19 Jan - 5 Feb 2023
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Afro Celtic Connections with Rise Kagona, Samba Sene & Diwan and Chief Chebe

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Date
27th Jan 2023
Time
7.30pm
Where
Saint Luke's
Price
£14.56 includes booking fee
Age restrictions
Under 14s should be accompanied by an adult
Seating Type
Standing
Celtic Connections 2023

Rise Kagona is a music legend, founder, lead guitarist and only remaining member of the mega-successful Zimbabwean rock band The Bhundu Boys.


Diwan are an exuberant fusion of funky mbalax and Afrobeat grooves, with undercurrents of ska, rock and Senegalese soul. They play original songs with impassioned vocals, infectious guitar licks and irresistible dance beats. Led by charismatic Senegalese singer Samba Sene, Diwan is a diverse collection of musicians, who share a global outlook and love of West African rhythms. The current core line up is Akin Fatunmbi, Angus Rutherford and Mikey Cameron.


Chief Cheb is an African philosopher, poet storyteller and music teacher.


Venue details

Saint Luke's
17 Bain Street
Glasgow
G40 2JZ
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