Date(s) - January 24, 2023
Price (CHF): 54.- / 64.-Description:
Since the eponymous debut album seven years ago, Ibeyi has been spreading a message of strength with its breathtaking harmonies and minimalist Latin percussion.
Ibeyi's artistic expression, both visual and sonic, has pierced the cultural zeitgeist and become one of the most original sounds of our time.
As an ever-evolving duo, they are unafraid to be, in their diversity, daughters, sisters, icons, philosophers, composers, singers, fashion goddesses and prophets. So it's no surprise that “Spell 31” speaks to us like a prophecy.
Their previous albums were portals. Ibeyi dealt with grief, dismay, family and love. Ash, their second album, addressed the realities of race and gender, and incorporated West African and Yoruba traditions.
He looked into politics.
“Spell 31” embraces all of this. It is an anchor when we feel most helpless and aimless.
As the world still suffers the consequences of a pandemic, racism, climate-related existential angst, and moral decay accelerated by crumbling democratic structures, Ibeyi's Spell 31 is an antidote to apathy. in a divided world. Ibeyi's ethereal harmonies merge with gospel, percussion,
The album is a call to action: It's not too late to be the person you've always wanted to be. “Spell 31” is a state of mind that reminds us that the meaning of life can only be achieved through the magic of life.
From Portugal to Brussels, via Antwerp, Blu Samu has already lived several lives.
Blu Samu skilfully navigates between smoothness and determination, intertwining rap in his singing, marrying brokenness to brilliance.
On the titles contained in his new EP “7”, Blu Samu retains the vocal intensity that binds his seven pieces into a whole, passing from English to Portuguese and French, with the skill of a caress.
Opening of the ticket office: Friday September 16, 2022 at 10 am
Cat. 1 CHF 54.- standing / Cat. 2 CHF 64.- seated / Cat. 3 CHF 59.- seated TICKET LINK: https://www.seetickets.com/ch/event/ibeyi-fr-/alhambra/2415925 0900 325 325 (CHF 1.19/min. from a landline)