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Fatoumata Diawara (Mali)

A subtle revolution
Fatoumata Diawara is one of the foremost artists from the flourishing West African music scene. When she visited Oslo World in 2012, she set fire to the festival. Since […] More >

Beirut & Beyond

Beirut & Beyond International Music Festival in Oslo!
A blast wave of creativity arose in the aftermath of the Arab Spring, similar to how a thousand pink cherry blossoms tend to pop up overnight. This is why […] More >

Dance on the Frontline

Dance performance, screening and talk
Dance as a frontline defiance to go beyond borders. Dancing against all odds, against all dangers. Dancing as a tool of empowerment. Dance or die. Three dancers coming from three different countries (Palestine, Iran, and […] More >

The Great Departed (LB)

Satirical hymns.
Protest songs are likely to have existed as long as the civilizations. As long as there are tyrants, it will feel necessary to grab a nearby instrument and sing […] More >

Love & Revenge (LB)

«Oriental» hiphop beats.
“For a person who has never seen the Orient, a lotus is still a lotus; for me it is only some kind of onion”. This is the disappointment French […] More >

The Stanley Clarke Band (US)

Fusion jazz legend
Since working alongside Chick Corea in the jazz fusion group Return to Forever, Stanley Clarke has played an important role in fusion jazz.  As a bass player he is […] More >