Posts Tagged ‘azonto’

Azonto Decale – Bedroom Bar, June 1

Posted on May 29th, 2013 in News, Recent posts by .


East London welcomes the best in African urban music

Bedroom Bar, situated in trendy East London, plays host to the very best in African urban music and Afro-beat this Saturday on June 1. In association with Focus Organization, DJs from Ghana, Cameroon and Congo DRC will be dropping a mix of Ghanian azonto and Ivorian coupé-décalé beats into the early hours.

Tickets are £6 in advance and £8 on the door. Click here to buy

Hear and download a sample below:

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YouTube Playlist #83

Posted on March 23rd, 2012 in Recent posts by .

Now that you’ve had a chance to read about all the exciting music featured in the current issue of Songlines, don’t forget that you can watch it and listen to it too. Each issue, we create a YouTube playlist of featured videos to help give the full interactive experience. You can view the playlist here.

Some of the highlights of this issue’s videos include:

The new Ghanaian dance craze, azonto (read more on p18)


‘Faux! Pas Forcé’ being sung on the streets of Senegal (read more on p34-38)


Panpipers Narasirato (read more on p40-45)


 Click here to see our YouTube playlist for issue #83 (April/May 2012)


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