Leroy Logan has been both a senior policeman and a serious musician. For decades, he’s seen the police in London misunderstand and criminalise black music.Full article theneweuropean.co.uk
The festival has moved online for a four-hour burst of local band sounds from 4 to 8 p.m. on Sept. 12. While all the different segments of the online concert will be prerecorded, it attempts to deliver all the freshness and spontaneity of a live show.
Master percussionist and songwriter Denver ‘Feluke‘ Smith is dead. The songwriter lost his battle to stage 4 colon cancer while in Mexico on Saturday. He had reportedly gone to the North American country to undergo another round of cancer treatments.
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The Handsworth born singer’s AIM Academy on Soho Road has been making a positive difference to the lives of young people.
For the past six years he has been touring and producing music, as well as inspiring youngsters through the AIM music Academy, based at South and City College Handsworth campus.
Although housed inside the college, it is separate to the college and managed and run by Apache every Wednesday from 12-9pm.