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Ride with the Africa Express Train Watch the Video / Read Reviews / Hear the BBC 6 Music Interview Continue reading READ MORE

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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

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BBC Africa Express Train tour report READ MORE

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