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This year's Esperanzah ! festivalgoers were treated to the mesmerizing sounds of Refugees for Refugees, a musical ensemble of refugee artists from around the world. Cafébabel met and sat down with the band in what was a talk to remember, to say the least.
Electronic rockers from Canada, the four members of Suuns gave their second appearance at Dour Festival this year. We caught up with Liam, the band's drummer, who spun us a story that spans the globe. The band last toured Europe during a tumultuous 2015, and are back to light up Belgium's festival scene. Grab your shades, and don't stare at the sun too long.
Cafébabel was lucky enough to be invited backstage to meet the legendary American hip hop duo Mobb Deep. Before they went on stage to perform, we asked Havoc and Prodigy about growing up together in New York, their views on Europe, Donald Trump, and the Black Lives Matter movement. Cafébabel brings you some insights from one of the most critically acclaimed East Coast Hip-Hop groups.
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The 2016 edition of the Belgian festival Couleur Café opened on Friday the 1st of July in changeable weather. Far from discourage the well-prepared party people, whose prettiers rubber boots and raincoats were out for the occasion.
Last day at Couleur Café, Jeremy Loops starts his show for the first time in a Belgian Festival. Anxious to see whether the people will know his songs and how they’ll react to it, the first harmonica notes start playing. The sun is setting over the crowd, Jeremy gave all he could on stage to seduce this new crowd. Cafébabel met him after his show.
This year, the 14th annual Brussels Summer Festival divided festivalgoers into two camps: the enthusiasts and the critics. Here are our impressions of a festival that is still, despite this year’s difficulties, one of the most highly anticipated events of the Brussels music scene.