THIRD HAND MUSIC ~ R&B/SOUL (KENYA) 2016

THIRD HAND MUSIC ~ R&B/SOUL (KENYA) 2016

Third Hand Music is a band with unique individuals who bring their explosive talent together to create a unique and original sound.The band is made up of three members: Ken-Albert Orwa (mid-range vocalist) Ken plays a range of instruments like guitar,trumpet,drums, violin, trombone and Saxophone. Collins “Collo” Kemboi (high-range vocalist) Collo plays the guitar. And finally we have Michael “Mike” IkoleMwikamba (bass/low range vocalist). Together they blend their musical talent to create a magical soulful sound which incorporates soulful vocals,the guitar,keys and different range of instruments. Their sound is best described as R&B/Soul which draws its inspiration from Hip-Hop, Jazz and Reggae. Third hand music was part of a band…

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Tribute ‘Birdie’ Mboweni ~ Affrojazz (South Africa) 2016

Tribute ‘Birdie’ Mboweni ~ Affrojazz (South Africa) 2016

Even the largest avalanche is triggered by small things. If this saying is to go by, Tribute ‘Birdie’ Mboweni is a true testimony to how big things can really come in small packages. With her debut album, also titled “Birdie”, Tribute has triggered an avalanche. As a singer and songwriter Birdie is proving to be a force to reckon with. Her voice is so strong, soulful and wrapped up in both neo-soul, pop world and yet so jazzy. Birdie has joined a new breed of soul musicians that are putting their own modern take on the classic sound, and doing it justice. Her voice evokes raw, organic emotion that penetrates…

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THE CITY – AFRO FUTURE FROM SOUTH AFRICA 2016

THE CITY – AFRO FUTURE FROM SOUTH AFRICA 2016

TheCITY is a Future Afro band from Cape Town, South Africa.Guided by a strong belief in paying tribute to their musical heritage, they blend African rhythms and grooves with electronic sounds and soulful melodies. In April 2015 they successfully launched their self-titled, debut EP, which received extensive airplay and outstanding reviews. The band has four members: Bonj Mpanza on lead vocals & percussion, Clement Carr on keys and synths, Ryan McArthur on bass guitar and synth bass and Ruby Crowie on drums and samples. As well as studying music at a university level, all four members have earned their stripes playing in top South African acts. TheCITY Tanzanian tour is supported by Concerts SA through the Music…

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