Watch videographer Stuart Everitt’s clips of Devon Afrobeat Collective playing
And some more clips from 29th Feb –
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Devon Afrobeat Collective will be live in South Brent supporting an event organised by South Brent Refugee Support Network raising funds for Action for Education, a refugee charity providing education programmes, basic services and safe spaces for displaced women, children and youth in Chios, Greece.
Come and dance to the 13-piece band with three fabulous singers, four horns and a cracking rhythm section.
Where? South Brent Village Hall (directions here)
When? Saturday 29 February 2020, 8pm – 11pm. (Doors open at 7.30pm.)
Plus bar & raffle.
Support: Mbira music from Zimbabwe. Local mbira players, Kennedy Chinyeri, Alan Kerr and David Holmes play traditional hypnotic trance music.
Tickets: £7 from Artworks, with any remaining tickets £8 on the door
Want to help South Brent Refugee Support Network on the evening? Call Jude on 07970 005052
Saturday Aug 24th Exeter Pheonix
He’ll be joined by support from Dakar Audio Club, an Afrofusion band playing uplifting West African Mashups and Devon Afrobeat Collective [we are on around 21.00] providing wall to wall danceable grooves and Ishmael Ensemble – one of the UK’s finest new groups, headed by multi-instrumentalist and established DJ Pete Cunningham.
Fill up on your world beats intake in one fantastic evening of music!
Sunday Aug 4th
Sets at 13.00 and 15.00 – beautiful setting on Dartmoor
The Devon Afrobeat Collective will be headlining at Totnes Alive
The Devon Afrobeat Collective will be live on the Outdoor Stage at 7pm. More details here
The band are live at 6.30.
We have a dozen or so gigs in the pipeline ranging from private parties to headlining at a festival. All mainly in the Plymouth/Exeter/South Devon area.
I will post dates for public events as they are confirmed. If you are keen to catch us then contact us
Today, Saturday 4th May, the band are playing at Blackawton’s Round-up festival at around 6.30pm.
Civic Hall Totnes Dec 8th
Saturday Night Dancing