Jill Scott to headline 2013 Cape Town International Jazz Festival

Jill Scott
South Africa - January 31st, 2013 – Three-time Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter, New York Times best-selling poet and critically acclaimed actress Jill Scott (USA) joins the bill for this year’s annual Cape Town International Jazz Festival (CTIJF) as one of the headline acts. Scott, who had to withdraw from the festival last year...

Feedel Band – ፊደል An Introduction….

Feedel
Feedel Band Feedel is by definition, the Amharic word for letter or alphabet. In all languages we learn to speak and read, one letter at a time. Feedel Band is taking Ethiopian music and Jazz, and blending it into a simmering stew of musical genre, textures and feeling. They are creating and in some cases re-creating the musical genre. Feedel takes Ethio melodies structured over the traditional...