Freelance journalist (Public Art Review, Transfuge, Radio France, TV5, DW, BBC...) Travel-lover, passionate about Africa, Europe, literature, music, arts. Born in Paris, I lived in Prague, Miami, London, Nairobi (covering Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia, Somalia), in Central Africa and in Bristol, UK. Travelled to Italy, Haiti, the Balkans/Caucasus, Tunisia, Liberia, South Africa, India, Mexico, Niger, Turkey and Iraq. This blog is to share news, thoughts, cultural discoveries from around the world.
About Bombin', and the birth of the hip-hop culture in the UK
Very interesting talk about the birth of hip-hop and graffiti in England in the 80s.
James Lavelle programmed the 1987 film at the Southbank Centre when he curated the Meltdown Festival in 2014, where this discussion was held.
Fascinating and lively insights from Goldie into this scene.
Bombin’ director Q&A with Goldie and James Lavelle