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Richard Spaven announces new album and unveils single ‘Faded’

The new album, a forthcoming Society of Sound release, was recorded at Real World Studios

New album by Bokanté + Metropole Orkest out now

What Heat follows the band's 2017 debut, and features Jules Buckley as orchestra arranger/conductor.

The Drummers of Burundi announce European tour

The WOMAD favourites tour Europe for the first time since 2015.

The Gloaming announce dates at London’s Union Chapel

The shows will be the band's first in the UK since 2016.

Behind the scenes with Bokanté in new video for ‘Fanm’

Featuring scenes from the recording sessions with the Metropole Orkest and Jules Buckley

New album by The Breath out now

Let The Cards Fall is the follow-up to the band's 2016 debut Carry Your Kin

Society of Sound: Joonas Haavisto

Joonas Haavisto is a Finnish pianist and composer. His compositions are based on beautiful melodies,...

Les Amazones d’Afrique feature on BBC’s The Cultural Frontline

The Cultural Frontline celebrates the music and activism of West African band Les Amazones d'Afrique

Bokanté travel across the world in new video ‘All The Way Home’

Shot in Instanbul, Catalunya and New York, 'All The Way Home' is the opening track of the new album.

Real World Records signs Bokanté for new album with Metropole Orkest & Jules Buckley

Real World Records signs Bokanté, a US based band rich in the sound of delta and desert, led by Sna...

Live Review: WOMAD Charlton Park 2018

'The world's festival' delivers another excellent musical feast amid artist visa difficulties.