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Clyde Macfarlane

Clyde Macfarlane

    Zambia: Up close with Africa’s finest
    Zambia: Up close with Africa’s finest
    Zambia’s South Luangwa National Park offers some of the best wildlife spotting in Africa, an attraction now complemented by several top-notch...
    Refugees bring music, art to their sanctuary
    Refugees bring music, art to their sanctuary
    Malawi’s Dzaleka refugee camp, a sprawling former political prison housing 20 000 displaced people, is an unlikely home for a vibrant arts...
    Lake of Stars festival: a party with a purpose
    Lake of Stars festival: a party with a purpose
    Last month the shores of Lake Malawi again played host to the Lake of Stars festival, a three-day event that unites both mainstream and niche...
    Roots go deep into The Soil
    Roots go deep into The Soil
    When musicians talk about connecting with their roots, the knowledge of half-forgotten instruments usually surfaces. Perhaps there is within us all...
    Amara Touré – an enigmatic exemplar of Afro-Cuban ­music
    Amara Touré – an enigmatic exemplar of Afro-Cuban ­music
    1973-1980 by Amare Touré (Analog Africa)
    Pat Thomas: Back in the highlife again
    Pat Thomas: Back in the highlife again
    KWASHIBU AREA BAND by Pat Thomas (Strut Records)
    Björk breaks boundaries
    Björk breaks boundaries
    VULNICURA by Björk
    The new queens of Afrobeat
    The new queens of Afrobeat
    MY FAIRY TALES by Nneka(Bushqueen Music)
    Nice guys in electro folk indie music simply fade away
    Nice guys in electro folk indie music simply fade away
    The Durban-based singer/guitarist Majozi returns with his second album "Mountains", and if you think the breezy cover image and title should have an...
    Veterans keep Buena Vista alive
    Veterans keep Buena Vista alive
    The Buena Vista Social Club are one of a handful of “exotic other” bands who are genuinely recognised and appreciated for their individual...
    Good golly, miss Mali’s new rock legends at your own peril
    Good golly, miss Mali’s new rock legends at your own peril
    ALONE by Terakaft(Outhere Records)
    Freedom’s voice rings out from a Malawi jail
    Freedom’s voice rings out from a Malawi jail
    I HAVE NO EVERYTHING HERE, Zomba Prison Project (Six Degree Records)