Category Archives: music

dreamquilt

dreamquilt brings an electro-acoustic fusion that drifts through a dreamscape where snatches of middle eastern folk tunes and western pop emerge from the swirling electronic textures, dreamquilt takes you on journey to the valley of sound.

dreamquilt are:

  • Callan Pink – guitar, didge and vocals
  • Madeleine Boyd – violin, vocals
    Christine Alderton – keyboards & vocals
    Mark Pedersen – electronics and production

Hathira Sama play Senegal!

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After a fantastic trip to the Fes Festival of World Sacred Music in June, Hathira Sama have been invited to play at the Sufi Festival of Unity in Senegal in January! Full details of the gig are here. We’ll be playing our main concert on Goree Island, a 20 minute ferry ride from Dakar, at 7:00pm on Wed 5 January, with the soulful Amandou and Miriam playing at 9:00pm the same night.

Also on the festival line up are Kora master Toumani Diabate, Senegal’s favourite, Ismael Lo, and our friend Ali Keeler’s group Al Kauthara from Granada. We’re feeling very honoured to have been invited by Sidi Ibrahim Tijani, and to be in such distinguished company. We’ll be playing another gig earlier in the week at the Festival venue in Dakar. We’re looking forward the journey – stay tuned for more news.