Awesome Tapes From Africa


  • Real name
    Brian Shimkovitz
  • Location
    United States of America
  • Links
    • Followers
      1.3K
̸

Upcoming events

Cover image for Awesome Tapes From Africa
̸

About

  • Brian Shimkovitz was on a Fulbright scholarship in Ghana when he got hooked on the cassette culture of the region. Street vendors hawked West African recordings in myriad genres, from highlife to African disco, old left-field soul to curious local pop...
̸

Related Artists

̸

News

̸

Features

  • 30 Jun 2015

    We present a flavour of this year's festival with video performances from Run The Jewels, QT, Awesome Tapes From Africa, Bok Bok, Hailu Mergia and Shanti Celeste.
    Resident Advisor
̸

Past events