MTN BUSHFIRE 2015: ANNOUNCES LES NUBIANS
LES NUBIANS’ AFROPEAN REVOLUTION: THE SOUND OF A MULTICULTURAL NEW WORLD
In a world where teenagers in West Africa and Eastern Europe can share videos and mp3s on youtube, a Sri Lankan urbanite is transformed by hip-hop and an American deejay re-mixes sounds out of a Brazilian favela, it is undeniable that the completely interconnected global village has arrived. – Les Nubians
Swaziland’s highly acclaimed three-day music and arts festival is proud to announceLES NUBIANS as the first headline act for MTN BUSHFIRE 2015: May 29th – 31st 2015.
For those fans who already know, as CNN declared recently, that MTN BUSHFIRE is one“7 African music festivals you really have to see,” the announcement of this incredible world music act is just one more reason to book your tickets early!
Early-bird tickets will go on sale via the website, www.bush-fire.com from November 21st, 2014. Make sure you are one of the 20,000 music and arts fans who “BRING THEIR FIRE” to the scenic farmlands of the Malkerns Valley to experience this unique event.
Renowned for eclectic and multi-dimensional programming rooted in world music, MTN BUSHFIRE presents a compelling line-up of theatre, poetry, dance, art exhibits & installations, story-telling, puppetry, film, and themed workshops.. Additionally MTN BUSHFIRE features a KIDZONE and is a family friendly event.
MTN BUSHFIRE, known for its eclectic and diverse music line-up is very excited to be able to host LES NUBIANS, as the Paris based Grammy Nominated artists have become synonymous with a unique Afro/European neo-soul sound and style.
As one of the world’s most successful French language groups, LES NUBIANS’ newest album, NU REVOLUTION, perfectly sums up their Pan-African approach and ethos:
“Africa is our past, present and future,” Les Nubians asserts. This [album] is about accepting and rejoicing through our body and mind that Africa is vibrant and 10,000,000 times ALIVE! Africa FOR the future also to say that we have to prepare the future of the continent. It’s in the NOW that we create the future. ACTION time is NOW!!!” Les Nubians
Book your early bird tickets from Nov 21st and enjoy 3 days of music, art, personal expression and social activism in a unique festival environment. BRING YOUR FIRE andexperience a diverse and eclectic event along with thousands of guests from across Africa and around the world.
For more information and to purchase tickerts: www.bush-fire.com
Also visit: www.facebook.com/MTNBushfire @BushfireFest
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