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Tursday 21 JUNE

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Bouchra Ouizguen / Compagnie O – "Corbeaux" / Photo: Hasnae El Ouarga

The white headscarfed women of Bouchra Ouizguen / Compagnie O's "Corbeaux" – first silently invading public spaces, then erupting as sculptures – for their Berlin performance are part of HAU's 3 day festival "Claiming common Spaces" – outspokenly agitating people to do absolutely hold on to public space in times of rapid urban transformation

"Courbeaux" – Where: Theodor-Wolff-Park, 10969 Berlin // When: Thursday 21 JUNE + Friday 22 JUNE – 18:00 + Where: Parking Deck Hallesches Ufer 60, 10963 Berlin // When: Thursday 21 JUNE – 21:00
"Claiming common Space" – Where: HAU1 / HAU2 / HAU3 / Various places outdoor When: Thursday 21 JUNE – Saturday 23 JUNE – comprehensive programme here
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Piranha Records & Publishing is happy to be part of the third edition of Reeperbahn Festival NYC 2018 by attending the A2IM Indie Week and SyncSummit NY 2018, where a conglomerate of key players of the North American and European music industries will be able to get together. exchange knowledge, sync new partnerships and forge new promising alliances.

Piranha Records & Publishing Ambassador, Luca Jacob Borkowsky, is part of the Berlin Music Comission (BMC) delegation currently in the ‘city of all cities’ to represent Piranha’s authors & musical repertoire On the Sync Side of the Street.

If you happen to be in the vicinity of one of the world’s ‘Biggest Apple’ don’t hesitate to pass by the SyncSummit and meet one of our own Piranhas.

- and something to get you in the mood; we have...

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Nelson Mandela Centenary – South Africa’s Voice Sensation Ladysmith Black Mambazo Live in Berlin – incl. Special Guests and After Show Party!

On the occasion of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela's 100th birthday, the Columbia Theater, Piranha and FuturAfrik invite you to a unique tribute concert on 20 July 2018!

Paul Simon’s legendary album “Graceland” made them famous overnight – in the meantime Ladysmith Black Mamabazo have won five Grammys and collected another 19 Grammy nominations while entertaining their worldwide public with their wonderful singing harmonies and impressive choreographies on the highest level since more than five decades.

On Madiba’s insistence, Ladysmith Black Mambazo accompanied him to Oslo for his Nobel Price Awarding ceremony and also sang at his...

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Violinist and vocalist, Sudan Archives writes, plays, and produces her own music. Drawing inspiration from Sudanese fiddlers, she is self-taught on the violin, and her unique songs also fold in elements of R&B, and experimental electronic music.

Sudan Archives grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio, where she "messed around with instruments in the house" and took up violin in the fourth grade, eventually teaching herself how to play the instrument by ear. When she discovered the violin playing style of Northeast Africa, her eyes opened to the possibilities of the instrument. "The way they played it was different from classical music. I resonated with the style, and I was like, 'Maybe I can use this style with electronic music,'" she says.

Don't miss her concert in Berlin on June...

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Each month we present to you the top world music album releases, as seen through the eyes of the World Music Charts Europe and Transglobal World Music Chart. At the end of each year, both monthly listings add up to the winner of the WOMEX Label Award and its runner-ups.

For the World Music Charts Europe WMCE, the world's first association of its kind, Radio DJs and programmers from 24 European countries collect their top albums of the month - usually presented in the DJs' programmes and the channels that present them. EURORADIO offers the opportunity to syndicate these programmes to members of the exchange system.

Player # 2 in the field, Transglobal World Music Chart TWMC, was conceived in 2015 as an open network of music activists spreading world, roots and traditional music. It is...

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