London African Music Festival 2013

Joyful Noise and Arts Council England Present

The 11th London African
Music Festival
12 Venues – 40+ Artists – 12 Days
Joyful noise once again brings us the London African Music Festival, from the 11th -22nd of September 2013.  12 whole days full of great music with rich cultural vibes from the all corners of the African continent.
Venues involved:
Queen Elizabeth Hall    –   Cargo   –   Jazz Cafe’    –   Rich Mix    –   New Empowering Church    –   The Flyover Portobello    –   Hackney Attic    –   The Hideaway    –   The Vortex Jazz Club    –   The Forge    –   Upstairs Brixton Ritzy    –   Bar 414 
Artists involved:
**Osibisa (Ghana) 
**Guy Schalom and The Baladi Blues Ensemble (Egypt)
 **Malick Pathe’ (Senegal) 
**Sow and Bao Sissoko (Senegal)
**Modou Toure’ (Senegal)
 **Family Atlantica (VARIOUS) 
**Adjoa (UK/Ghana) 
**Orlando Julius and the Heliocentrics
**M3NSA (Ghana/UK) 
**Akim El Sikameya (Algeria) 
**Miryam Solomon (Eritrea)
 **Elmi Ali (Somalia) 
**Namvula (Zambia/UK) 
**The Venus Bushfires (Nigeria/UK)
 **Jaqee (Uganda)
**Kasai Masai (Congo)
**Queen Salawa Abeni and The Yoruba Women Choir (Nigeria)
 **Words in Motion with Innua Ellams, Breis, Helen Oyeyemi, Taiye Selasi
**Sister Fa(Senegal)
 **Lekan Babalola and The Afrobeat Messengers (Nigeria)
 **Muntu Valdo and The Sawa Bues Band (Cameroon)
 **The Fontanelles
**Atongo Zimba (Ghana)
 **Fredy Massamba (Congo)
 **Tunday Akintan (Nigeria/UK)
 **Tony Kofi’s Future Passed Trio (UK/Ghana)
 **Son Yambu (Cuba)
 **Fofoulah / Minn Jiarabi
**Cleveland Watkiss and The Heads and Feet House Band
 **Hanisha Solomon (Ethiopia) 
**King Masco (Sierra leone)
 **Niran Oba
This event is sure to be a great experience for all, whether getting in touch with ones culture or looking to experience something, the London African Music festival is the place to be. For further information visit:
Tony Kofi’s Future Passed Trio (UK/Ghana)
Saturday 21st September, 8.00pm                                                                            
Wednesday 18th September, 7.30pm
JAQEE (Uganda)
If you’ve been to the London African Music Festival, leave a comment below and let us know about your experience!