Because the Sierra Leone Refugee Allstars, whose awesome music is embedded in their refugee identity, once played large American concerts, but have since been repatriated:
Filed under Uncategorized
Tagged as Friday Afternoon Africana
Repatriated, eh? Wild. I wrote about these guys, sort of, a few years ago. A story I pitched about them morphed into a piece about how world music acts succeed in the US (especially but the West generally) by painting vivid backstories…it was fun. Mostly it was a free in to the concert, full of Bostonian do-good spirits and a few obvious returned peace corp volunteers who use any excuse to break out the dance moves they learned in the village….will that be me one day?
Offthemainroad.co.uk provides beautful holiday place in Scotland, self catering accommodation in Scotland, self catering UK,
self catering accommodation Oban, luxury self catering accommodation UK, self catering cottages in Scotland.
Pingback: Friday Afternoon Africana | Mo’dernity, Mo’problems
Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:
You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change )
Connecting to %s
Notify me of new comments via email.