Music video editing tips from Tony Kearns at DubWeb Festival

During the DubWeb Festival, I attended two talks by: a panel of filmmakers and distributors on the crowdfunding topic Tony Kearns on the music video editing topic. Tony Kearns is a freelance video editor based in Dublin (Ireland), who works for local and international production companies and projects around music video editing. He also edits videos … Continue reading Music video editing tips from Tony Kearns at DubWeb Festival

Femi Kuti’s afrobeat live concert at the Academy, Dublin (Ireland)

Olufela Olufemi Anikulapo Kuti (born 16 June 1962) is popularly known as Femi Kuti. He is a Nigerian musician born in London and raised in Lagos. He is the eldest son of afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti. Femi's musical career started when he began playing in his father's band, Egypt 80. In 1986, Femi started his own band, Positive Force. He began … Continue reading Femi Kuti’s afrobeat live concert at the Academy, Dublin (Ireland)

‘The idea of happiness’ German film soundtrack by Fewjar music band

GERMAN FILM SOUNDTRACK BY FEWJAR BAND YouTube is, as usual, an incredible source of talented musicians and actors! 🔍😍 I was looking for interesting films to watch and discovering new music to listen to. I came across  'The idea of happiness' German film soundtrack by Fewjar music band. Zachary Nelson First, let me tell you a little … Continue reading ‘The idea of happiness’ German film soundtrack by Fewjar music band

Nigerian b-boy music history from 1980s-1990s in videos

Today, I’m going to share with you some mixed tapes for break dancing from Nigerian artists. But before doing so, if you don’t know yet the general origins of b-boy music and dance themselves, just have a read of this article  http://breakdancingninja.com/bboy_history.html In Nigeria, Hip-hop music and dance only began to gain popularity in the … Continue reading Nigerian b-boy music history from 1980s-1990s in videos

Saun and Starr live concert with Jesse John Heffernan band

Saun and Starr It was such an honour to listen to the amazing voices of Saun and Starr with such a great accompaniment band! I didn't initially know these female singers. However, I was greatly impressed by their performance at Sugar Club, Dublin (Ireland) on Saturday 24th October 2015! THEIR BIOGRAPHY Saundra Williams and Starr … Continue reading Saun and Starr live concert with Jesse John Heffernan band

Duckstein Open-Air Festival Hamburg Hafen City 2015

Duckstein Festival The summer has been filled so far with lots of open-air festivals in Hamburg (Germany), even if the weather hasn't always been perfect! I attended the Duckstein festival at Magdeburg Harbour (in front of and next to the International Maritime Museum). As you may have already guessed, Duckstein, the main festival sponsor, is … Continue reading Duckstein Open-Air Festival Hamburg Hafen City 2015

Dead Prez hip hop duet live concert in Dublin, Ireland (2014)

DEAD PREZ First of all, Dead Prez is a hip-hop duo from the United States, composed of stic.man and M-1 since 1996. M1 is originally from Brooklyn, New York. Stic.man is from Tallahassee, Florida. The pair of rappers is inspired by revolutionaries from Malcolm X to Public Enemy. They immersed themselves in political and social studies to forge their own confrontational … Continue reading Dead Prez hip hop duet live concert in Dublin, Ireland (2014)