A monthly podcast talking to inspirational people from the fields of Music, Adventure and Culture. In the final episode of series 2 (20 episodes and 60 interviews later!), I chat to soul and blues singer Acantha Lang, about how growing up in New Orleans influenced her music, starting out in Harlem, moving to London, and … More Let’s Go Kickass Today with Acantha Lang, Lisa Francesca Nand and Itte Hossain
At “The Power of Music” event hosted at the Hackney Picture House by the charity Forward, I spoke to blues artist Corey Harris about what brings him to the event and his expansive career of 20 years.
Picture a city that resonates on the sound of live music echoing through the town, the sweet sounds of saxophones and the smooth sounds of soulful tones, colourful historical influences that haunt every street corner and an upbeat welcoming atmosphere, then you have New Orleans. Seeped with French influences, this city has been fought over … More The Sound of the Saints in New Orleans