Music Events

Jameson Connects Kenya with BAS, Stefflon Don & Desiigner; Dec 8
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December 8, 2018
Jameson Connects Kenya is an experience that brings together International and Kenyan musicians & DJs. A festival experience with the best food, games, fun, and lots of music – with Jameson at the heart of it all. Jameson Connects Kenya will give you the opportunity to drop your guard and open yourself up to new...
Art in the Park 4 – #BengaFestNairobi; November 10
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November 10, 2018
The 4th episode of Art in the Park will be at Uhuru Gardens on Langata Road on Saturday, 10 November 2018 from 12pm to 9pm. It will feature performances by Bengatronics, Francis Danger, Michel Ongaro, Soko Huru Project, Dj Mura, Abaki Simba among others.  
Thursday Nite Live with Aaron Rimbui;  November 15
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November 15, 2018
This November 2018 Thursday Nite Live celebrates 7 years of presenting the best live acoustic, jazz, fusion and roots music in Nairobi. This week we welcome back to Nairobi jazz pianist Aaron Rimbui from his extended sojourn in New York City’s Jazz Scene. J’s Fresh Kitchen accepts reservations so please make a reservation early in...
ACCES 2018; November 15 – 17
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November 15, 2018
ACCES, also known as the Music In Africa Conference for Collaboration, Exchange and Showcases, is a pan-African event for music industry players to exchange ideas, discover talent and create business linkages. ACCES is held in a different African city every year attracting active music industry players from around the globe. It will be held in...
Showcase Wednesday – Mzungu Kichaa; Nov 7
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November 7, 2018
This Showcase Wednesday features Mzungu Kichaa (the ‘crazy white man’) who has spent time living in Copenhagen, Dar es Salaam and London. He embodies a blend of these various places that has resulted in him becoming one of the pioneers of East Africa’s most popular fusion of traditional music and Hip Hop – Bongo Flava....
125 BPM – 2018 Closing PARTY; Nov 24
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November 24, 2018
125 BPM wants to have one last party for this year after the 4 successful editions we’ve had. Join us on the last Saturday of November to party and dance to classic house/disco sounds. The full lineup will be announced soon. SOUL/HOUSE/DISCO/FUNK. Location: Alchemist Bar 125 BPM supports and promotes the East African underground electronic...
Kilifi New Year 2019; Dec 30 – Jan 2
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December 30, 2018
A New Year’s Eve you will never forget! Book your tickets here: http://festkt.co/Wg6Rsn Book by Mpesa: https://bit.ly/2NOydjR Kilifi New Year is a boutique house, alternative and reggae music festival with an African twist held in Kilifi town on the coast of Kenya from 30th December 2018 to 2nd January 2019. The festival is set on 20 acres of...
Ea Wave Presents: High Tide; Nov 10
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November 10, 2018
At the Alchemist, Nov 10 at 7 PM – Nov 11 at 5 AM About EA WAVE —————— EA Wave (East African Wave) is a collective of 5 DJ/Producers from Nairobi, namely Ukweli, Sichangi, Hiribae, Nu Fvnk and Jinku. The five-strong collective, made up of artists, DJs and Producers, cross-pollinates genres in pursuit of true...
Kenya Nights One Night Stand; Nov 17
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November 17, 2018
Kenya Nights is back at it, and going back to the roots! Join us Saturday, November 17th at The Alchemist Bar for ONE NIGHT of pure House grooves & Techno nuggets. DJ’s • Allan Strange • L.A. DAVE • Riz + Special Guests ENTRY – FREE
Return of The Dub: Mungo’s HiFi x Eva Lazarus; Nov 16
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November 16, 2018
Dub legends Mungo’s Hi Fi have unfinished business in Nairobi and this time they are bringing out the heavy artillery in the form of hard hitting songstress Eva Lazarus. Event at K1 Club House. Tickets: bit.ly/ReturnOfTheDub Lineup: Mungo’s Hi Fi feat. Eva Lazarus (UK) NAZIZI (KE) Ras Lavosti (KE) Blessed San (UG) C.Wyne Nalukalala Music (UG) DJs Lasta Dread Steppa Sound courtesy of Umojah...
“Dreams In Stereo” album launch by Eric Wainaina; July 27
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July 27, 2018
Eric Wainaina will be releasing his newalbum Dreams In Stereo on July 27th from 7pm to 12am at The Elephant, No.3 Kanjata Road. He will be joined on stage will be the legendary John Nzenze, and featured artists Chemutai Sage, Kendi Nkonge and Kagwe Mungai. He will be backed by the Best Band In Africa, featuring...
AfroSynthesis; July 28 – 29
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July 28, 2018
The AfroSynthesis Experience is a musical celebration of modern Afro-Urban culture, a Jazz party that presents music around an ecosystem embodying icons of our own mixed urban culture such as Kenyan cuisine and dining, Matatu culture, Benga, Sheng’, Afro-Jazz, dreadlocks and natural hair, abstract art, Nairobi night life among others! The event will also serve...