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South African musician Nakhane Touré to perform at MaMa Festival in France

Divan du Monde, Paris, 15 October 2014

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Nakhane Touré makes the performance bill for annual MaMA Festival in Paris, also known as the gateway to French music market. 

While only in its fifth year, the annual MaMA Festival has already managed to garner an audience of thousands of festival goers and delegates. 

With three days of music and international professionals meetings, 100 live acts, 50 conferences and 20 venues, the festival brings together French and international professionals from the music industry to the heart of Paris. 
 
This year, SAMA award-winning musician Nakhane Toure will join the bill on Wednesday 15 October at the Divan du Monde with Riviere Noire (FR) and Flavia Coelho (BR). 
 
Nakhane Touré has been invited to MaMa with the support of the programme “Equation Musique”.
 
 
More on MaMa
 
Being one of the most important gatherings of the music industry, this 5th edition will offer 50 conferences at Le Trianon, Le Louxor and Le Centre Musical FGO Barbara. Approximately 200 French and international speakers will be present on different stages within the 18th arrondissement and will debate the music industry’s current vital issues and propose and discuss future considerations.
 
FROM OCTOBER 15TH TO 17TH, 3 DAYS OF ACTS AND INTERNATIONAL MEETINGS IN PARIS
It's only the 5th Parisian edition of MaMA, but the event can already be proud to have reached its main goal to gather French and international professionals from the music industry in the heart of Paris. With more professionals attending these meetings and public going to the gigs, MaMA recorded in 2013 a significant attendance increase that included a 1/3 growth in international attendees. This year, MaMA is back for three days and will be offering more than 100 concerts and about 50 conferences and special meetings from October 15th to 17th.
 
50 CONFERENCES, 3,800 DELEGATES, ALL THE MUSIC INDUSTRY GATHERED
MaMA welcomes French and international music professionals to be part of the future of the music industry throughout 3 days of conferences, networking and acts in the friendly red light 18th district of Paris, heartland of music since two centuries. By night, 100 acts take place in 20 emblematic venues and unusual places (bars, art galleries, cabarets, theaters) of Pigalle and Montmartre.
 
 
More on Nakhane Touré

Nakhane Touré is a Johannesburg-based singer songwriter mostly influenced by African indigenous music and indie rock. Touré made his recording debut in 2013 with a series of releases produced by Matthew Fink/Just Music and recorded at the Sting Music Studio. Nakhane Touré began performing in South Africa around 2011 and quickly gained popularity in Johannesburg. Rolling Stone SA featured him in their style section even before the release of his first album in 2013.

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