Habib is one of West Africa’s most popular and recognized musicians, supported by Surahatta Susso, popular kora player, singer and younger brother to kora master, Seckou Keita.
With music featuring on Putumayo World Music compilations and collaborations such as those with blues greats Eric Bibb and Bonnie Raitt, Habib Koité is a name not to forget.
By tuning his guitar to the pentatonic scale and playing on open strings, Habib’s music offers West African rhythms that at times sound closer to the blues or flamenco. This is a rare opportunity to hear Habib live in Hastings, where will you be? Buy your ticket today to ensure your seat!
3pm, Sun 22 October
St Mary in the Castle, 7 Pelham Crescent, Hastings TN34 3AF, UK