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  • BATIDA – BAZUKA

      Batida, a Portugal based, Angolan born musician, samples Angolan music from the 70’s and mixes it with contemporary sounds. Accompanied with historical images and contemporary graphics, he manages to tell a powerful story with a very simple, graphic and groovy style. His story shows the colonial past of Angola Read more [...]

  • NOSSA KIZOMBA

      In the 70’s music in Africa was revolutionary – a form of protest against the colonial rulers.  But even after independence the importance of music stayed. In 1977, 2 years after Angola gained independence a coup was attempted in the country. Many thinkers, intellectuals and artists died in that Read more [...]