Category: Festival

More international artists revealed for June festival

More international artists revealed for June festival

Africa Oyé have added two more international female solo artists to the line-up of this year’s Sefton Park festival. Cape Verde’s Lura and Senegalese singer-songwriter Marema join the already announced Sona Jobarteh from the Gambia and Liverpool’s own Remée in a line-up now packed…

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Oyé has been shortlisted for ‘PROMOTER OF THE YEAR’

Oyé has been shortlisted for ‘PROMOTER OF THE YEAR’

We are delighted to learn that Africa Oye has made it to the shortlists for ‘PROMOTER OF THE YEAR’ at the Festival Awards this year! We’re in some fantastic company – check out all the shortlists here: http://www.festivalawards.com/2862-2/ The Award Ceremony takes place…

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Thousands flock to sunny Sefton Park for #Oye25

Thousands flock to sunny Sefton Park for #Oye25

Africa Oyé broke its attendance records over the weekend with an incredible anniversary festival that brought over 80,000 people to the beautiful surroundings of Sefton Park in Liverpool. The ever-diverse Oyé crowd flocked from across the country and beyond to witness performances from…

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Oye 2017: Security Update

Oye 2017: Security Update

Given recent events both in the local area and the terrorist attacks nationally, Merseyside Police have conducted a review of the policing plans for Africa Oye. There is no intelligence to suggest there will be any further attacks nationally or…

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Anwar Ali & Dave Owen

Anwar Ali & Dave Owen

Oyé Introduces: Anwar Ali & Dave Owen Sunday 18th June 2017 Anwar Ali originally comes from the Bajuni islands off the coast of East Africa. He moved to the UK as a refugee. Anwar plays the oud, a Middle Eastern…

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