Africa Express in Carlisle: A report on one of the most inspiring stopovers on the journey

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New Video: ‘Dougoude Sarrafo’ by Bijou It’s just a few days until Record Store Day (April 19th), and the much awaited release of the Limited Edition Blue Vinyl LP of… READ MORE

New Video: ‘Deni Kelen Be Koko’ by Lobi Treore Band (prod. by Django Django’s Dave Maclean) ‘Deni Kelen Be Koko’ by Lobi Treore Band (feat. Seye on bass) was produced by Django Django’s Dave Maclean during Africa Express’ week in Bamako. Check… READ MORE

M.anifest – “A whole lifetime in a week” aboard the Africa Express Mid-Morning on Sunday 2 September, I sauntered towards Euston in London with Jupiter Bokondji from the Democratic Republic of the Congo and about… READ MORE

AFRICA EXPRESS TRAIN TOUR – WHAT THE ARTISTS SAID… “This is the best project I’ve ever been involved in in my whole career” - Baaba Maal “Making music in Mali with Africa… READ MORE

Africa Express Pop-Ups in Bradford during Train Tour READ MORE

FROM THE NME: Africa Express in Glasgow, “A timely reminder of the power and joy of music” READ MORE

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FROM THE INDEPENDENT: ‘My Week on the Africa Express’ by Jack Steadman http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/music/features/my-week-on-the-africa-express-8139040.html Bombay Bicycle Club’s Jack Steadman gives the inside track on what it was like to be one of the performers on Damon… READ MORE

FROM METRO (8/9/2012): Damon Albarn’s Africa Express goes full steam ahead with musical tour http://www.metro.co.uk/music/911126-damon-albarns-africa-express-goes-full-steam-ahead-with-musical-tour#ixzz26S1EA1DO There’s no silent coach on the Africa Express – and these passengers know how to make sweet music.   By Arwa Haider… READ MORE

FROM MOBO BLOG: In depth: Africa Express 2012 – London Finale 12Sep TAKEN FROM: The MOBO Blog.  http://www.mobo.com/news-blogs/depth-africa-express-2012-london-finale The Africa Express project was created in 2005 by Damon Albarn, Stephen Budd and Ian Birell… READ MORE

BBC Africa Express Train tour report READ MORE

KIWTK: View of Africa Express, London, from the audience READ MORE

FROM THIS IS FAKE DIY: Review – Africa Express, Granary Sq, London TAKEN FROM: THIS IS FAKE DIY – http://www.thisisfakediy.co.uk/articles/live/africa-express-granary-square-london/ The warmth and camaraderie between all the performers is what makes this so extraordinary. 8th… READ MORE

Video of Sir Paul jamming with Shingai Shoniwa and Marques Toliver backstage at Africa Express, London. READ MORE

Africa Express train on BBC Breakfast – 5/9/2012 READ MORE

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Africa Express in Carlisle: A report on one of the most inspiring stopovers on the journey READ MORE

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Jarvis Cocker interviews Damon et al for BBC 6 Music listen to ‘Jarvis Cocker with Damon Albarn at the Africa Express departure. ’ on Audioboo… READ MORE

The AFRICA EXPRESS TRAIN on BBC 2 Newsnight READ MORE

AFRICA EXPRESS – LONDON, Granary Square 08/09/2012 Running Order AFRICA EXPRESS – Granary Square, London.  Sept 8th 2012                        RUNNING ORDER   MC: M3nsah Sound FX / Machines etc:  Richard Russell, Remi… READ MORE

BBC Africa joins the Africa Express train: Day six The Africa Express, a train that is travelling across the UK with 80 leading musicians from Africa, Europe and other parts of the… READ MORE

BBC Africa joins the Africa Express train: Day five The Africa Express, a train that is travelling across the UK with 80 leading musicians from Africa, Europe and other parts of the… READ MORE

AFRICA EXPRESS – THE RITZ, MANCHESTER 05/09/2012 Running Order AFRICA EXPRESS – The Ritz, Manchester.  Sept 5th 2012                  MC: Mensah Sound FX / Marchines etc:  Richard Russell & Remi Kabaka DJs: … READ MORE