The Sounds of Global Rhythms – Australian World Music Sounds by SOUL OF SYDNEY



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As a little warm up for this Sundays Global Rhythms World Music festival, we put together a collection of some of our favorite cuts from from the artists on the line-up.

 
2 hours of exotic and inspired dub, reggae, afrobeat and roots vibes & beyond beyond from the likes of Declan Kelly, Joseph Tawadros, Miriam Lieberman, Emily Wurramara, The Strides, Grace Barbé, Ajak Kwai & more.
 
Listen in full at Spotify

https://open.spotify.com/user/soulofsydney/playlist/6aShc0oi5XQnFy9PCGiaYR

Catch GLOBAL RHYTHMS world music festival on THIS SUNDAY in GLEBE.

Info below.

 

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GIG: SOUL, JAZZ – SARSHA SIMONE TO SHOWCASE BRAND NEW MUSIC AT THE BASEMENT | MON 19 SEP


SARSHA SIMONE TO SHOWCASE BRAND NEW MUSIC AT THE MONDAY JAM NEXT MONDAY 19TH SEPTEMBER

S.I.R [collective] is proud to present Australian R&B singer/songwriterSarsha Simone with full band as special guest performer at The Monday Jam at The Basement, Sydney on Monday 19th September. Sarsha Simone will be performing brand new, unreleased music for the first time with her all new line up at the iconic night, which has seen the likes of Jill Scott and Gregory Porter in attendance. This showcase is somewhat of a prelude to the release of Sarsha Simone’s next single “Feel it”, which follows on from the sultry, “Casualty”. “Casualty” served as an introduction to Sarsha Simone and has received support from influential taste makers Capital XTRA UK, Kiss FM UK, Earmilk, SoulBounce, Mi-soul, The Line of Best Fit, Pilerats, MTV UK and Indie Shuffle, with the latter two making comparisons to Bryson Tiller, Partynextdoor, SZA and the queen herself, Beyonce.

Don’t miss the opportunity to see this intriguing artist, who is turning heads internationally, live and intimate on Monday 19th September, 9pm sharp.

“Sarsha Simone stands bright amongst her fellow contemporaries”MTV UK
“Sarsha has a serious set of pipes on her and fuses her penchant for soulful R&B vocals and trap-infused beats pretty perfectly.”ACCLAIM

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ABOUT SARSHA SIMONE

Blessed with a unique vocal tone that has the ability to cut through the cold and embed itself in the listener’s soul, Sarsha Simone is an exciting artist who is putting an avant­garde twist on music rooted in soul, hip hop & R&B. Smoking hot international collaborations with Frances 20syl on the captivating “Gonna Do Me (20syl Remix)”, Juno Award winning producer Muneshine, MC’s Ty & Rashaan Ahmad as well as rising Australian Hip Hop star Citizen Kay have ignited interest in & put the spotlight firmly on the enigmatic chanteuse in recent times.

Sarsha Simone has been featured on high profile media including Hypetrak, MTV UK, Black Magazine, Earmilk, Triple J, KISS FM UK & Acclaim Magazine. Her music has had over 600,000+ digital streams, been added to night rotation at Sydney’s leading urban station, The Edge 96.1FM & featured on game changing playlists including Spotify‘s “Fresh Finds” and Apple Music’s exclusive “The A-List: R&B” playlist. This is all with just one solo single to her name. Equipped with new music & gutsy lyrical content that will shed light on exactly who the striking woman is behind the ballsy voice, Sarsha Simone is now ready to deliver her Vaughan meets West style and sound to the world.

The Sounds of MR FINGERS (Larry Heard) by SOUL OF SYDNEY


Are a little warm of the the upcoming tour we though we should share a collection of some of the seminal LARRY HEARD cuts which have caught our ears over the years. Enjoy the 3 hour trip of  some of the jazzed infused; ambient, Chicago-house, soulful-house & even some acid flavors which he has been so well known for.

Catch LARRY HEARD (MR FINGERS) playing a very special LIVE performance on Sunday Sept 11 as part of Red Bull Music Academy Weekender – Sydney.

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Global Rhythms World Music Festival – Sunday Sept 25th 2016.


So good to see THIS !

Sydney’s own WORLD MUSIC festival Global Rhythms​ kicks off again this Sunday September 25th as part of The Sydney Fringe​ at one of the nicest locations in Sydney.

LIVE MUSIC + DJ’s | Kid Friendly | Afro-Beat, Latin Heat & Beyond | Open Air Dance-floor’s & ,pre/

Live Music & DJ’s at a killer open air KID FRIENDLY harbors-side park location in GLEBE featuring sounds by the likes of;

The Strides​
Joseph Tawadros​
Grace Barbé​
Ajak Kwai​
Declan Kelly Music​
Afrobrasiliana Soundsystem​
Miriam Lieberman​
Emily Wurramara​
& more.

Tix from $15 and info at –> www.globalrhythms.com.au/

Special shout out t o our friends at Eastside Radio 89.7FM​ for getting this together.