Awesome Tapes From Africa – 10th Anniversary

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  • Type: Special
  • Venue: Corsica Studios, 4/5 Elephant Road, SE17 1LB
  • City: London
  • Date: 20 Oct 2016
  • Time: 9.00pm

Room 1: 

Awesome Tapes From Africa 

Ata Kak – Live 

DJ Katapila 

DEBONAIR 

Room 2: 

DJ Richard (5hr set)

Tickets: £15.00

Awesome Tapes From Africa pitches up at Corsica Studios for a night of African rhythms and cassette bound rarities to celebrate its 10th Anniversary. Set up in 2006, the blog-turned-label is one of the last decade's most inspired musical concepts. Growing from founder Brian Shimkovitz trawling the cassette stalls of African markets for locally released gems to feed a sprawling, culturally insightful online trove, today it's a fully fledged record label transmitting the sounds of Africa and beyond to a global audience. The night will celebrate a pioneering musical project in one of South London's best loved club venues.