Today on The World Show we’ll be chatting to musicians from the innovative project - ’Kora Meets Maskandi’. The idea was sparked a few years back by SA-based Senegalese cultural entrepreneur, Talla Niang, whose vision was to bring together the traditional sounds of Senegal and South Africa, and present them in a contemporary way.
6 Dec 2020
Arts · Performing Arts
Zimbabwean bass guru, Josh Meck. We’ll be exploring his brand new 6th album 'Nhaka yemusha' which embodies the spirit of his country’s musical legacy, paying homage to legendary musicians such as Oliver Mtukudzi, Thomas Mapfumo, Chiwoniso Maraire and others…
joined by Ed Baloyi & KG Ramahotswa, best known as the DJ-producer duo, Oddxperienc. They’ll be chatting about their brand new 26 track album called ’Storm’ and treating us to a bespoke mix of their unique blend of electro-indigenous sounds! KG & Ed
The World Show our guest is the internationally acclaimed musician,composer, director and producer, Mbongeni Ngema. Since the ’80’s he’s released numerous albums and created a string of internationally acclaimed theatre productions and blockbusters movies. We’ll be chatting about his brand new EP ‘Thina Bant’ Abamnyama’ which features young artists, and…
The World Show we’ll be joined by one of Southern Africa’s most profound contemporary artists… he’s Eswathini’s singer, songwriter and guitarist Bholoja. We’ll be celebrating the release of his exceptionally beautiful long- awaited third album Imphilo
The World Show we’ll be joined by the multi-faceted, award winning artist, Pilani Bubu. As a storyteller, singer-songwriter, recording artist and creative entrepreneur, she has toured the world, performing her blend of jazzy-folk and proudly sharing her rich cultural heritage. As the founder and festival director of the Folklore Festival.ZA,…