Part of Series
Awesome Tapes from AfricaBrisbane, Australia
|Part of||OtherFilm / IMA|
|Where||Institute of Modern Art & Black Bear Lodge|
|Date||6pm, Thursday, 17 January 2013|
Power to the styles of ongo flava, hiplife, kuduro, and coupé-decalé. New York ethnomusicologist Brian Shimkovitz burns up a cassette-fueled dancefloor with curiously insane highlights from his increasingly-popular blog, Awesome Tapes From Africa.
Institute of Modern Art
6PM FREE – LECTURE AND SLIDESHOW
New York ethnomusicologist and blogger Brian Shimkovitz on his odyssey into collecting and disseminating African music.
Black Bear Lodge
8PM $10 – ATFA DJ SET / DANCE PARTY
twin cassette deck rave up with support from DJ Joe Musgrove and Christland, a recent African Talent Show Champ.
A joint project of OtherFilm, 4ZZZ, IMA.