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School Workshops Available Now With Muntu Valdo

School Workshops Available Now With Muntu Valdo

– Last few Merseyside workshop bookings remaining. – A focus on Africa through Music: connecting communities to world cultures with Cameroon artist, Muntu Valdo. – Dates available between Monday 27th February until Friday 3rd March 2017. For 10 years, Africa…

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25th Anniversary Festival – 17th & 18th June – Save The Date!

25th Anniversary Festival – 17th & 18th June – Save The Date!

Africa Oyé’s 25th Anniversary Festival The UK’s largest FREE celebration of African & Caribbean music and culture Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th June 2017 Sefton Park, Liverpool FREE Entry #Oye25 – – 2017 will see Africa Oyé celebrate its 25th anniversary….

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Grammy Award-winning Tinariwen are coming to Liverpool!

Grammy Award-winning Tinariwen are coming to Liverpool!

Grammy award-winning Tuareg group, Tinariwen will play Liverpool’s Invisible Wind Factory in 2017. The Saharan Blues stars will perform music from their new album ‘Elwan’, due for release in February next year as well as songs from their impressive back catalogue stretching…

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Oyé Vibe, Issue #2 Out Now!

Oyé Vibe, Issue #2 Out Now!

Oyé Vibe – Issue 2, Winter, 2017 It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to the Oyé Vibe! As the organisation and festival has grown, we find ourselves involved in more and more fantastic projects and events throughout…

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Liverpool to welcome blues duo Modou Touré and Ramon Goose in November

Liverpool to welcome blues duo Modou Touré and Ramon Goose in November

Africa Oyé & Mellowtone present… The West African Blues Project with Modou Touré and Ramon Goose Liverpool Philharmonic Music Room November 30th, 2016 Doors 7:30pm /  £12.50 Adv Tickets via Skiddle Website / Facebook / Twitter /Instagram – – An exciting…

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Africa Oyé to bring Malian stars BKO Quintet to Liverpool

Africa Oyé to bring Malian stars BKO Quintet to Liverpool

Africa Oyé & Diplomats of Sound presents… BKO Quintet 24 Kitchen Street, Liverpool December 1st, 2016 Doors 8pm / FREE £8 Adv Tickets via Skiddle Website / Facebook / Twitter / Instagram – – Malian music stars BKO Quintet will…

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Oyé Breaks Single Day Attendance Record

Oyé Breaks Single Day Attendance Record

Crowds of over 40,000 people traveled to Sefton Park as Africa Oye broke its single-day attendance record on a spectacular Saturday in Liverpool. The country’s biggest free celebration of African music and culture featured incredible performances from artists across Africa and the Disapora as…

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Africa Oyé Playlist

Africa Oyé Playlist

We are all excited that the full line up is announced. You can have a listen to all of acts here and get ready for the weekend:   Photo credit: Siobhan Marie Slater

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Julian Marley heads to Liverpool on UK tour this August

Julian Marley heads to Liverpool on UK tour this August

Julian ‘ Ju Ju’ Marley (+ Live Band) Saturday, 20th August District, Liverpool 8pm til late / Tickets via Skiddle — Punch Touring and Africa Oyé are bringing the internationally acclaimed Roots Reggae superstar Julian ‘Ju Ju’ Marley to Liverpool this August. Grammy-nominated Marley will play hits like “Boom…

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