Ramblin' Bones: Ramblin' Bones & his Bloody Agents? South Africa folk misfit Ramblin' Jay Bones is back with his second offering: a mix of acoustic, ... folk and punk influences, with a large dose of strong lyrics. The album will have you swaying gently and rocking out.
A rising star of the new generation of guitarists in Mali highlights the links between styles, generations and continentsFor the young Malian ... blues guitarist Vieux Farka Touré, furrowing a path between the traditional African desert blues of his late father and the modern guitar music of his own generation, the heart of it all lies in live music.
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The firebrand youth leader of South Africa's ruling ANC Julius Malema got a small respite from his woes on Friday when one of the disciplinary ... charges brought by his party were provisionally withdrawn. However, the ANC disciplinary committee insists the charge had not been dropped all together and can be pursued at a later stage.
The office of the Paris prosecutor will open an investigation into Robert Bourgi's allegations that six African heads of state funded several ... French presidents and politicians, including Jacques Chirac, Dominique de Villepin and Jean-Marie Le Pen. The allegations have angered opposition parties in some of the mentioned African countries.??
Libya's new face is Ethiopian ? the sad face of an Ethiopian nanny, Shwygar Mullah, whose discoloured and peeled skin barely hangs to her scalp ... and bones after having been boiled alive by a woman whose predator instincts are as developed as the presumed wife of Hannibal Lector. Gab? No! Her husband's name is Hannibal. Hannibal Gaddafi. A first name that evokes televisual horror. And a last name that is a constant reminder of a raving madman with money, lots of money, and who single-handedly made a muppet show of international diplomacy.