At 'Pop Up Congo' in London this Monday - FreeFair...
DRC Music are participating in ‘Pop-Up Congo’ - a London event organised by FreeFair DRC to provide a snapshot of the best in contemporary Congolese music, film and photography. The event also aims to raise awareness of the upcoming elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and help ensure that they are conducted freely and fairly. It will be the first chance to see...
Tonight on BBC Radio 1 and BBC Radio 4...
Damon Albarn and Kwes discuss DRC Music with Zane Lowe on Radio 1 tonight after 8pm - Information here Damon, Kwes and Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs are also guests on Radio 4’s Front Row from 7.15pm - Information here
DRCmusic.org website launched with full album... →
DRC Music at Oxjam – London
DRC Music will be hosting an evening as part of Oxfam’s ‘Oxjam’ series of shows during September. All shows are in small venues.. so be quick if you want to attend! Thu 29th Sep, 2011, Doors 7pm @ Secret London Venue TBA feat. Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs, Richard Russell (XL Records), Kwes (Warp Records) and more TBA Buy tickets for DRC at Oxjam now
If you wish to stay awake (clip - featuring...
If you wish to stay awake (clip - featuring Washiba and Serge Lambunda Mulambo from Kasai Tribe) by DRC Music
BETA-MBO-ND “When I say big beat, I mean ground shaking thunder drums from the belly of the basin . This street gang drum group came to the cultural center where we were recording and threw it down. The boom boom clapped around the space with the Balaphon melodies(the things that look like xylophones) trickling over their rhythms like rain. Anyone who’s ever heard the drummers of Burundi...
Phase two begins…– DRC Music
Heading back home on a train, heart feeling really heavy, but free & happy....– Kwes
Forlorn llamas have now turned into endorphin-filled dolphins, leaping to the...– Kwes