FATOUMATA DIAWARA – Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

Abby O'Neill | February 3, 2022 Fatoumata Diawara is a true multi-hyphenate – an esteemed Malian singer, songwriter and actress who left her home country at 19 to pursue her artistry in France. By way of Como, Italy, she delivers a riveting performance alongside her bandmates, many of whom have toured with her since 2018.… Continue lendo FATOUMATA DIAWARA – Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

L’ECLAIR – Full Performance (Live on KEXP at Home)

Swiss sextet L'Eclair play an ever-evolving, undefinable brand of groove-heavy instrumentals which effortlessly fuse the band's many influences, including Krautrock, Afrobeat, funk, and library music. The band's first few recordings, such as 2019's Sauropoda, captured the freewheeling, improvisatory spirit of their live shows, while 2021's sprawling Confusions was a more ambitious, focused studio production. Keyboard… Continue lendo L’ECLAIR – Full Performance (Live on KEXP at Home)

NEWEN AFROBEAT – A History (fvll concert)

Newen Afrobeat is an Afrobeat band that started in 2009 in Chile. The group revisits Fela Kuti's musical heritage. The word Newén means "strength" in the Mapuche language. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SvH6TeAShE0 * except Coffin For Head Of StatePart 1 (2012 - 2017)Cantaros (3/3/17)Let's Start…+ (2/4/18) 7:58Open Your Eyes 11:09Zombie (2018) 19:09Curiche (11/14/18) 34:11Voraz (3/31/19) 40:07Come Y Calla… Continue lendo NEWEN AFROBEAT – A History (fvll concert)

ALBINOID AFROBEAT ORCHESTRA – Opposite People (Fela Kuti cover)

Collectif strasbourgeois à géométrie variable d'afrobeat live. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yV-OYEF1u4s Paul Barbieri (tp), Cyp Steck (kb, tp), Juliette Blum (tb), Marine Nuss (s), Laure Fischer (s), Steeve Eton (s), Adam Lanfrey (gt, vx), Fx Laurent (gt), Arthur Vonfelt (b), Geoffroy Sourp (dr), Remi Bouet (perc.), Victor Binot (perc.), Guillaume Zenses (perc.) Son: Baptiste BruziImage: Gauthier Humbert Enregistré… Continue lendo ALBINOID AFROBEAT ORCHESTRA – Opposite People (Fela Kuti cover)

KOKOROKO Afrobeat Collective – Colonial Mentality | Sofar London

Kokoroko Afrobeat Collective performing "Colonial Mentality" at Sofar London on July 29th, 2016. Sofar Sounds connects artists and music-lovers around the world through intimate shows in unique venues. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zUnKDK1iklo Sofar Sounds transforms everyday spaces - like a living room or retail shop - and turns it into a captivating venue for secret, live shows, creating… Continue lendo KOKOROKO Afrobeat Collective – Colonial Mentality | Sofar London

NEWEN Plays NEWEN: Originals by Newen Afrobeat | Live with HQ audio

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=21_DBqOFDEg P.D.T.N. (2012)Polvo De Inti (2015) 6:47El Diluvio (2016) 12:01Caminante 16:35Que Sabemos 22:42Desde Que* (2017) 33:50Intro/Curiche (2018) 40:26Come Y Calla (2021) 48:06Widin 57:03Chaltumay 59:50Cantaros horns & singers 1:05:502 a cappela songs* 1:11:35 * I am not certain that these are originals

NEWEN AFROBEAT & SEUN KUTI – Zombie (Fela Kuti)

Newen Afrobeat is an Afrobeat band that started in 2009 in Chile. Newen Afrobeat revisits Fela Kuti's musical heritage. The word Newén means 'strength' in the Mapuche language. Oluseun Anikulapo Kuti (born 11 January 1983), who is called by the name Seun Kuti, is a Nigerian musician, singer and the youngest son of the famous… Continue lendo NEWEN AFROBEAT & SEUN KUTI – Zombie (Fela Kuti)

OJIBO AFROBEAT – Dodgy Fella (live @ Tamsta)

Afrobeat/Afrojazz band from Lithuania, Vilnius. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dUvFT2jVUVA Musicians: Gediminas Stankevičius - drumsGediminas Mačiulskis - percussionArūnas Blažys - guitarEvaldas Mockus - bassKastytis Žukauskas - keyboardsKarolis Levarauskas - alto saxDanielius Pancerovas - baritone saxNerijus Laukaitis - trombone Operators: Vytautas KatkusAurimas UrbanasJulija Veršulienė Audio and video production: Kastytis Žukauskas

KOKOROKO – Self-titled EP (2019)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E8jHwinJRyQ&t=628s TRACKS: AdwaTi-DeUmanAbusey Junction BAND MEMBERS: Alto Saxophone, Vocals - Cassie KinoshiBass - Mutale ChashiDrums – Ayo SalawuGuitar – Oscar JeromeKeyboards - Yohan KebedePercussion - Onome Ighamre EdgeworthTrombone, Vocals - Richie SeivwrightTrumpet, Vocals - Sheila Maurice-Grey *Label: Brownswood

KOKOROKO – Adwa | Live @ Jazz in Marciac (2019)

Jazz in Marciac (JIM) is a jazz festival that takes place over a period of three weeks, usually from late July to mid-August in Marciac, Occitania, France. The first festival took place in 1978. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R8b4PgaQ8-4 Kokoroko (stylised as KOKOROKO) is a London-based eight-piece musical group led by Sheila Maurice-Grey, playing a fusion of Jazz and… Continue lendo KOKOROKO – Adwa | Live @ Jazz in Marciac (2019)