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Pat Thomas and Kwashibu Area Band New Morning

Pat Thomas & Kwashibu Area Band - Thursday, June 2nd at New Morning (Paris)

It was one of the highlights of 2015, both on record (full review and album stream here) or live (october 8th at New Morning in Paris). This thursday Pat Thomas & Kwashibu Area Band will be back with their funky & soulful Ghanean vibes on the New Morning stage and we can't advise you enough not to miss this show!...

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Akale Wube Fitsum Minwalkulet Racecar

Akalé Wubé + RacecaR & Fitsum Minwalkulet - Friday, december 11th at Studio de l'Ermitage (Paris)

Masterful Parisian Ethio-Jazz band Akalé Wubé wiil be back at Le Studio de l'Ermitage for a show featuring our collaborator MC RacecaR once again! The timing is perfect since we just released a brand new single, with RacecaR on vocals and Akalé Wubé backing him! Check it below or here. >> facebook event...

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Paris DJs October 2015 Live Recommandations

October 2015 Recommended Live Shows in Paris

The amount of cool shows happening in Paris or close during this month of october is just plain ridiculous. Even ourselves keep on mixing up the dates of all the upcoming ones we absolutely don't want to miss! So we thought it could be useful to chronologically list all the ones we feel could be interesting. Maybe we'll meet at some of those gigs?...

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Baeshi Bang Studio de Ermitage

Baeshi Bang + Camarão Orkestra - Friday, october 2nd at Studio de l’Ermitage (Paris)

Last year we introduced you to Baeshi Bang (see here), one of the many projects of our protégé Etienne de la Sayette, a project of re-arranging tunes from Bae Ho, a Korean singer from the 60s, into a totally unique blend of 60s sweet pop, classical sounds, cinematic funk, jazz and rock guitars. The band will be playing their first show in Paris on october 2nd at Le Studio de l'Ermitage, along with...

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Akale Wube Lasine Diabate Racecar

Akalé Wubé + Lansiné Diabaté & RacecaR - Friday, june 26th at Studio de l'Ermitage (Paris)

Tonight (friday june 26th) the masterful Parisian Ethio-Jazz band Akalé Wubé are back at Le Studio de l'Ermitage for a show featuring Guinean balafonist Lansiné Diabaté and American MC RacecaR! The gig will also be streamed live on Yvan Amar's 'Jazz Club' on France Musique. So you have two choices: etiher coming to l'Ermitage, or staying at home listening to the show. We'd advise not missing this...

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Black Flower à L'Alimentation Générale - june 13, 2015

Black Flower is soulful and psychedelic Ethio-jazz-blues band from Belgium, bringing back mushroom memories of Super Numeri with an Ethiopic twist. We playlisted their first album 'Abyssinia Afterlife' a bit more than a year ago and it's gonna be released in France this fall. Black Flower is preparing for saturday's concert (june 13th), the 1st one in the French capital, at L'Alimentation...

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M.A Beat! + Shawn Lee, Soulist, Whateverest & LK at l'Alimentation Générale - june 12, 2015

M.A BEAT! en concert exceptionnel avec Shawn Lee à Paris Vendredi 12 Juin 2015 20h/4h (+ exclusive Shawn Lee 'Planet Of The Capes Mix' to download here) Infos pratiques : facebook event

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Afrorockerz New Morning Paris Fevrier 2015

The Afrorockerz + Kuku - February 4th at Le New Morning in Paris

Afrorockerz. Damn! Such a cool band name. Afro and rock, what else? We played them in a mix nearly 7 years ago. We licensed a track of theirs in october 2013 for the 'Have You Ever Been To Electric Afroland?' compilation, and another one in may 2014 for the 'A House Divided Against Itself Cannot Stand' one. We published words of praise last autumn about their self-titled new album 'The...

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Ebo Taylor New Morning Paris Mars 2014

Ebo Taylor & Afrobeat Academy - March 26th at Le New Morning (Paris)

Guitar player and arranger, Ebo Taylor from Ghana is the missing link between Accra, where highlife was born, and Lagos, the afrobeat Mecca. 100% funky, 100% groove. Well that's how Ebo is introduced for his 2014 tour. What we can assure you, having seen him many times on stage, is that if you haven't check his amazing live show with the Afrobeat Academy yet, then you're missing something. Go grab...

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Gold Diggers Al Kent 7 Fevrier 2014

Gold Diggers feat. Al Kent - February 7th at Djoon Club in Paris

If you're into disco, real disco, the kind that's irresistible, the kind you can dance to all night long, the soulful kind that brings chills down the spine, then you shouldn't miss Al Kent who'll be playing at the Gold Diggers party in Paris at Djoon Club on friday, february 7th! Al Kent is a digger/DJ/producer who releases Disco compilations & Edits, and who also has his own project, the...

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