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By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... Acid Band Jonah Sithole chimurenga music Blacks Unlimited political music ...
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By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... Thomas Mapfumo chimurenga music Harare nightlife mbira ...
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By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... Robert Mugabe Thomas Mapfumo Nora Chipaumire Chimurenga music exile ...
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By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375425-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... to return and perform in Zimbabwe. The chapter reflects on the international impact of Mapfumo’s music within the “world music” phenomenon. Chimurenga music’s depth and beauty, and Mapfumo’s powerful voice and personal charisma, have allowed it to endure, despite a key drawback—its historical remove from...
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By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... to return and perform in Zimbabwe. The chapter reflects on the international impact of Mapfumo’s music within the “world music” phenomenon. Chimurenga music’s depth and beauty, and Mapfumo’s powerful voice and personal charisma, have allowed it to endure, despite a key drawback—its historical remove from...
Published: 27 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... of the narrative to come. This account also clarifies the personal nature of the author’s friendship and musical collaboration with Mapfumo. Thomas Mapfumo chimurenga music Harare nightlife mbira ...
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375425-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... Jonah Sithole at Mapfumo’s side. Acid Band Jonah Sithole chimurenga music Blacks Unlimited political music ...
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By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... response to the confident proclamations of President Ian Smith. The chapter ends with the 1978 establishment of the Blacks Unlimited, with legendary guitarist Jonah Sithole at Mapfumo’s side. Acid Band Jonah Sithole chimurenga music Blacks Unlimited political music This chapter documents...
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375425-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... degree from the University of Zimbabwe, presented by Mugabe himself. Weeks later, he releases Chimurenga Explosion (1999), with two songs that bitterly critique Mugabe’s failures and are suppressed from radio play in Zimbabwe. Even with his family in exile and his safety in doubt, Mapfumo returns...
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375425-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... Zimbabwean artists, the notion of criticizing leaders of the liberation struggle still feels dangerous. But Mapfumo is undeterred, insisting that his loyalty is, and has always been, to the people, not to any party or leader. food riots Morgan Tsvangirai Ian Smith Chimurenga ’98 ...
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By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... aNOnym reCOrds Al Green Chimurenga Explosion Gandanga ...
Book Chapter

By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... food riots Morgan Tsvangirai Ian Smith Chimurenga ’98 ...
Book Chapter

By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
.... But Mapfumo is undeterred, insisting that his loyalty is, and has always been, to the people, not to any party or leader. food riots Morgan Tsvangirai Ian Smith Chimurenga ’98 ...