Samba Sene & Diwan

Diverse international collection of musicians, led by charismatic Senegalese singer Samba Sene. Exuberant fusion of funky mbalax/Afrobeat grooves, with undercurrents of ska and reggae; original songs with impassioned vocals, infectious guitar licks and irresistible dance grooves.

“A blistering tequila sunrise of a gig… not to be missed…” **** Broadway Baby

About the artist

Musician Samba Sene was born in Dakar, Senegal, and moved to Scotland in 2000, where he settled in Edinburgh. A charismatic singer, his style is strongly influenced by a wide range of music, from traditional to funk, rock and ska. His influences include former mentor Baaba Maal, Bob Marley, Alpha Blondy and Aswad.

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August 24 @ 15:00
15:00 — 16:00 (1h)

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