Habib “Bibb Music” Gueye is a Senegalese and Malian artist with multiple influences who sings reggae and slam in languages such as: Bambara (Mali), wolof (Senegal), French, and English. He released a self produced mixtape called, Eklectik Street Tape, following the end of a collaboration with his first crew, GHETTOIK. With this crew he had the honor of being the opening act for artists such as Tiken Jah Fakoly and was able to share the stage with Amadou and Mariam, Neneh Cherry, and Manu Chao. He is currently gearing up to release his new album, African Dream, which he co-produced along with French producer Manjul.
At the end of May, we chatted with our friend AJ Fountain from folk jam band A Brother’s Fountain who was embarking on a road trip across the Southwest USA with his bandmates in their 1979 RV, performing pop concerts along the way. Read “Music That Fills You Up | Part 1” here. The trip […]
20 minutes that changed the history of music: Remembering Live Aid 1985
Music, like history, on its own, is vast and full of surprising stories with unexpected turns and endings. It’s those unplanned and iconic moments that brought us some of the most important figures in music history. Inspired by a report from the BBC in October 1984, activist and composer Bob Geldof, along with his partner, […]