Saturday, December 13, 2014
Rare video footage of Orchestra Virunga in Bristol, England, 1992
A rare glimpse of Samba with a fabulous hot band back in his heyday, plus backstage interview footage. On stage: Rama Athumani and Twahiri Mohamed, sax; Koko Kanyinda, congas; Abdallah Kodi, drums; Syran Mbenza, lead guitar; Bavon Masudi, rhythm guitar; Juma Kacheji, bass; Pepe Ibrahim Matokeo, vocals; Big thank you to Koko Kanyinda for finding this film and sharing it with us--asante sana ndugu!
Posted by The Minister of Information at 12:27 PM