Monthly Archives: January 2011

Tapps Bandawe – Studio Wizard


Tapps Bandawe – Studio Wizard Tapiwa Bandawe is a producer who can lionise a musician none of us have ever heard of and how he does this is a subject of conjecture.I attended a musical bash organised by the Malawi … Continue reading

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Resident Musicians Tourism Gem


The only time the country has ever tried to connect tourism and music is when some Britons decided to start the Lake of Stars.However, the structural, technical and organisational arrangement of the event has benefited the organisers more than it … Continue reading

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MBC Musical Bash – Highs and Lows


The Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) which organised music bash, equally succeeded with this feat as much as it goofed.It succeeded because Dan Lufani, Ben Michael, Tygrin, Edgar & Davids, Black Missionaries and then Yvonne Chakachaka never disappointed.The performance was not … Continue reading

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YES! MAM’s Digital Studio


The Musicians association of Malawi (MAM), announced that it has established its Digital Music Recording Studio.This is a courtesy of the Royal Norwegian Embassy that is assisting Malawi’s Support Scheme through the Copyright Society of Malawi (COSOMA).To borrow words of … Continue reading

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Skeffa’s Dirge for Mother-in-Law


Skeffa’s Dirge for Mother-in-LawI met Skeffa Chimoto at Mzuzu Central Hospital Grounds where he was with the Health Ministry Band where he plies his trade.The reason we met was to talk about an album that had just followed his chart … Continue reading

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