London Felabrates at 229!

“Perhaps it was the giant mirror-ball hanging from the ceiling. Or maybe it was the audience-wide conga line that started during [Fela’s original keyboardist] Sosimi’s new single ‘T.M.I.’, just before the band launched into the spindly groove of ‘Turbulent Times.’ Either way, this was a disco freed from any adolescent awkwardness; a joyously un-self-conscious celebration of the life and music of Nigeria’s most celebrated musician.”

Read more about the UK’s belated 75th birthday celebration for Nigeria’s favourite son over at Think Africa Press.