Home / Festivals (page 4)

Festivals

Nyege Nyege Festival is on today

wpid-wp-1472808835213.jpg

Today, Jinja’s top music fest, the Nyege Nyege International Music Festival is back at the Nile Discovery Beach. Having the likes of Milege Band, Undercover Brothers, Jahliya, Yallah MC, Lady Slyke, Sabar Zibula as well as others from visiting countries like UK’s Man from Timbuktu, Riddlore from USA, Winnie from …

Read More »

Four editions on, UCC is yet to fix own festival

wpid-wp-image-1582632847jpg.jpg

The Uganda Film Festival that is organized by the Uganda Communications Commission is the best the local film industry had gotten to as far as national recognition is concerned. Yet, for the people that produced the films to be consumed by a public, they felt like the festival was just …

Read More »

Bayimba announces mainstage acts

Bayimba

For some reason, the organizers of Bayimba International Festival of the arts usually keep their performers’ list under the table. However, unlike last year where we had to go through speculations, today we can reveal that atleast, the first batch of performers at this year’s Bayimba international Festival have been …

Read More »

Pearl Rhythms activations kickoff

Ann Nassanga alias Afrie, opened the 2016 edition of the LaBa! Art Film Festival earlier this month; her performance was punctuated with energy, wit and such a stage presence. She plays a piano, thus some of the songs she performed like Fembi and Teli Mulala were rather sobre and only …

Read More »

Music edges out Visual Art at LaBa!’s tenth

Kiyingi

Every time the LaBa festival has been held in the past 10 years, the theme of visual art coming to the street would override everything else. Yet as the festival celebrated a decade at Bukoto street on Saturday, it was hard saying that visual art came out on to the …

Read More »

DOADOA brings the trade to the arts

Entenga

As a shopaholic, spending money to go to a distant means a lot and for all reasons, it has to be worth the travel – you can compare it with a trader that buys an air ticket to Dubai or China, they hope to comeback with lots of merchandise.And that’s …

Read More »