Great first night for the Habib Koité tour …. Hastings this Sunday… Got your tickets?

The Habib Koité tour had a fantastic first night and full house at Nells Jazz & Blues Bar in London.

Sura Susso’s kora set mesmerised the audience then Habib took us to another level with his band Bamada. Habib was joined on stage for a duet with Blues great Eric Bib and by the end of the night, we were all on our feet whooping and hollering our applause….. What a night!

Habib will be touching down in Hastings this Sunday. So Hastings do you have your tickets yet?

Don’t miss out..

Adult, Student and Family tickets available.
Bring 5 friends and save money by booking as a group.

All tickets available online from

Habib Koite - Sun 22nd Oct 2017, St Marys in the Castle Hastings

Surahata Susso + Juliet Russell & Vocal Explosion support Habib Koite

Surahata SussoSurahata  Susso

is a lifelong kora player and percussionist who has collaborated with other artists in a variety of cross-cultural settings, including with leading violinist and violist Max Baillie and legendary Senegalese singer and guitarist Baaba Maal. He has performed at Glastonbury Festival and for her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II  and is younger brother to kora master, Seckou Keita.


Juliet Russell

is a composer, musical director, singer and founder of Vocal Explosion. Her voice has been described as ‘brilliantly haunting’ by The Stage,, and in the last 20 years she has taken her extraordinary sound around the world. Juliet’s music has been both heard and sung by over 40,000 people in over 30 countries and her compositions have been used in film, TV, commissions for royal visits, plus radio, theatre, dance and football stadiums.

Vocal Explosion



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