Sunday 10 June 2018
Time: 9pm - midnight
ID: Not Required
Rootmaster presents GNAWA BLUES ALL STARS – Simo Lagnawi, the Ambassador of Gnawa Culture in Uk & charismatic creator, leader of Gnawa Blues All Stars, Simo, has been BBC World service, CNN World BBC 3, Vox Africa & Other serveses radios & Magazines around the world & performed at a host of festivals including Glastonbury, Secret Garden Party, Latitude and Boom Town.
Playing traditional Gnawa (sacred trance music from Africa Morocco) and age
Gnawa with his bands Electric Jalaba, Gnawa Griot, and Gnawa Blues Allstars, Simo continuously pushes new boundaries fusing Gnawa with music from countries such as Gambia, Burkina Faso, Senegal, Guinea, Mali, India, Japan, Venezuela and the Caribbean. Look out for special guest musicians playing with the band!