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Awesome Tapes from Africa: Music and Cover Art Inspiration

If you didn't already know, we thought we would tell you about Awesome Tapes from Africa. We hope to continue to catalogue amazing digital platforms like Awesome Tapes from Africa. Begun by music publicist Brian Shimkovitz in 2006, Awesome Tapes is an archive of rare African music cassette tapes that…
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On Digital Art: Isaac Kariuki

"I believe as a Kenyan, as an African, that we’re all waking up to an era where we’re realizing the power of culture again through the arts. It’s the kind of future that will create a currency for us, more valuable than money"   - Isaac Kariuki What's Good Live
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Just a Band

In this episode we speak to long time friends and musicians, Just A Band from Kenya. About the Artist Just A Band. The group was formed when their members were studying at Kenyatta University. They went on to release the song “IWINYO PINY” accompained by a self-made animated music video. Initially…
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Feature Artist: Lillianne Sara Akinyi

Kenyan visual artist Lillianne Sara Akinyi has a versatile portfolio from illustration, collage, and video.  Her instagram feed also highlights her experiments with mixed media art and photography. http://instagram.com/p/v5C_UHrw3k/ http://instagram.com/p/ublgGjrw4f/ http://instagram.com/p/sUxuL_rw85/ http://instagram.com/p/syaYJtrw8a/ http://instagram.com/p/uxb9enLw6l/ http://instagram.com/p/vApQFHrwza/ http://instagram.com/p/vAifs5rw-c/ http://instagram.com/p/rqF9M1rwxX/ http://instagram.com/p/stU_4Irw18/ http://instagram.com/p/sn9T1Qrw_T/ http://instagram.com/p/uWm88sLw5m/ http://instagram.com/p/qvT5i1Lw_t/ http://instagram.com/p/q_SikWLwzn/ http://instagram.com/p/qC8KEirw_3/ http://instagram.com/p/qaG4kxLw8Y/
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Afripedia: Africa’s contemporary culture scene

Our friends at Stocktown recently launched a brand new project that we are ecstatic about. Roving throughout the continent this series hopes to captures Africa's full range of cultural and artistic scenes. Afripedia is an on-going documentary-project covering Africa’s contemporary culture scene. It covers the most significant and prominent creators…
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