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Hermon Mehari: American Jazz, Eritrean Echoes

All About Jazz 12 Feb 2024
And in terms of Eritrean music, I only recently,—actually, it was during the pandemic in 2020, during my second album as a leader, where I had introduced this Eritrean music into my music with one song in particular called "Eritrea."
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Dozens injured, 100 or so arrested after 1,000 protesters storm Eritrean festival in Stockholm

Democratic Underground 04 Aug 2023
The festival, Festival Eritrea Scandinavia, showcases Eritrean culture with food, seminars, music, a children's area, as well as a "youth program", and is, according to an article in ...
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At least 7 hurt, 100 detained in clashes at Eritrean Stockholm festival

The Jordan Times 04 Aug 2023
“It is a complicated and extensive operation ... The Eritrea-Scandinavia festival, which has been held for many years, features seminars, debates and lectures, as well as music, a bazaar and a fairground. It is schedule to run from Thursday to Sunday.
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52 hurt, 100 detained in clashes at Eritrean Stockholm festival

Urdu Point 03 Aug 2023
"It is a complicated and extensive operation ... The Eritrea-Scandinavia festival, which has been held for many years, features seminars, debates and lectures, as well as music, a bazaar and a fairground. It is scheduled to run from Thursday to Sunday.
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Aida Simon is 2023 Friend of the International Festival

The Globe 10 Jul 2023
Simon welcomed the African Selam (Peace) group, which showcased the different cultures of Africa present in Worthington, from Eritrea to Ethiopia and beyond.
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Stones, Bombs Hurled At Police By African Protesters In Germany, 26 Injured | Watch

Hindustan Times 09 Jul 2023
At least 26 police officers were injured in clashes in Germany's Giessen city during the Eritrean music festival on Saturday. The situation became tense after Eritrea's ...
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'What would I be celebrating?': Eritrea marks independence anniversary

Urdu Point 23 May 2023
Parties, music and dancing lasted the entire month to commemorate Eritrea's liberation from Ethiopian rule in May 1991, and its overwhelming support for independence in a UN-backed referendum two years later.
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AFRO-COLOMBIANS AND THE AFRICAN UNION

This Day 21 Feb 2023
The African Union should canvass the termination of practices which humiliate and exploit Black peoples everywhere on the globe, writes Okello Oculi ... His Vice President also made history ... Their music, CUMBIA, has roots in Eritrea, Angola and Mali.
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A former Wilmington child star, this actress and singer returns to revisit her roots

StarNews Online 19 Feb 2023
Interestingly, "I honestly didn't grew up listening to Johnny Cash or folk music ... They even went on a 2018 tour of East African countries Eritrea, Uganda, Zambia and Ethiopia as part of American Music Abroad, a program sponsored by the U.S.
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It’s All Music But Samuel Zerzgi Wins

Awate 14 Feb 2023
Today I am encouraging music that addressed the mind, not the ...
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Three Little Birds: Yared’s Inspiration From Above

The Harvard Crimson 15 Nov 2022
This leads us to the legend of how Yared discovered his musical inspiration. ... While Yared’s music has lived on in the local regions of Ethiopia and Eritrea, it has not gained the acknowledgement it deserves by the rest of the world.
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Peace talks on Ethiopia's Tigray conflict are extended

The North Platte Telegraph 31 Oct 2022
No easy route to the finish line Nebraska woman fulfilling lifelong dream of country music album. Neighboring Eritrea, whose forces are fighting alongside Ethiopian ones, is not a party to the talks, ...
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Rap Sh!t: Aida Osman’s Divine Journey to Issa Rae’s New Show

Vanity Fair 18 Jul 2022
Then one day, she has a chance reunion with Mia (KaMillion)—an old high school friend with a steady online following who’s also interested in music ... She still makes music on the side, a skill that aided her on Rap Sh!t.
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‘Beja Power!’: Music as resistance on Sudan’s Red Sea coast

Al Jazeera 06 Jul 2022
From the sonic universe the album inhabits, one can tease out connections to not only Sudan but Eritrea, with even slight hints of guitar music from Niger ... of Somalia, Sudan and Eritrea converged.
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10 strange Christmas traditions from around the world

Gulf News 25 Dec 2021
1 of 11 ... Image Credit ... 1 ... In Ethiopia and Eritrea, the public holiday for Christmas is on January 7 and is accompanied by colourful music and dance celebrations led by priests, which is followed by the celebration of the Epiphany twelve days later ... 2 ... 3 ... .
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