New Kingston: Kingston City

The third full-length album from American reggae outfit New Kingston is due for release on 23rd February. Entitled ‘Kingston City’, it follows the release of 2013’s ‘Kingston University’, and promises once more to mix vocal harmonies, powerful bass and roots/dancehall in a contemporary style. Alongside the New Kingston line-up of brothers Stephen Suckarie, Courtney Panton, […]

Songhoy Blues Tour

Competing ideological forces in Mali can make it a difficult and dangerous place to follow a musical path. For this reason the members of Songhoy Blues redeployed south from Timbuktu to the capital city, Bamako, in order to continue their work. “We had no idea that one day we could be forbidden from playing music, […]