Rhythm Passport presents: BKO Quintet & Jupiter Okwess

Rhythm Passport presents: BKO Quintet & Jupiter Okwess

BKO Quintet are something of an anomaly in African music.

Whilst they indeed pay their respects to the Malian traditions from which they have grown, they have offered a very different perspective on West African music, with a loud, rock 'n' roll approach that makes for a thrilling live show experience.

Pioneering artists in their songwriting, they were first and still are the only band to dare to mix the music of two centuries-old castes: griot (storytellers and musicians) and donso ...

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39 attendees (None invited)

Venue

Camden Assembly
49 Chalk Farm Road