Afrobeat: A Culture – The Edge09 Forum featuring Lemi Ghariokwu & Tony Allen

Afrobeat: A Culture - The Edge09 Forum featuring Lemi Ghariokwu & Tony Allen

Wednesday 10th of June, just 2 days after the launch of Art’s Own Kind exhibition, Lemi Ghariokwu, Tony Allen, Dele Sosimi and Rich Medina will lead a panel discussion exploring the relationship between art and music.

Edge09 in conjuction with BASS festival presents AFROBEAT: A CULTURE – a forum for all Afrobeat headz with a stellar panel that includes Lemi Ghariokwu (The Man responsible for Fela’s artwork), Tony Allen (Afrobeat Master drummer), Rich Medina (Jump’n’Funk NYC), Wunmi (Afrobeat Queen), Dele Sosimi (Keys/Egypt80). The discussion will be hosted by Paul Bradshaw (Edge09/Straight No Chaser). Join us and a host of invited guests to assess the global impact of Afrobeat – a culture of creativity and resistance.

Forum – Weds 10th June @ 1pm-2.30pm

Exhibition Art’s Own Kind – 8 June – 6 July 2009

Rich Mix, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London, E1 6LA

Region: All
Start Date: 10/06/2009
End Date: 10/06/2009
Start Time: 13:00 to 14:30
Venue: Rich Mix
Venue Address: 35-47 Bethnal Green, London
Celebs Attending: Lemi Ghariokwu, Tony Allen, Ri
Website: http://artsownkind.wordpress.com
Press Tickets: Not Available
Sponsorship: Not Available
 
Press Tickets:
Name: Sorana Vieru
Phone: 0121 224 7440