Mixed reaction with Sauti Sol's new video 'Melanin'
Sauti Sol, crowned the best group in Africa and touted as the giants of East African music, has released a brand new single video...Read more
Drones for all: The raising need for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) in Kenya and the region
By Ben Roberts, Chief Technical Officer at Liquid Telecom.
By 2022, the airspace will be...Read more
Liquid Telecom partners with Huawei to deliver 100G links across South Africa
Photo: Liquid Telecom & Huawei signing ceremony Nic Rudnick, Group CEO, Liquid Telecom (left) & Li Peng, President of...Read more
WHATSAPP has crashed this morning, with users unable to send or receive messages.
Users have taken to other forms of social media to complain they can't use the service as...Read more
Free Wi-Fi can be a costly business for users
Every once in a while, the world comes up with something so revolutionary that once it becomes a part of everyday living...Read more
Korean Traditional Music Festival 2017
The Korean Embassy in Kenya will launch the 2017 Korea Traditional Music Festival on Wednesday 27 September 2017 from 4.30pm to 6:30 pm at Safari Park Hotel, Nyamachoma...Read more
How music genres and performances in Africa are revolving
By: Ekilah Mwihaki Ndung'u
In the recent years, collaborations have been made between musicians of different African regions, for example, Mafikizolo (South Africa)...Read more
Super Mazembe orchestra
Image Source: YouTube
Super Mazembe orchestra together with Les Mangelepa, Baba Gaston and Samba Mapangala are considered the lead influencers of the golden era of Kenyan Lingala music.
Super Mazembe...Read more
The Coke Studio Africa 2017
Music is the heartbeat and soul of the African continent. Coke Studio Africa knows exactly that!
Coke Studio Africa combines different artists of different genres to...Read more
Learn How to Tune a Guitar in six simple steps
Tuning any string instrument such as a guitar is the first thing you need to master. Below follows six simple...Read more
What really is African music?
The debate has been raging for a while now, with legendary African artistes accusing their youthful peers of “blindly copying the West” in their craft...Read more
Victoria Kimani, Octopizzo nominated for Afrimas
All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMAs) nominees were unveiled on Wednesday and Kenyan artistes that made it to the list are Victoria Kimani, Chess Nthussi, Octopizzo...Read more
MUSIC REVIEW: Sauti Sol’s ‘Friendzone’ creative and amusing
Sauti Sol is, as always, on a roll, and remains one of the most hardworking bands in East Africa, constantly producing danceable, deep...Read more
A Kenyan website, Dienmac, launches online music lessons
Kenyan music enthusiasts can now access online training sessions, download song score sheets, voice training services as well as musical instruments training sessions through...Read more
Ketebul Music launched the book Shades of Benga at Alliance Francaise in Nairobi, Kenya
Source: Music In Africa
“I gave the book the tittle Shades of Benga because benga is the most popular genre of music in Kenya,” Ketebul Music...Read more
Shades of Benga music book launch
Ketebul Music and Alliance Française to launch Shades of Benga, a wonderfully written book that tells the story of popular music in Kenya on Wednesday 12, 2017...Read more
The songs and dances of the Kamba people of Kenya.
The Kamba community, like other African communities, has for a long time upheld songs and dance in their traditions and...Read more
The circumcision song of the Abagusii tribe of Nyanza, Kenya
Unlike the modern music that focuses more on entertainment, traditional songs were powerful media tools used to also educate and inform...Read more
Talanta Mtaani Show Auditions
Talanta Mtaani Show announces auditions for persons who are talented in various ways but who have not had a platform to showcase their talent. The Show intends...Read more
Download the Kenya Music Festival (Draft 3) 2017 National Level Programme HERERead more
The Next Big Artist Music Auditions
Hosted by Triple P MEDIA, Muzik Garage Show is seeking to bridge the gap between upcoming and already established artists through providing a platform for you...Read more
I speak it, you speak it: Music and dance
Image Source: interfolk UK
Music is the one language in the world that all people understand at a time when over 7,000 languages...Read more
Early date for the 2017 Kenya National Music Festivals finals
This year’s Kenya National Music Festivals finals come early in July ahead of August elections unlike the trend in the past...Read more
Listen to music while exercising to significantly improve your workout performance.
Dissociation is a diversionary technique which lowered the perceptions of effort. This technique can divert the mind from feelings of...Read more
Dienmac rolls out 'online one-on-one' music lessons
Learning to sight read one-on-one with a teacher may require lots of patience and at times frustrations with one not hitting the right keys...Read more
Getting your favourite instrument: online site rolls out free quotations musical instruments
Many children and their parents alike admire the skill of playing a musical instrument, be it violin, clarinet, guitar...Read more
Want As in math, play an instrument
Playing a musical instrument may appear to be a creative act but there are many connections to math. Music and math are highly knotted.
Music therapy a priceless painkiller
Music therapy has been said to be very beneficial. You probably have not realized the power of music yet. Music has healing properties that have...Read more