Category Archives: Art

Hipster cool Ethiopian style via @panditalo @alexfrancophoto

Short 1’30 interview with fashion photographer Alex Franco (@alexfrancophoto) about his photos of the uniquely stylish Omo Valley tribes of Ethiopia: Their inventive and playful designs, bold and brilliant use of colour and catwalk like poses are truly arresting. Hope … Continue reading

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Curtis Mayfield

*1. I would like to expound on Mr. Curtis Mayfield, who in my opinion was a soul, funk, jazz maestro.  Mr. Mayfield’s album catalog ascends his straightforward Super Fly soundtrack.  However, my concentration in this blog are two chants of … Continue reading

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The Wailers Band: Carlton Barrett : The Drummer : Aston Barrett :The Bassist

*1. Throughout the past five years I’ve become an aficionado of the superlative one drop rhythm technique abound in reggae drumming. The pristine style is ingenious, sophisticated, cultured, and snazzy. It exudes the intrigue of delaying the bass drum until … Continue reading

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ETV SpecialLewetatoch Interview http://bit.ly/iId7Ac

iEthiopia: ETV SpecialLewetatoch Interview http://bit.ly/iId7Ac Continue reading

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ETV SpecialNile with Arts http://bit.ly/kPFHik

iEthiopia: ETV SpecialNile with Arts http://bit.ly/kPFHik Continue reading

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Asheber BelayEnayale Gena http://bit.ly/mcqZ1i

iEthiopia: Asheber BelayEnayale Gena http://bit.ly/mcqZ1i Continue reading

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Oromia – TVOromiffa Music Collection http://bit.ly/iShyw2

iEthiopia: Oromia – TVOromiffa Music Collection http://bit.ly/iShyw2 Continue reading

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ETV SpecialNile with Arts http://bit.ly/kc6WLT

iEthiopia: ETV SpecialNile with Arts http://bit.ly/kc6WLT Continue reading

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Teza Screening – Ambassador Theatre – Addis Ababa, Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Dear All You are cordially invited to the screening of the international film festival top drama award winner the movie “Teza” by Prof. Haile Gerima. Based on popular demand the movie “Teza “ will be screened Ambassador Theater/Cinema, Addis Ababa, … Continue reading

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RT @wellroundedradi: #kickstarter: Send Either/Orchestra back to Ethiopia http://kck.st/e9Tsmg #boston #cambridgema #somerville #jazz #music

iEthiopia: RT @wellroundedradi: #kickstarter: Send Either/Orchestra back to Ethiopia http://kck.st/e9Tsmg #boston #cambridgema #somerville #jazz #music Continue reading

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