2 minutes read July 29, 2015 Hipsters Don’t Dance Top World Carnival Tunes for July 2015 Hipsters Don’t Dance is back on Africa is a Country! They’re webcasting direct from London out to wherever you are! Enjoy this month’s selection of tunes, and be sure to keep up….. Read More 8 minutes read April 30, 2014 To discover Stuart Hall … To discover Hall is to discover the immense possibility of being different. I first encountered Stuart Hall: on the radio. After a crisp introduction from the BBC presenter, Stuart Hall’s….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read November 1, 2011 Music Break. Jolly Boys These guys remind me of Sunday afternoons at my great aunt’s house in Parkwood. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read October 13, 2011 10 songs about Marcus Garvey Roots reggae singer Fred Locks counts downs the top 10 songs about Marcus Garvey (including his own “Black Star Liners”) from Port Royal, Jamaica for the revamped Large Up. BTW,….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read May 5, 2011 Stuart Hall speaks About 30 minutes worth of ideas from Stuart Hall in an interview last month with the BBC4’s “Thinking Allowed” program. Some of the references brought into the conversation by Hall….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read March 20, 2011 Found Objects, No. 13 The UK (via Jamaica) toaster, Tapper Zukia’s “MPLA” off the album from the same name. Because the song (and the album) came out in 1975, some made links to the Angolan….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read February 14, 2011 Somewhere in Africa (The Remix) Remember Meta and Cornerstones’ tune “Somewhere in Africa“? It got a makeover as a remix (with a new video) featuring Peeta of Jamaican reggae band, Morgan Heritage. Have to say I like….. Read More ← Older posts ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.