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Well said Pia Klemp. Her full message is so spot on https://t.co/AiKY7EPMOX
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8/22
2019
Shabaka Hutchings on the art and attitude of Jean-Michel Basquiat https://t.co/TMgkmHf9Of | @shabakah https://t.co/3L1MxUq4NU
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8/20
2019
@richardtafoya @TheEchoLA @SonsOfKemet We play at 9
8/8
2019
How to live with ‘things’ that evade attempts of definition? That can’t be domesticated within neat paradigmatic fr… https://t.co/xjROrWqbTVOr through the world of literature which can allow us to form an understanding of afrofuturism through active engag… https://t.co/Uaw4TnMuNWI find myself being asked to explain in interviews and in the midst of some pseudo intellectual reasoning I find my… https://t.co/kmAEA0IPnkafrofuturism. If you don’t know what it means there’s a lot of music and literature you can start thinking alongsid… https://t.co/OTCLzDh0uY
8/5
2019
One which sees America as a point within a cultural trajectory stretching from Africa and journeying into the futur… https://t.co/HtHBfA3xwEcultural signifiers seen as inert formations to be guarded and preserved intact. ‘the community’ defined by a parad… https://t.co/GLFDWbbd5aMy heroes saw the term jazz as a border enforced to limit musical movement. An effort to define, partition and cont… https://t.co/yE5CvCxz4I
8/4
2019
Achille Mbembe talks a lot about the dangers of discourse surrounding Africa being dominated by talk of absence or… https://t.co/klfAM1LJpXIn the end all is emotion, yet certain cultural modes of expression are seen as containing more value than others.… https://t.co/k6uIwlYeFzThe framing of emotionality as counter to intellectualism is one of the deficits of western thought that sadly many… https://t.co/EzaPEz6jVOWe’ve already seen that the ‘civilised’ man cannot operate in a mode which ensures the survival of our species so l… https://t.co/iMvWCgG1DvThe idea of ‘real’ music vs ‘primitive’ or wrong music is a concept steeped in colonial ideas about the enlightened man vs the savage.In jazz criticism there’s a lot of trying to make the subjective pass as universal. Taking the aesthetic choices of… https://t.co/XB8pa5Sl86
8/3
2019
Thrilling stuff from one of our Thursday headliners, The Comet Is Coming. There's a jazz riot going on 🎷 https://t.co/JHusPoDgcv
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8/2
2019
.@Shabakah Hutchings at the ‘peak of intensity’: https://t.co/BZ8MG1mjLn https://t.co/ZxP4lYsKOr
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8/1
2019
Over the last 8 years, @SonsOfKemet has fueled the fires of a raging London jazz scene. Watch the U.K.-based band b… https://t.co/1oIXCbtO1b
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7/31
2019
.@SonsOfKemet led by @shabakah returns to #SFJAZZ WED, AUG 7 https://t.co/VO7Oj6otb0 https://t.co/0cWb8LoUmP
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7/29
2019
‘Teach the youth they got more rights than Miranda, tell them that whole shit is propaganda’ - Lauren Hill. We must… https://t.co/ihxqaCv2eU
7/28
2019
Do YOU want to be on the OneFest festival line-up this September? Sign up and apply to play as part of the One Fes… https://t.co/rjTN6oYVLs
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7/27
2019
Fuji Rock! Japan! The Comet is Coming to Destroy Illusions! The Comet is Coming to Summon The Fire! The Comet is Co… https://t.co/F7dfXSCzUr
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7/24
2019
Get to know Shabaka Hutchings (@shabakah), the Nipsey Hussle-inspired British jazz maestro: https://t.co/cT7s0rgCtX https://t.co/ZJdcRuPJT8
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7/17
2019
Ahead of their @SomersetHouse Summer Series gig tomorrow, we spoke to @SonsOfKemet's Shabaka Hutchings @shabakah ab… https://t.co/DcKxbYzTTe
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7/12
2019
So tonight ... 2 of the 4 greatest current UK Jazz Sax God(/desses) @tamarcollocutor and @shabakah played together… https://t.co/LJ6iSMwwJ0
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7/5
2019
So @GlastoFest was pure fire and full of love. Tonight we'll be at #WFSETE2019 join us at Theatre de la Mer at 10.1… https://t.co/shl6gUIRUj
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7/4
2019
@SonsOfKemet We're in an aural trance right now on the Park Stage. The hype is very real when it comes to… https://t.co/CsRpGusbZr
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7/1
2019
@CassieKinoshi There’s a time for every approach to work/content. The struggle is the internal honesty it takes to… https://t.co/UzmUMps5RX
6/28
2019
.@shabakah has curated a night of unique collaborations between the rising stars of UK Jazz and legends of the scen… https://t.co/w4s9v5sM6n
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6/26
2019
Now this is how you do a fashion show. Sons of Kemet and ravey models 🔥🔥🔥 https://t.co/z5kqYTddpo
Retweeted by shabaka hutchings„The culture will always have an impact on one’s artistic endeavours since you embody all which you come into direc… https://t.co/Jhz4OzdRFq
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6/10
2019
.@SonsOfKemet are the perfect fit at the @ray_ban stage! https://t.co/il1FSDXcO7
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5/31
2019
You can now watch back @shabakah's live session with Neil Charles on his previous show. 🎷 https://t.co/OYIg1iM3s7
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5/20
2019
@AntonioDrumsX I hope it’s me @russjazz @AntonioDrumsX I am, it’s an endeavour (becoming unskilled) which I’ve spent many years trying to cultiva… https://t.co/r4tJnjPINt
5/19
2019
Brand new @shabakah x @KojeyRadical These boys ain't messin about https://t.co/c0lgP6iv9y
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5/10
2019
🎷 @shabakah and 🎸 @neilcharles_uk in Session https://t.co/L1rD9JRHa1
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5/8
2019
Tune into @maryannehobbs on @BBC6Music tomorrow from 10:30am to be the first to hear ‘No Gangster’ by @KojeyRadicalhttps://t.co/SOyPc4DAr0
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4/28
2019
The Comet Is Coming functions as a collective, but Shabaka Hutchings’ charisma powers much of this mothership:… https://t.co/eC6IxasGUa
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4/24
2019
“Shabaka Hutchings is key to understanding how Total Refreshment Centre became a central part of the story of new L… https://t.co/mSqSexjpWM
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4/20
2019
Listen back to @shabakah in conversation with writer Francis Gooding. Hosted by The Wire and @bleep https://t.co/h6RyUCmUrJ
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4/18
2019
Tune in on now for @shabakah's monthly show coming to your from the Worldwide FM studio. Listen →… https://t.co/T2COChAlRK
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4/10
2019
@Poety @SonsOfKemet There will be other albums from both groups in the future
3/30
2019
Bleep × The Wire: Shabaka Hutchings In Conversation https://t.co/8ezFp6unaw Francis Gooding, writer for… https://t.co/kOhURQRJU7
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3/27
2019
For our latest Barbican Session, @shabakah performs an improvised piece on bass clarinet #BarbicanSessionshttps://t.co/yz3VJmNGe4
Retweeted by shabaka hutchings.@jonpareles heard a lot of music at the Big Ears Festival. His 15 favorites include Shabaka Hutchings, Meredith Mo… https://t.co/SzXDGwym0e
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3/26
2019
@Makhadzi116 @SonsOfKemet I’d love to! That was one of my favourite collaborations
3/23
2019
The Comet is Coming (@cometcoming) creates sci-fi-themed blends of jazz painted in dark shades of crimson https://t.co/SsjAFkV7H5
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3/18
2019
#FirstListen: Stream The Comet is Coming's (@cometcoming) 'Trust in the Lifeforce of the Deep Mystery' before it co… https://t.co/e9oA4ijB4Z
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3/8
2019
It’s @cometcoming @villunderlondon with @shabakah on Full Force... https://t.co/axbrI33jzz
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3/7
2019
For our next collab with @GPI_Archive our special guest is @shabakah! He will explore his connection to the poetry… https://t.co/el5LPvgiUi
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2/27
2019
LISTEN: The Magic Mix with @katemagic + special guest @shabakah - a leading light in London's contemporary jazz sce… https://t.co/rinvImDdbq
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1/18
2019
Anyone in Johannesburg, I’ll be playing on Friday jan 25th as ‘shabaka and the ancestors’ https://t.co/JDRtDR9lnd
1/16
2019
@CassieKinoshi I know the feeling
1/13
2019
Tune in for @shabakah's 2-hour show with tunes chosen from his record bag, ranging from his trusted favourites to n… https://t.co/acCdxxRsqr
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1/11
2019
@Mr_Completely Hey, we’re in LA in March. New comet album releasing that month so there’ll be a lot more stateside… https://t.co/hrtvLd5wp7Shabaka Hutchings has something to say. The visionary leader is ushering in London’s jazz revolution. 🗝 Read our I… https://t.co/nyq4qmLfOe
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1/8
2018
This morning, @SonsOfKemet #YourQueenIsAReptile was selected as one of @BBC6Music Top 10 Albums Of The Year 🦎 https://t.co/TXXgAC1dpl
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11/26
2018
Tune in for @shabakah's monthly show. He will be joined by Martinique's Noss Dj for an improvised live session. Li… https://t.co/qgDwtLtiNJ
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11/14
2018
@Les_Dubh @SonsOfKemet @KOKOLondon I love it!
11/9
2018
Our final Track of the Week: Kadri Gopalnath - 'Bhagyada Lakshmi Baaramma': a hypnotic display of Carnatic music, s… https://t.co/wEAgKXwNWM
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11/6
2018
Music artist of the week: Sons of Kemet Our critic @kittyempire666 is blown away by a fiery black history lesson https://t.co/Pr2B6TS2C7
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10/28
2018
@Sealioned @SonsOfKemet We’re playing tonight at del Monte speakeasy. Free entry, doors 10, music 11 @FangsAndArrows @desert_daze We’re playing tonight at del Monte speakeasy. Free entry, doors 10, music 11
10/14
2018
"They are women who have inspired and guided us through our lives" - says saxophonist Shabaka Hutchings on why Sons… https://t.co/zeBWlxyzlv
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9/18
2018
Join London jazz virtuoso @shabakah for his monthly show. Tune in at https://t.co/Zj21ZLWWRv https://t.co/vPqswpn6NC
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9/12
2018
@kanyewest spoo pee doo. https://t.co/Pcv4HUpnIl
9/11
2018
@maryannehobbs Thank you!
9/10
2018
SONS OF KEMET IN BRIGHTON @KomediaBrighton IS ABOUT TO SELL OUT ---> https://t.co/3fAAfISbmN @SonsOfKemethttps://t.co/h2Ij4sJP7c
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9/6
2018
Tomorrow. Paris. Sons Of Kemet. 4 drummer mashup https://t.co/1qYNgPNvE7
9/3
2018
‘Soon we will see who are the real revolutionaries’ - Bob Marley
9/2
2018
Shabaka Hutchings is opening up the jazz conversation https://t.co/R1nDlBxspo
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9/1
2018
"It feels like signing with @impulselabel has given validity to the way I've perceived my music." Watch our video… https://t.co/0akADVqtHC
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8/24
2018
So great to give a workshop to so many talented young musicians in Birmingham. The future is bright! https://t.co/e72xgfz3qU
8/21
2018
""It's just narrative plenitude," said @ConstanceWu, citing Pulitzer Prize-winning author Viet Thanh Nguyen. Her… https://t.co/rvEmS3RbbJ
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8/19
2018
@Mosesboydexodus @shabakah @nubya_garcia "I am trying to push black consciousness into the public sphere." – Shabak… https://t.co/1N1FwJrLAS
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8/18
2018
Thanks to all who worked on my EP: @ludwiggoransson for co-producing Call-to-Arms + Rank & File; @shabakah on sax… https://t.co/kRYzWD6E6Z
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8/10
2018
We are nominated for LIVE ACT in the @aimawards - if you have been moved by one of our shows please vote on the lin… https://t.co/YibcgxweSV
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7/31
2018
Sons of Kemet have been nominated for #mercuryprize !!! https://t.co/AiZCy9dlMu
7/26
2018
.@SonsOfKemet’s ‘Your Queen Is A Reptile’ serves not only as a spirited critique of England’s monarchy, but also a… https://t.co/T4fCo4JHoy
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7/3
2018
.@shabakah is a dynamo rooted in jazz, and his group @SonsOfKemet make their Chicago debut Thursday for a free… https://t.co/lrC8Kd1kIa
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6/27
2018
We are OBSESSED with the @georgiastraight cover. Just look at this! Beautiful. Thank you for your continued suppor… https://t.co/aG4nBwmhxP
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6/24
2018
@mattbomarr It wasn’t but thanks for sending to me
6/5
2018
@DevaMahal @bjork https://t.co/3EtWTaCqSp
5/14
2018
Need a Bro who loves me like @KamasiW loves @shabakah ... https://t.co/8LdZUlGCnF
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5/3
2018
Brilliant essay by Tej Adeleye on Sons Of Kemet and their Your Queen Is A Reptile album: "The unrelenting tension r… https://t.co/3we8XO505A
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4/25
2018
@jlmolayem Thank you!
4/5
2018
@screwgub @SkinnyHello @SonsOfKemet @TheonCross @EddieHick Hmmm....if you say soNow more than ever, the easiest answer to that pesky question — what’s keeping jazz vital these days? — appears to… https://t.co/J09GPLfLMa
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3/29
2018
"All I know is that when I heard it, my mind was officially blown" @shabakah on Venetian Snares @Planetmurecords in… https://t.co/p21qMJtWME
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3/28
2018
En 2016, on se demandait si c'était lui le futur. On n'est pas peu fiers de voir @shabakah faire coup double deux a… https://t.co/N0XkKzmnCG
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3/22
2018
Saxophonist extraordinaire @shabakah is one of the most prominent forerunners of the eclectic British jazz scene. L… https://t.co/1mCHXj3xSl
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3/13
2018
New sons of kemet single premiered....https://t.co/fEPlgBWndC.
3/9
2018

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