What's On

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…

Read More


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…

Read More


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…

Read More


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

Read More


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…

Read More



The Sounds of the Sahara and Madagascar are Coming to the UK!

The Sounds of the Sahara and Madagascar are Coming to the UK!

With the British summer now seeming like a long time ago, Africa Oyé are here to warm everyone up this coming November with not one, but TWO fantastic acts. Liverpool will play host to the critically-acclaimed Tamikrest on November 8th…

Read More



Mali’s Desert R&B Stars ‘Songhoy Blues’ set for UK Tour

Mali’s Desert R&B Stars ‘Songhoy Blues’ set for UK Tour

2 For The Road Events & Africa Oye present… SONGHOY BLUES – UK TOUR 2015 “joyful and revelatory…phenomenal music” – MFW “a vibrant, defiant microcosm of Mali’s cultural diversity” – The Sunday Herald When Islamist militants captured Timbuktu and made…

Read More


The Creative Learning and Participation Project

The Creative Learning and Participation Project

With The Endless Journey (Niger) & pupils from Booker Avenue JR School, South Liverpool Dates: 21st/22nd/25th/26th June 2012 Number of sessions: 8 one hour sessions plus one performance Number of participants: 400 The Endless Journey is the title of a…

Read More