Monthly Archives: October 2011

Do we have DJs in Malawi?


Mostof the readers of this page will remember that I have a colleague Limbani ‘LC’Chaguluka who is so knowledgeable in as far as Malawi’s Hip-hop music isconcerned. Ionce asked him a question if at all in Malawi there is a … Continue reading

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The Return of Charles Sinetre


Last time on these pages I screamed ‘Cry OurBeloved Alleluya Band’ basically I wanted to argue that our modern history ofdigital music, will not be better told from the beginning if it does not startfrom Alleluya Band. I had indicated … Continue reading

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Gramps Morgan Mourned Lucky Dube


Not that today is the day that Lucky PhillipDube was killed, no! Nor is it the day that he was born, he was born in August1964, which three months ago; but at least this coming Wednesday October 18 isthe date … Continue reading

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Rehabilitating Sexually Abused Girls


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Death Stabs Music on Mwanyama


Towards the month-end of December 2010,Lovemore Mwanyama was the one that the media quoted when Skeffa Chimoto, thecurrent top selling musician escaped death in a road accident. Mwanyama is the one who explained to themedia that Skeffa and his band … Continue reading

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Vita Chirwa: Kalimba’s Memory


In1976, Kalimba Band started the guitar strumming, drum beating, sax blowing, andpercussion tingling business and never in their minds did the band members thatstarted it, ever thought, that 35 years later the band will still be playing. GriffinMhango and Nassau … Continue reading

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