Atlantic Music Expo Reveal First International Showcases for 2017

Ibaaku, by JB Joire

Our Consultancy and Special Projects team is currently gearing up for the fifth edition of Atlantic Music Expo (part of the WOMEX World Tour), taking place from 10 – 13 April 2017 in Praia, Cabo Verde, and we've got lots of news – the first group of international showcases has just been confirmed!

  • Awa Ly (France/Italy)
  • DJ Aries (Ghana/UK)
  • DUARTE (Portugal)
  • IBAAKU (Senegal)
  • Jocelyn Balu et Les Aigles de la Révolte (Democratic Republic of Congo)
  • Labess (Algeria/Canada)
  • Toto ST (Angola)
  • Tribute 'Birdie' Mboweni (South Africa)

Registration and stand booking at the AME open-air trade fair is also now open – register online and join us for the number one music professionals’ meeting for Cabo Verde, Africa and all sides of the Atlantic.

We’re currently shaping the ever-popular conference programme, workshops, one-to-one meetings – more on that and further international and Cabo Verdean showcases to come soon! To learn more about AME, head to the website.

article posted by:Jim Hickson, Piranha Arts