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Acizzy & Squeeze mozambique

Lungu Lungu: Meet Mozambique’s Acizzy & Squeeze

Angolan house music pops off in Mozambique Ghana-based Benjamin Lebrave speaks fluent French and English, and can schmooze in Spanish and Portuguese. He’ll report on new African music every other week. This week, he meets … read more »

POSTED October 3, 2013 5:41PM IN Lungu Lungu Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , , , , ,
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Lungu Lungu: DJ Marfox, Tarraxinha, and Rubbing Pelvises

Ghana-based Benjamin Lebrave speaks fluent French and English, and can schmooze in Spanish and Portuguese. He’ll report on new African music every other week. This week, he write about Angola’s tarraxinha music. One of the … read more »

POSTED March 28, 2013 3:19PM IN Lungu Lungu, MP3 / STREAMS Comments (4) TAGS: , , , , , ,
From L to R: DJ MJ, DJ Satelite, Killamu, and DJ Satelite's brother

Lungu Lungu: DJ Satelite’s Unifying Orbit

Photo, from left to right: DJ MJ, DJ Satelite, Killamu, and DJ Satelite’s brother. In past columns I’ve covered some recent trends within kuduro and house music in Angola, but today I want to give … read more »

POSTED July 11, 2012 2:55PM IN Lungu Lungu, MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC, MUSIC NEWS Comments (3) TAGS: , , , , , , , ,
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Lungu Lungu: The Ghetto Shines on in Angola

A few months ago I asked if kuduro is dead. The question wasn’t all provocation: my recent trip to Luanda has shown me first hand how prevalent house music has become in Angola, in just … read more »

POSTED June 13, 2012 12:00PM IN Lungu Lungu, MP3 / STREAMS Comments (5) TAGS: , , , , , , , ,
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Lungu Lungu: Kuduro is Dead

It pains me to say it, but it appears kuduro is seriously fading out in Angola. It’s so hard to believe. I was there just two years ago, and kuduro was blasting out of every … read more »

POSTED December 15, 2011 4:45PM IN Lungu Lungu, MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC INTERVIEWS, MUSIC NEWS Comments (6) TAGS: , , , , , , ,