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Sierra Leone’s Sorie Kondi, Chief Boima on US Tour this October (finally)

Back in March there was a kickstarter campaign to get Sierra Leonean thumb piano player Sorie Kondi to South by Southwest. Sadly even though people were kind enough to donate Sorie Kondi could not get to US in time for the festival. But he is here now. Coming to stages across the North-East and beyond my friend Mr. Kondi will be bringing you hits from “No Money no Family” and his new album “Thogolobea” this October. Kicking off in no other place but in the Salone diaspora motherland Washington D.C Sorie Kondi will perform at Tropicalia on 14th Street in NW. He will be touring with my other really good friend producer/promoter/mix-master DJ Boima who really needs no introduction. More than a cultural music experience these shows will  bring together the very best of Sierra Leone traditional and contemporary music. E don tay way Sorie Kondi don stick wit im business na Salone en wi all for gladi en try fo support this artist of way e keep wi cultural music alive. You heard it here first!

Sorie Kondi and Boima Tour Dates:

Thursday, October 4 – Washington D.C.
Tropicalia Night Club (http://www.tropicaliadc.com/)
2001 14th St. NW
Washington, DC
9:00 pm / Free / 21+
email: info@tropicaliadc.com
phone: 202 629 4535

Saturday, October 6 – Philadelphia
801 S 48th St (at Baltimore Ave)
Philadelphia, PA
Crossroads Music Concert Series (link to buy tickets)
7:30 pm / $10-$30 / all ages
Saturday, October 13 – Brooklyn
70 N 6th St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(Change the Mood Release Party)
9:00 pm / $10 / age 21+ only
phone: 718-384-4586
Tuesday, October 16 – Brooklyn
Zebulon Cafe
258 Wythe Ave
Brooklyn, NY
phone: 718-218-6934
Thursday, October 18 – Boston
Medford, MA 02155
8:00 pm / $10 / all ages (Tufts students free)
phone: 617-627-3679
Wednesday, October 24 – Milwaukee
Marquette University