Easdale Island Community Hall
Samba Sene & Diwan

Samba Sene & Diwan

Date of Event: Sat 07 Apr 2012
Event Type: Concert
Time: 8.00pm (doors 7.30pm)
Ticket Pricing: £8/£6 concs (accompanied under 16s free )
 
Samba Sene (photo Marc Marnie)
Cool afro-beat jazz grooves from Senegal

Samba Sene was born in Senegal but now lives in Edinburgh. He writes his own material and sings in French, English and his native Wolof. Original songs with infectious guitar licks, sassy horns and irresistible dance beats. His style is strongly influenced by the jazzy grooves of Senegal and particularly by musicians like Baaba Maal (with whom he studied before leaving Senegal) and Salif Keita. He has a broad appeal, from world music fans to audiences that just want to dance to the beats.

Mbalax fusion, funky Afrobeats, impassioned vocals, infectious guitarlicks, sassy horns, a pinch of ska and irresistible dance grooves. Upbeat World music with a Senegalese soul.

Ferries

Mon to Sat
07.15 (not Sat); 07.45; 09.00; 09.15; 09.30; 09.45; 10.15; 10.45.
On demand from 11.15 until 12.50 and from 14.00 until 16.15.
16.45; 17.15; 17.45; 18.00; 18.15
19.30; 20.00; 20.30; 21.00; 23.00
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