November 1st- The Horn of Africa

This week we looked into the artists hailing from the Horn of Africa, who are living now in Melbourne town. Also had a chat with Yosuf Shiek Omar who is completing his PHD at La Trobe University and is passionate about re-engaging the Somali community in the arts.
 
PLAY LIST
 
1. AFRO HABESHA – Tawusha Enure
2. AFRO HABESH – Wolayta
3. BLACK JESUS EXPERIENCE – Mela Mela
4. KNIFE TEFARI – Get your Own Hand
5. SHAFI ALI -Mana Gadi Bate
5. K’NAAN -Somalia (K’Naan actually lives in Canada)
6. DIAFRIX – Mama Africa
 
Also had a chat with Andrea from Peace Brigades International who has an event this Thursday called Defending Human Rights in Colombia. Details below:
 
7.00pm Thursday 
La Trobe University, Franklin St Campus
215 Franklin St, Melbourne

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