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New Santuri Release | Embaire Umeme EP

Santuri’s Embaire Umeme E.P by Mugwisa International Xylophone Group We’re excited to announce the release of new Santuri material on the wonderful On The Corner Records from London. It features recordings made in Uganda at DoaDoa festival in 2015 by Santuri and Sam Jones of Soundthread. The recordings were of[…]

In the press: Resident Advisor article on Highlife

Globally Inspired Five years since their first party, this collective has become one of the most dynamic and truly international outfits in dance music. Kit Macdonald speaks to its principal members: Andrew Thomson, Auntie Flo and Esa Williams.  – Resident Advisor [26th Sept 15] Some nice mentions of the work[…]

Santuri Safari recreates traditional sounds for young audiences

In the Press: Santuri Safari recreates traditional sounds for young audiences published on Music In Africa Sep 04, 2015 by Beth Achitsa Technology is transforming the way people experience music. Many people today probably experience music more often through recordings than in live performances. The emergence of new technologies means that young[…]

East Africa Rising

Santuri Safari: East Africa Rising An article written for Ableton and appearing on their website Oct 6th 2014 A distinct musical identity is something that most musicians aspire to at some point in their growth. Usually this happens on an individual level, but occasionally this drive operates collectively – helping[…]