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Concert poster : Music of the African Diaspora

Object

Poster

Production date

1988

Object number

1988.45

Physical Description

Poster : Music of the African Diaspora, Stoke Newington Assembly Hall

Associated Organisation

Scattarocks (Subject of)

Material

Paper

Exhibition Label

Music of the African Diaspora, 1980s

Events like this one in Stoke Newington showcased the global spread of African heritage music and the local demand for it.

Touring artists like Dade Krama played a politically- charged version of traditional Ghanaian sounds.

Samabatucada played African-influenced Brazilian music. Dalston-based Scattarocks played reggae music.

Being African in Hackney: 1960s-2020s
14 September 2021 to 14 February 2022

On display?

No