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NoCi, Forwarding Unity Through Music presents: The gems of west africa AND AMERICA TOUR Black Rebels and Mamadou
Press Release: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Frances N. Nwajei
Phone: (617) 216-4494

Date of event: Saturday, October 3, 2009
Location: The Iron Horse Music Hall
20 Center Street, Northampton, MA 01060
Cost: $10/adv $13/door

NoCi, Forwarding Unity Through Music presents:
The gems of west africa AND AMERICA TOUR
Black Rebels and Mamadou

Iron Horse Music hall is pleased to announce the appearance of World Roots Conscious Reggae band, Black Rebels and world fusion artist and 2007 Humanitarian of the year award winner, Mamadou on Saturday October 3rd at 10pm. This promises to be a night to remember with original African Roots Reggae and West African world fusion performances delivering a soul awakening musical experience.


Black Rebels are a multi generational and intercultural group fusing Reggae and African vibes with a message of love, righteousness and world unity. Their energy and creativity onstage is duplicated in the studio and they’ve released a half dozen albums and counting. Black Rebels have played all down the East Coast, West to Texas and California, across the Atlantic, in Cape Verde and West Africa. Their recordings have been played globally spreading their conscious message across world nations.


Mamadou and his band perform original music that combines African rhythms and lyrics with western musical influences. At the heart of the music is the drum, making a connection with the soul of the singer and the audience. Mamadou has performed with the most celebrated musicians of Senegal including Baaba Maal, Africando and the Grand Soda Mama.


Black Rebels and Mamadou are available for advance interviews about the tour and their music.

For more information and to be included on the guest list, please contact nk.noci@gmail.com or check out www.mamadou.com, www.myspace.com/blackrebels, www.a3dinc.org.
 
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