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Santuri – Arusha Takeover at Afadhali Night and S.U.A

      As Santuri continues to foster collaboration with different Artists – (musicians/DJs/Producers), Organizations/Companies and music enthusiasts around the East African region and beyond with the most recent project in Tanzania being the successful Frente-Cumbiero with Mario Galeano from Colombia; this time around, we shall be taking over Arusha[…]

Santuri on Santuri

The first fruits of the Santuri recording sessions held in Kenya last year have been released on vinyl in the UK and Europe via Highlife Recordings / Huntleys and Palmers. The digital release is coming soon, but meanwhile, the 12inch, released as a part of the Highlife World Series, is[…]

Mim Suleiman And Santuri Tanzania – video

[vimeo id=”123373135″ align=”center” mode=”normal” maxwidth=”700″] In February 2015, Mim Suleiman returned to her native Tanzania to play at Sauti za Busara – one of the regions most prestigious festivals. Mim, who has released two albums of “Tanzanian dub disco’ with underground legend Maurice Fulton, has been an inspiration to the[…]


CDR INTERVIEW: SANTURI SAFARI A myriad of factors contribute to East Africa’s struggle with self-definition in the contemporary music world. There are vast differences across the large geographical landscape, which is comprised of many different and complex identities, cultures and styles. To add to this, outside influences such as US[…]