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DJ Labelle returns to South Africa

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Reunionese DJ Labelle in South Africa
30 September from 5pm, Bannister Hotel, Braamfontein, Joburg, with WeHeartBeat 
1 October at 5pm, French Day, Durban University of Technology

Labelle’s electronic maloya, Reunionese traditional music, is first of all an experiment: a kind of “imaginary accelerator”. Either sung or recited, in the tradition of Reunionese fonnkèrs, this rhythmic, electro and experimental music creates unique atmospheres. Labelle’s universe unites maloya and electronics, with some Indian and African touches. On stage, Labelle lives his music and invites the public to dance, and even to trance.

Few links:
www.youtube.com/watch?v=fVIY_n4H5vE
www.youtube.com/watch?v=4_yxCa5wmQU
www.labelle.re
https://soundcloud.com/metisseproject

WeHeartBeat
A monthly event held in both Johannesburg and Cape Town - exploring the world of electronic hip hop. This event pays tribute to producers, a role typically overlooked, creating the need for a platform where the art of producing is highlighted and celebrated. Set against the backdrop of urban art exhibitions, WeHeartBeat attracts youthful trendsetters, hip hop lovers and “new experience” seekers.

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