Hugh Masekela

Good Vibes 85 - 22 JUN 2018

In this episode an “astral soul goddess” Navasha Daya!<br>She is an exceptionally gifted and seasoned songwriter/ singer, composer, producer, and …

Music

JM Soul Connoisseurs Hugh Masekela + Tony Williams Tribute

Paying Tribute to pioneers Hugh Masekela & Tony Williams<p>Hugh Masekela was part of the first African Jazz Band to ever record an Album which lead to …

Hugh Masekela

A Sound for Love and Loss: Bo Harwood on A Woman Under the Influence

At a two-day festival in Brooklyn, David Lynch diehards got a chance to meditate, walk through their own <i>Eraserhead</i> experience, and hear from the …

Filmmaking

Mondo Jazz Ep. 29: Destination South Africa (Part 2)

One episode was not enough, so we needed more time to cover the South African scene. This week we look back at an earlier phase of the history of …

Africa

Which musician's name should replace Cape Town International Airport?

A very serious debate is going on about the renaming of the Cape Town International Airport. South Africans have been asked to weigh in on who they …

Cape Town

Late Night w Muzikman Edition #15

here's another great mix with some super exclusives. please enjoy and share

Hugh Masekela

Nick Carling - 6/5/2018 - Fortune Of War (Sunset)

Part 2 - Sunset - recorded live on the afternoon/evening of Bank Holiday Sunday 6th May 2018 at the Fortune Of War on Brighton seafront. 100% vinyl. …

Hugh Masekela

eNCA | Ramaphosa takes Thuma Mina campaign to Tembisa

The ANC is using the popular song by veteran musician Hugh Masekela to court the public.

Cyril Ramaphosa

eNCA | Ramaphosa takes Thuma Mina campaign to Tembisa

The ANC is courting the public with the popular song by veteran musician Hugh Masekela.

Cyril Ramaphosa

Wil Milton LIVE @ Bliss NYC May 12,2018 PART 1

Bliss NYC is a 2nd Saturday of each month afternoon House Music event at Brooklyn’s own Social Butterfly, NYC . Wil Milton our resident DJ, delivers …

House Music

To Heal DC: Black & Jewish Relations Building Bridges

Misunderstandings are growing between Jewish and black communities -- separated by geography, economics, and ideology - around Councilmember Trayon …

Black Culture

May 4 - 18, 2018 Seattle Center International Fountain Mix

The new mix for the Seattle Center International Fountain, music for splashing around in the fountain in the sunshine! Artists include: I.K. Dairo, …

Hugh Masekela

The best anthem for Workers’ Day is Hugh Masekela’s tale about apartheid’s migrant labour system

What is the ultimate song to celebrate Workers’ Day? Many will suggest “The Internationale” which had its roots as a poem written in the aftermath of the Paris Commune in 1871 by Eugène Pottier, a transport worker. Set to music a few years later, it became the anthem for the wider progressive …

South Africa

The best anthem for Workers’ Day is Hugh Masekela’s tale about apartheid’s migrant labor system

What is the ultimate song to celebrate Workers’ Day? Many will suggest “The Internationale” which had its roots as a poem written in the aftermath of the Paris Commune in 1871 by Eugène Pottier, a transport worker. Set to music a few years later, it became the anthem for the wider progressive …

South Africa

The road to the Standard Bank Joy Of Jazz

South African jazz musician Wanda Baloyi shared the stage with soul and gospel singer Oleta Adams for a one-night musical extravaganza at the Sandton …

News (South Africa)

Lagos International Jazz Festival Honours Hugh Masekela

This Day, 22 April 2018<p>The 10th year anniversary of Nigeria's Premiere Jazz Festival, Lagos International Jazz Festival (LIJF) is set to hold on …

Africa

Nigeria: Lagos Int'l Jazz Festival Marks 10 Years, Honours Hugh Masekela

The 10th year anniversary of Nigeria's Premiere Jazz Festival, Lagos International Jazz Festival (LIJF) is set to hold on Monday April 30 which is …

Africa

Hugh Masekela: Masekela 66-76 review – crammed with great music

When Hugh Masekela died in January this year, he was rightly revered as one of Africa’s finest musicians, a trumpeter and flugelhorn player, singer and songwriter who blended jazz with South African styles, and used his music to battle apartheid.<p>His early career was not easy, and this remarkable …

Music

Hugh Masekela: Masekela ’66-’76 — ‘Nothing here is dull’

<b>Hugh Masekela</b><p>(Wrasse)<p>At 14 years old, Hugh Masekela came to the attention of his school chaplain, Father Trevor Huddleston, as a troubled youth. “I …

West Africa

Stars who have died in 2018 so far

<b>We are only four months into the year, and we have already lost several high-profile figures.</b><p>South Africa bid farewell to A-list actors, singers, and …

South Africa

Joburg Theatre to stage Hugh Masekela tribute during Africa Month

The late jazz maestro Hugh Masekela will be celebrated in an “exclusive four-performance season” to be staged at the Joburg Theatre between May 3 and …

South Africa

Zimbabwe Achievers Awards - Govt Calls on Citizens to Return Home

Zimbabwe Achievers Awards - Govt Calls on Citizens to Return HomeZimbabwe Consul General Henry Mukonoweshuro told expatriates at the Zimbabwe …

South Africa

Winnie Mandela: A musical tribute

A tribute to musical Winnie Mandela featuring songs by Hugh Masekela, Miriam Makeba, Garnet Silk, Queen Ifrica, Judy Mowatt and Rakim, among others.

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Black Chicago Water Department Employees Battle Racism And Sexism, Report

Black employees at the Chicago Department of Water Management are subjected to systematic racism and sexism, a pattern that an inspector general said …

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Black Chicago Water Department employees battle racism and sexism

Black employees at the Chicago Department of Water Management are subjected to systematic racism and sexism, a pattern that an inspector general said …

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Winnie Mandela Will Receive State Funeral, South African President Says

<b>Winnie Madikizela-Mandela</b>, celebrated as an anti-apartheid champion for South Africa’s oppressed and poor, will receive a national funeral later this …

South Africa

Ray Johnson, Hugh Masekela and Dennis Edwards

Donald Ray Johnson performed at the Toronto Blues Society’s Maple Blues Awards Monday, January 15 at Koerner Hall in Toronto.<p>Johnson performed Sam …

African-American News

Only beneficiation will stamp out

The Youth Employment Service (YES) launched by President Cyril Ramaphosa this week has been cautiously welcomed by organised labour, which insists …

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Episode #036 - Mixed by Prest (Playa del Carmen / Spinny Grooves)

This time our brother Prest Co-Creator & Curator from Spinny Grooves Record Store, brings his 2nd delivery with this fresh all vinyl episode packed …

Riviera Maya

Reflections on The IA Summit 2018

Next year I’ll be writing reflections on <b>The IA Conference</b>, the next evolutionary stage of our yearly gathering of information architects and friends. …