What is more surprising than a mix of traditional Congolese music and European baroque music? What
On January 17th, a group of local artists (Pitcho Womba Konga, Fredy Massamba, Badi Banx, Caroline,
New York is an amazing city, especially from a hip-hop perspective. It’s one of the few
There’s a fast growing collection of cross-over hip hop songs produced by Central and West African
Remember Brussels artist Badi (BD Banx on the Héritage project or his Beasty Boys-styled video ‘Jump’)?
The dramatic opening scene of Belgian filmmaker and artist Nicolas Provost’s new feature film, “The Invader,”
Yes, some Europeans, specifically Belgians — who else but “a fine group of web designers, web
The music video for “Nakozonga” by Congolese musician Lokua Kanza.
If you missed this: Lilian Thuram, the former footballer who won a World Cup medal with
Brussels rapper Brams aka L’Insatiable (born in Cameroon) has been working on some promising collaborations lately.
Stephen Smith in The London Review of Books: I am not arguing that we should all
I like this video for Sayon Bamba’s song ‘L’excisée’ (from her album Dougna). Born in Guinea
Hélène Amouzou was born in Togo but has been living and working in Brussels for a
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zTbNXMSOBbI&w=500&h=317&rel=0] I know we usually do music on Mondays and Fridays but some things just have
Guest Blogger, Tom DeVriendt Pitcho Womba Konga hails from Congo but moved to Belgium at the
[slideshow] Our man in Brussels, Tom de Vriendt, sent on information on some Africa-themed exhibitions on