19 Sep 2013 | Thursday 7:30pm to 9:30pm
With a rhythm section born in West Africa, this brilliant 8 piece band has an intoxicating upbeat sound, bringing the influences of reggae, funk and rap to West African grooves. Led by the ever charismatic, Sibo Bangoura from Guinea, the group has enormous energy, giving tradition a modern twist that never fails to fill the dance floor. Bringing together several of Australia’s best West African musicians, Keyim Ba takes audiences on an exciting musical journey into West Africa. With powerful drumming accompanied by traditional melodies on the Kora (West African harp) guitar and high energy dance – transporting the spirit and colour of Africa to Australian audiences.
Keyim Ba is also running a dance and drumming workshop on Wednesday 18 September.
Drum 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Dance 7:30pm – 9:00pm