by John Kariuki, The Star, 2 April 2015
This year's 16th Cape Town International Jazz festival was hosted last weekend. Although the festival still bears the 'jazz' tag, there is a big representation of jazz-related events; those that are not necessarily jazz but have hints of it ..... read more
by IMAN MANI, Daily News, 24 March 2015
HIP-HOP and visual artist, Samuel Bazawule a.k.a. Blitz the Ambassador, finally returned to his New York, USA base LAST Friday. He had left music lovers entranced with his performance to close last month's Sauti za Busara music festival in..... read more
by Songlines Magazine, 24 March 2015
Songlines' definitive guide to the Top 10 UK Summer Festivals and 25 Best International Festivals: Whether you want to discover Rajasthan's best-kept musical secrets inside a majestic fort, or soak up soothing beats in a beautiful English garden ..... read more
By Stanley Gazemba, ALL Africa, 11 March 2015
The avenue meanders and dips and up ahead the modern buildings lining the avenue give way to the ancient stone buildings of Zanzibar's Stone Town. Strung up on the streetlights a banner welcomes us to the Sauti za Busara Festival..... read more
Music groups represent Tanzania, with many more groups from other African countries. All performed 100% live!
Building skills for artists, managers, technicians, filmmakers and journalists from the East Africa region.
Festival marketplace: food and drinks, CDs, merchandise, and local handicrafts.