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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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Young Liverpool artists for 2018 ‘Introduces’ slot announced

Young Liverpool artists for 2018 ‘Introduces’ slot announced

Africa Oyé has announced the North West talent that will be showcased as part of the ‘Oyé Introduces’ programme at this year’s Sefton Park festival. Launched in 2015, ‘Oyé Introduces’ will see local artists kick off both days of the festival,…

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The ‘Bad Boys’ of reggae to play Africa Oyé festival

The ‘Bad Boys’ of reggae to play Africa Oyé festival

Reggae legends Inner Circle will close this year’s Africa Oyé festival in Liverpool as the Grammy-winning band celebrate their 50th anniversary in style. The Jamaican quintet is one of the world’s most respected reggae units with a string of success stretching…

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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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