It’s been five years in the making, but the Kondi Band has finally arrived!Â (more…)
Chief Boima x Teju Cole – Lagos Nights Club Mix
Here’s a new mix I wanted to share with the Dutty familia. OkayAfrica recently conscripted me to do mixing duties onÂ Teju Cole’s dream mix of Nigeria pop songs – a set he put together to accompany a short essay on the Lagos clubbing experience: (more…)
RUPTURE & BOIMA IN HONG KONG
I’m about to hop on a 16-hour nonstop flight to Hong Kong (via the Arctic Circle?), where, timeslipped 12 hours ahead into my sleep-deprived Eastern futureÂ I’ll step off the plane and head straight to lead a workshop with a half-dozen traditional musicians from HK and my man Chief Boima. What’s going on?!
Chief Boima’s “Six Over Eight” Post-Tour Mix + Recap
Usually people put out a mix before their tour to promote upcoming shows… Well, I’m putting one out after — many excuses as to whyÂ —Â most importantlyÂ because I wanted to share a part of my set that got some interesting reactions from crowds this past month touring the U.S. (more…)
Africa Latina hosts the @CelebrateBklyn after party at Superfine in Dumbo – this Thursday!
Geko Jones and I are making our NY stop on the Africa Latina tour this Thursday at Superfine in Dumbo. This is the unofficial after party forÂ Celebrate Brooklyn at Brooklyn Bridge Park, featuring the Sierra Leone Refugee Allstars, OkayAfrica, DJ Underdog, and myself earlier that evening. (more…)
Africa Latina on Tour in the U.S. this May
Que Bajo Records #003 – It’s a Suriname Ting
Africa Is a Country Radio on Groovalizacion
Last week the first episode of Africa is a Country Radio,Â with your host Chief Boima, went live! This marks the beginning of an official three-way partnership between Groovalizacion, Dutty Artz, and Africa is a Country. (more…)
Dutty Artz featured in Starwax Magazine
Dutty Artz was the featured label in this month’s Starwax magazine, a French electronic music monthly distributed for free across all of France. They interviewed current label boss Chief Boima on the past, current, and future happenings of the label and crew. (more…)
Old Money’s Mothership EP – Out Now!
Old Money’s Mothership EP is here! (more…)