It's the LAST DAY OF 2018... We want to thank everyone who was a part of it. What a year it was! First of all... our team expanded. We welcomed 2 NEW COLLEAGUES to our team: Martin Vernier & Paméla Malempré. We started 5 NEW COLLABORATIONS: we proudly added Antoine Pierre, Echoes of Zoo, ESINAM, Jean-Paul Estiévenart & N∆BOU to our artist roster this year. We facilitated 4 ALBUM & EP RELEASES this year: NOW by Aka Moon (Outhere Records), Sketches of Nowhere by Antoine Pierre
Merry Christmas y'all! We wish you warm and happy days spent with friends and family. May all your wishes come true. Perfect time to continue our yearly tradition and share our end of the year lists with you. Ready? Here it comes: Lize Colson ARTIST/BAND OF 2018 Fulco Ottervanger // ESINAM ALBUM OF 2018 African Scream Contest 2 (Analog African No. 26) SONG OF 2018 How We See Things (Shake Stew ft. Shabaka Hutchings) MUSIC VIDEO OF 2018 Harmony of Difference (Kamasi Washington
From 5 to 9 December, De Beren Gieren had an amazing tour through France, presenting their latest album 'Dug Out Skyscrapers' (Sdban Ultra, Sept. '17) for the first time to the French audience. They played concerts in Nantes (Pannonica), Paris (Sunside), Vitrolles (Moulin à jazz) & Toulouse (Le Taquin). Not only the audience showed a big appreciation for the band, also the French jazz professionals & press lauded their concerts, their album and the band in general: "L'une des
ESINAM is taking us to Benin this week! She will be playing at Parakou during the 9th edition of the Festival International de la Femme Artiste, a vivid 3-day festival focused on female performers from all over the world. She will share the stage with African artists like Koudy, Jennifee, Roukiat and Raima. Join her! Other upcoming concerts are: 22.12 Seizoensklanken Nodigt Uit: IV Movements, Geel (BE) 17.01 Brussels Jazz Festival, Brussels (BE) 18.01 ESNS, Groningen (NL) 24.