Hosts Yaasin Bey aka Mos Def, May 28 2015 @ Ebony Lounge – Westlands

The celebrated American hip hop artist Yassin Bey better known as Mos Def will be hosted by Nairobi Rapsody on May 28th 2015 at Ebony Lounge, Westlands, Nairobi – Kenya. This his first trip to East Africa.

The gates open at 9:00 p.m. – Music entertainment by DJs: G Money and Blinky Bill. Kenyan artists Bamboo and Rabbit will open for Yasiin Bey – who will grace the stage from around 11:00 p.m.

ONLY ADVANCE TICKETS: 5,000/= via (tickets available while they last!)

About Yassin Bey
As a solo artist under stage name Mos Def, Yassin Bey has released five critically acclaimed albums: Black on Both Sides in 1999, New Danger in 2004, True Magic in 2006 and The Ecstatic in 2009. Yassin has influenced several young musicians such as Lupe Fiasco, Jay Electronica, Kanye West, Kid Cudi, Saigon just to name a few.

He is also a well accomplished actor who’s appeared in several top Hollywood films such Bamboozled, Monsters Ball and Brown Sugar.

May 10, 2015 at 4:21 pm Leave a comment

Red Bull Music Academy Event feat. Blinky Bill & Suraj, Feb. 25 2015 @ Bachuss Club

RBMA at Bacchus

Date: February 25, 2015
Venue: Bachuss Club, Westlands
Time: 8 pm till late

DJ sets by Blinky Bill, Suraj and Dread Steppa.

Musician? Check out the Red Bull Music Academy Application currently open

February 25, 2015 at 10:51 am Leave a comment

Blitz the Ambassador Diasporadical Album Listening Party, Feb. 18 2015 @ Ebony Lounge

Blitz the Amb.
Date: February 18, 2015
Venue: Ebony Lounge, Westlands
Time: 10 pm
Entry: Free

Featuring Blitz the Ambassador from Ghana who performed in Sauti za Busara Festival

Also, Muthoni the Drummer Queen – Scheduled to do the iConcert on February 21, 2015
DJ for the night – Blinky Bill of Just a Band

February 18, 2015 at 11:46 am Leave a comment

Opportunity for Musicians: One Beat Fellowship, by Feb. 14 2015 @1beatmusic

One beat 15
OneBeat 2015 fellowships are now open until Saturday, February 14!

– You should be aged between 19 and 35 years,
– Country: Kenya is an eligible country

Application portal:

1 Beat is an initiative of the U.S. State Department’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs in collaboration with Found Sound Nation, OneBeat employs collaborative original music as a potent new form of cultural diplomacy.
OneBeat will bring 25 musicians from around the world to the U.S. for one month this fall to collaboratively write, produce, and perform original music, and develop strategies for arts-based social engagement.

You are encouraged to apply. Past 1 beat fellows from Kenya are Muthoni DQ, Blinky Bill of Just a Band

January 20, 2015 at 3:37 pm Leave a comment

RVF sessions – with Owiny Sigoma Band W/ DJ Mr Sean & Blinky Bill, Dec. 18 2014 @ the Tree House Club

owiny tree poster

December 10, 2014 at 3:08 pm Leave a comment

Roundtable Discussion: Art Meets Tech w/ Creatives & Techies, Aug. 21 2014 @ iHub

Art meet Tech
Date: August 21, 2014
Venue: iHub
Time: 6-9 pm
Entry: Free

Panelist: Boniface Mwangi, Blinky Bill, Patricia Kihoro, Erik Hersman & Mark Kamau

Visit for full info.

August 16, 2014 at 2:35 pm Leave a comment

Blinky Bill Presents A Journey Into Sound, Every Month starting Apr. 30 2014 @ Choices – Baricho Road

Blinky Bill
Choices – Baricho Road is now the monthly home for Blinky Bill. Come and experience a new sound in a classic place.

This is definitely a Journey worth pursuing!

April 28, 2014 at 12:12 pm Leave a comment

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