Afro Celt Sound System

Interview with Afro Celt Sound System

Afro Celt Sound System is a musical group who fuse electronic music with traditional Irish and West African music. Afro Celt Sound System was formed in 1995 by producer-guitarist Simon Emmerson, and feature a wide range of guest artists. In 2003 they temporarily changed their name to Afrocelts before reverting to their original name.

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Copenhagen Kizomba Royal Festival

Copenhagen Kizomba Royal Festival – Autumn 18

How do you assess the success of each of your events?

We believe that the success of an event comes from both having a high quality event but of course also the marketing is very important. If you have a great event but you cannot market it, no one will know. But also, if you have great marketing but a bad event people will not come back. Therefore, we like to put effort in to both aspects and create the best event we can but also spread the word!

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Kido Semedo - "Deixa-me tocar"

Interview with Kido Semedo

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African Music: Afrobeat – Autumn 18

Afrobeat is a musical style that develops in Nigeria as a result of the encounter between different sounds such as Highlife or Funk. During the 1950s and 1960s, West African cities were cultural hotbeds in the process of modernization, where contact between elements of diverse cultures and traditions would result in new forms of expression.

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The origins of Kizomba

  Kizomba dance is the result of evolution. It describes both a musical style and a type of dance. The word Kizomba means “party” in the Kimbundo language, one of the most widely spoken in Angola among the Bantu ethnic group. The Kizombadas in the 1950s referred to a great festival, although there was no […]

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