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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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Awesome Tapes From Africa returns to Liverpool

Awesome Tapes From Africa returns to Liverpool

Meraki x Africa Oyé (Official) Presents: Awesome Tapes From Africa ALL PROCEEDS will be going to the Africa Oyé (Official) charity, the UK’s largest free african music festival: Africa Oyé Festival 2018 Awesome Tapes From Africa Friday 30th March Meraki, Liverpool Since 2006, Brian Shimkovitz’s Awesome…

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African Heat – Feast of Fire at St George’s

African Heat – Feast of Fire at St George’s

Easter weekend is set to be a scorcher whatever the weather as a sizzling, fire-crackling feast for the senses is coming to the heart of Liverpool in a thrilling new not-to-be-missed Easter spectacular. Based on the North West European tradition of…

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AFRICA OYÉ / MELODIC DISTRACTION radio show

AFRICA OYÉ / MELODIC DISTRACTION radio show

Since the 25th Anniversary Festival, Africa Oyé have joined the Melodic Distraction team to produce a monthly radio show, sharing a mixture of live and DJ recordings from the festival, interviews with artists, organisers and more, as well as guest…

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