Greetings - I looked in here and saw that it has been a minute! So here I am to catch you UP!! with Outerglobe runnings in a big leap UP!!D8 . Lots of great things going on and coming UP!! Simplest to just be chronological about UP!!Coming events with a little doff of the hat to what has been as well. UP!!
D8S: SATURDAY MAY 25TH .... ZIGGY'S ROOFTOP BAR MARGATE ....SISTERS OF REGGAE 12NOON - 9PM FREE SUNDAY MAY 26TH .... SISTERS OF REGGAE WITH OUTERGLOBE FEMALE DJ RELAY AT UPSTAIRS AT THE RITZY, BRIXTON 7pm-MIDNIGHT FREE
FRIDAY JUNE 7th THE BIG ONE - MOZIMA RAISING FUNDS TO RAISE THE ROOF Supporting communities in Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Malawi affected by the cyclones Idia and Kenneth BUSSEY BUILDING CLF, PECKHAM - TICKETS HERE - EARLY BIRD TIL MIDNIGHT ON THURSDAY 23RD BANDS, DANCERS,FASHION SHOW,DJS, RAFFLE PRIZES
SATURDAY JUNE 8th DJ CLASH AT POCKET WATCH, UXBRIDGE ROAD, SHEPHERDS BUSH : SHOWING OF BASS CULTURE FILM + SISTERS OF REGGAE MEETS PECKINGS 7pm-2am FREE
RADIO - THE OUTERGLOBE on Resonance 104.4fm & Digital Radio Londonwide and resonancefm Thursdays Live 630-7.30pm UK time, repeated Tuesdays 8am and on mixcloud with some in my own Outerglobe mixcloud
THURSDAY May 23rd: My guest is Chris Franck multi music creator most notable of Da Lata with new music to present inspired by travels in Senegal still with its cool jazzesque, latinesque, brokenbeatsesque exquisiteness
THURSDAY May 30th I will be joined by Africathy - Catherine Plant - DJ of the finest African soudns and arts activist who has organised a mega eent titled Mozima at Peckham's Bussey Building - CLF Cafe for June 7th with a myriad of bands and Djs and more . She and I are both Djaying there. And also I think Malika Beraud of Malika's fabulous West African artefacts, jewlery, household decor who will have a stall at the event and is initiating arts and agriculture actions in Senegal where she spends a lot of time.
THURSDAY June 6th will be a music catch UP!! PREVIOUS GUESTS include Mulele Matondo music brains and great collaborator with Kongo Dia Ntotila recently signed to Pussyfoot Record,; Sans Soucis angel voiced Italo-Congolese Singer Songwriter with Unchain and cultural activist Nike Jonah sharing news of Counterpoint Arts Popular Culture and Social Change panel addressing Black Music narratives and ownership with especial reference to migrants' major contribution which is on May 24th at Tate Exchange, Tate Modern. Full details of all of this including playlists on the Radio page in here.
ELLA THE GREAT : RICHARD MELANIN THE THIRD & BABOUSHKA
RICHARD MELANIN THE THIRD is going from strength to strength so much in demand, branching out to Bristol and Oxford as well as appearing in some of London's finest venues including Royal Vauxhall Tavern and The Glory especially with KOC Initiative where it all started and goes stronger and stronger. Check back for next D8s
Meantime a new chap ARTHUR ALECUP is stepping forth as part of a tour of SURREY with Cabareilidh combining, yes - Cabaret and Ceilidh material .... great things a g'wan.