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Video: Style in The Wire

A video essay by Erlend Lavik
Style in The Wire from Erlend Lavik on Vimeo.

Video: The Psychology Of The Dark Knight Batman Unmasked

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Christine Kamau "This Is For You" album launch

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Date: Thursday April 26th, 2012
Time: 7:00pm

Venue: Michael Joseph Centre, Safaricom house 

Tickets: Ksh 400

Video: VH1's Behind the Music: Nas

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He and Tupac remain my favourite rappers of all time

Video: The Fashion Cafe 2012

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Fashion Cafe" is a bi-annual event created and organized by Luxury Lifestyle Curators . It brings together fashionistas, designers, entrepreneurs and taste makers for a night of unbridled runway shows, market place and networking.

Video: Camp Mulla - "Hold it Down"

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Santigold - "Disparate Youth"

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I'm getting really hyped for her sophomore album Master of My Make Believe. Dropping May 1st, can't wait!




Azealia Banks - "212"

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This femcee is causing a stir on music scene, she's on the comeup. Raw talent here, this the cleanest version of her stuff I could find though:) Co-signing this artist, watch out rappers!





Azealia banks @ Coachella 2012

Interview with house-music DJ Jack Rooster

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House music and specifically Afro-house music continues to see an increase in popularity in events and clubs in Nairobi and many African cities. KenyaChristian blog has been caught up in this wave and we were fortunate to catch up with one of the frontier Kenyan house Djs who are popularizing this music. His name is Jack Rooster and he has been dropping killer house,afrohouse and deep-house mixes consistently on his website. He has also been playing local and international gigs and recently started to co-host a show with Monique on Homeboyz Radio. Its obvious this is not a music genre to be ignored and 2012 looks to be a big year for House. So we linked up with Jack Rooster and he broke down for us just what is it with this house music thats taking the music scene by storm.

::KenyaChristian:: Hi Jack Rooster, how is the year going so far?

::Jack Rooster:: Very well so far.Loads of new projects under way.

::KC:: When did you start DJing?

::JR::I started DJing professionally about a year a…

UP Live! concert @ KNT

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Date: April 28th, 2012


Venue: Kenya National Theatre


Time: 6:00pm -12:00am


Tickets: Ksh400(adv), Ksh500(door)

Video: Xtatic - "The Prep Track"

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Kenyan femcees doin it!

Video: "Miriam Makeba: Mama Africa:" (Trailer)

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Synopsis

An unforgettable portrait of Miriam Makeba (1932-2008), the world-famous South African artist and civil right activist, who devoted her life to promoting peace and justice and fighting racism around the planet. A figurehead of the Black African movement in exile, her music and daily practice incarnated the hopes and fears of Africa through the convulsive 20th century, so that she has come to be considered the voice and mother of the continent.

Video: Christine Kamau - "Conversations"

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Christine Kamau will be playing tomorrow April 11th, 7pm at Sierra Brasserie 2nd Floor Yaya Centre. Tickets Ksh 500. Unfortunately I shall have to miss this, darn!

Azealia Banks- Slow Hands (Interpol Cover)

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