The proven idea of happiness [full soundtrack and film videos]

YouTube is, as usual, an incredible source of talented musicians and actors! 🔍😍 I was looking for beautiful film soundtracks and I came across this amazing film called   'the idea of happiness'. Zachary Nelson First, let me tell you a little bit about the film soundtrack. The selected soundtrack playlist comes from a Berlin-based band called 'Fewjar' …

Music Without Borders – live concerts (2016)

First of all, before I start talking about the event I attended and sharing with you videos, I'd like to wish you all a Merry Christmas ⛄❄! The charity event in aid of MĂ©decins Sans FrontiĂšres (Doctors Without Borders) took place on Friday 23rd December 2016 at the beautiful and cozy Workman's Club pub in Dublin (Ireland)Â đŸ”„. There …

Eclectic DJ and reggae band at Favela Chic Paris (2016)

This was a rather unplanned night out I went for on Wednesday 25th May 2016. Had dinner across the street and was attracted to this bar and restaurant. So, I came in and must say this was a great idea!   This 'Favela Chic' club isn't only playing - as the name suggests - Brazilian …

Festival Rare Talents 2016 -traditional african live performances

I managed to catch two traditional African live bands on Saturday 28th May 2016 in Montreuil (Paris) towards the festival's end and didn't regret it! The support band is Ibrahim Keita and Nankama  from Burkina Faso and the main band is SĂ©kouba Bambino from Guinea (SĂ©kouba lead singer), Mali and Senegal (choir and musicians). To know more about …

Sankofa Soul Contest Paris 2016 – Semi-final 2

Here is an event I had booked in advanced that I found advertised on Facebook. There were offering two options: dinner + live performances (25  Euros) or live performances alone (pre-sale for 10 Euros and at the door for 12 Euros). I took the first option and didn't regret it as the 'Petite Halle' concert …

Black and white expatriates’ networking party

While I was spending a holiday trip in Paris (France) in April 2016, I thought I might meet international people living in the city to have some fun! I had found a black and white party advertised on the meetup.com website (Expats Paris) taking place at 'rue du ColisĂ©e'  close to Champs-ElysĂ©es and Franklin D. Roosevelt metro …

‘Early House’ cover band live concert playing funk and soul

Thanks to the Dublin Event Guide, I heard about this amazing Irish live concert taking place at the Whelan's, Dublin 2 (Ireland) on Saturday 16th April 2016. I didn't regret attending it! Great musicians and singers. They played hits from famous singers such as James Brown, Amy Whinehouse, Doobie Brothers, Etta James, Sly and Family …

Live jazz concert in Edinburgh, Scotland (2016)

As part a holiday trip to Scotland, I happened to attend a live jazz concert at thejazzbar, Chambers Street in Edinburgh city center. I wanted to share with you pictures (slideshow) and videos I took at this event. Apologises for the last video, my digital camera's battery ran out :(. In any cases, enjoy!

2016 Juste Debout world hip hop dance championships

If you have missed this year's Juste Debout world hip hop all styles dances (now generally held in March each year), don't worry! You can catch up the finals right now! For those who still don't know what 'Juste Debout' dance championships are about, check out this article: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juste_Debout Here are few videos I took …