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... A live performance by Kinshasa's Konono No 1 at the Cafe OTO in London on January 31, 2015 is reviewed. ...
... A recording of electric Congolese music by Konono No 1 is reviewed (Crammed Discs). ...
Konono No. 1
FRoots (2006) Vol. 27, No. 9, pp. 14-15
... An analysis of the last 30 years of Afro-pop music is presented. The bands Congotronics and Konono No. 1 receive special attention. ...
... Live performances by African artists Konono No. 1, Staff Benda Bilili, and Kasai Allstars at ...
... A recording by Congolese street band Konono No. 1 that features a unique blend of industrial and folk music is reviewed (Crammed Discs). ...
... Konono No. 1's "Congotronics," a recording of electrified Congolese street music, is reviewed (Crammed Discs). ...
... Three recordings of music from the Democratic Republic of Congo are reviewed: Konono No 1's ...
... . Performances by Broadcast, the Stooges, Toumani Diabate, Lairs, Konono No. 1, She & Him, the ...
... ); (2) Konono No. 1: "Congotronics" (Crammed); (3) Bavon Marie Marie: "Libanga na Libumu: La Legende ... The following recordings are reviewed: (1) Wenge BCBG and JB Mplana: "Anti-Terro" (Badive, 2 CDs ... du Congo Vol. 1" (Esselta); and (4) Mbilia Bel: Belissimo" (Stern's). ...
File Under "Import": Musical Distortion, Exoticism, and Authenticité in Congotronics
Pacific Review of Ethnomusicology (2011) Vol. 16, pp. np

The success of the Congotronics series of recordings has been described by journalists as both a "global sensation" and "a small phenomenon in Afropop marketing." According to their label's promotions, the music of "tradi-modern" Congotronics bands like Konono No 1 ...

... promotions, the music of "tradi-modern" Congotronics bands like Konono No 1 "draw on traditional trance music ... ." This paper is a brief meditation on some of the representations of Konono No 1 in the media ... promotions, the music of "tradi-modern" Congotronics bands like Konono No 1 "draw on traditional trance ...
Tannoy Rocks
FRoots (2006) Vol. 28, No. 2-3, pp. 53-55
... The author examines the history of the Congolese ensemble Konono No. 1 and in particular their ... artists in hopes of rediscovering Konono No. 1, an act he had originally heard on a radio broadcast in ... performances on the Internet. Music critics in Great Britain soon took notice of Konono No. 1's impressive musicianship. ...
File Under "Import": Musical Distortion, Exoticism, and Authenticité in Congotronics
Ethnomusicology Review (2011) Vol. 16, pp. np

The success of the Congotronics series of recordings has been described by journalists as both a "global sensation" and "a small phenomenon in Afropop marketing." According to their label's promotions, the music of "tradi-modern" Congotronics bands like Konono No 1 ...

... promotions, the music of "tradi-modern" Congotronics bands like Konono No 1 "draw on traditional trance music ... ." This paper is a brief meditation on some of the representations of Konono No 1 in the media ... promotions, the music of "tradi-modern" Congotronics bands like Konono No 1 "draw on traditional trance ...
Distorting: The Facts
FRoots (2010) Vol. 32, No. 4, pp. 22-25, 27
... urban traditionalists Konono No. 1 seemed like the makers of a unique sound with nowhere to go ... On their first two albums, 2005's "Congotronics Vol. 1" and 2007's "Live at Coleur Café", Congo's ...
... , (10) Devildriver, Dimmu Borgir, Kataklysm, and Unearth, (11) Konono No. 1, (12) LCD Soundsystem, and (13) Dirty Dozen Brass Band. ... Spring 2007 New York City concerts by the following artists are previewed: (1) Lupe Fiasco and the ...
... L'Orchestra Folklorique TP Konono No. 1 de Mingiedi, who electrified the instrument using old car parts and discarded speakers, died in 2015. ...
Upfront: News - A+B=?!
Songlines (2009) , No. 58, pp. 12
... The following fantasy musical collaborations are discussed: (1) Konono No 1 and Portico Quartet ...
... will see Congotronics ensemble Konono No. 1 collaborate with Portuguese-Angolan producer and DJ Batida. ...
... acts like Afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti, techno innovator Carl Craig, and Konono No. 1, a 12-piece ...