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  • SONGS WE CARRY

    SONGS WE CARRY

    An evening of harmonious convergence, where Palestinian oud master and singer Saied Silbak joins forces with British singer/songwriter and composer Ana Silvera. This gorgeous collaboration delves into the shared tapestry of the artists’ respective heritages, unearthing the profound connections between the Maqams and intricate melodies of Arabic song, and Ladino music, carried by Iberian Jews…

  • SAWA SAWA

    SAWA SAWA

    We’re honoured to announce the release of “Sawa Sawa” (meaning “All Together” in Sudanese Arabic) on Friday 1st September. An extraordinary concept album that represents a historic collaboration and fusion of Sudanese and pan-African sounds alongside visual art and storytelling. This ambitious project brings together a diverse collective of writers, artists, composers, musicians, and singers,…

  • FOLKLORE FESTIVAL

    FOLKLORE FESTIVAL

    Jinn Records is delighted to be overseeing the tech production at Folklore Festival 2023 and supporting a volunteer programme with the National School of Arts in Johannesburg. A celebration of the rich culture and heritage of South Africa, Folklore Festival is now in its second year and billed to be an absolutely fantastic event.

  • PILANI BUBU

    PILANI BUBU

    Live at The Rose Hill A true musical innovator, seamlessly blending jazzy folk soul into a genre-defying masterpiece. Her award-winning songs delve deep into the essence of culture, identity, love, and spirituality, resonating with authenticity and heartfelt emotion. Brace yourself for the power of her mesmerising vocals, the energy that radiates from the stage, and…

  • GLOBAL MOONSHINE

    GLOBAL MOONSHINE

    SPOTIFY PLAYLIST The first in a series of curated playlists we’ll be sharing, Global Moonshine is our top selection of contemporary global sounds that fuse tradition with modernity. Moonshine illuminates and intoxicates with the spirit of music. We’ll be updating it regularly so be sure to like and follow Jinn Records on Spotify.

  • PILANI BUBU

    PILANI BUBU

    LIVE AT THE ROSE HILL Looking back at this unforgettable performance as Pilani Bubu takes the stage at The Rose Hill in Brighton. Jinn Records proudly present an unfiltered showcase of Pilani Bubu’s award-winning album Folklore Chapter 1 and a sneak preview of songs from the upcoming Folklore Chapter 2. South African born globetrotter, Pilani…

  • LINOS WENGARA

    LINOS WENGARA

    Brighton’s legendary Zimbabwean mbira player, master musician, spiritual healer and cultural ambassador Linos Wengara Magaya and his band Zimbaremabwe Mbira Vibes. Carrying the torchlight for Zimbabwean traditional music in the UK, their sound is rich with singing melodic guitars, complex polyrhythms and the perpetual heartbeat of a bass drum.

  • SABRINA FRANCIS

    SABRINA FRANCIS

    Jinn Records present an intimate show with the incredible singer-songwriter Sabrina Francis and her band coming all the way from Grenada on their 2023 UK Tour. Sabrina creates an emotive blend of Afro-Caribbean Pop. The overarching theme thought-out her songs speak to female independence, mental health and the shared experiences of hard working individuals trying…

  • ARABIC MOONSHINE

    ARABIC MOONSHINE

    This Friday we’ll be playing a special selection of Arabic music from classical to 70’s funk to jazz and hip-hop. From Lebanon to Morocco, the cream of the Arab world. DJ set from resident selector Abraham Moughrabi.

  • MANELLO FUNKIKORA

    MANELLO FUNKIKORA

    Delighted to have guest DJ Manello Funkikora of AfroGroove in the house this Friday. Dedicated to all things African dancefloor, old and new, we’re in for a real treat this week

  • HIGHLIGHTER FRIDAY

    HIGHLIGHTER FRIDAY

    This month Jinn Records producer and resident selector Abraham Moughrabi will be mashing it up with all the best global sounds from hip-hop and reggae, to afrobeats and amapiano.

  • POETIVIST

    POETIVIST

    “I know this solitude. As it was left burnt inside my brother. It has taken me many years of dying to see how sometimes leaving is an option.” A heart-breaking live performance that shows how survival happened in the darkest places of a poet. Written by Poetivist and commissioned by Jinn Records in partnership with Sayda e-Books Hub.Powered by e-Ananse…

  • SUMERR

    SUMERR

    We’re excited to have upcoming Jamaican artist SumeRR performing at Highlighter Friday. SumeRR is an entertainer hailing from St Elizabeth Jamaica, by ways of Tenerife, her soulful voice reminiscent of a Harlem Blues Jazz Singer, a pen comparable to former Queen of Dancehall, Patra, Energy and Cadence of Dancehall Legend, Bounty Killer! FREE ENTRY! With resident…

  • DJ FLAVI

    DJ FLAVI

    DJ Flavi is an ambassador of Contemporary African music from the Democratic Republic of Congo. He plays contemporary Congolese rumba, soukous, ndombolo, afroCongo, plus a fusion of Southern African Kwaito & afro-pop, Antillean zouk, Ivoirian Mapuka and coupe decale.

  • AFROBASE

    AFROBASE

    We’ve invited the awesome Brighton DJ John Warr of AfroBase to play at our monthly Highlighter Fridays this week, 22nd April at The Rose Hill Free Entry!! Get a flavour of AfroBase here: https://www.totallyradio.com/shows/afrobase

  • ASLAF

    ASLAF

    LIVE AT DAL CULTURAL FORUM Aslaf, a Sudanese band, passionately showcases and preserves Sudan’s musical heritage. Named “Aslaf” or “Ancestors,” their mission blends tradition with innovation. Join Aslaf for a live session at DAL Cultural Forum, Khartoum. This immersive experience harmonises age-old melodies and contemporary flair, celebrating Sudan’s cultural legacy.