Stromae: Lessons in Hip Hop and Overnight Fame

Stromae, singer-songwriter of Belgian-Rwandan origin, presents the procedure of the building up of his songs by creating one live on stage. Live performance at TEDxBrussels.  

Narcicyst: identity in flux

Yassin’s presentation is about the pain of loss, the triumph of family and the duplicity of identity in the information age. Performing with his back up band “The Fridge”, Yassin invites you into his living room and serves chai sweet enough to make you forget about the bitter global arena….

Ozomatli + Josh Kun: at the edge of urban identity

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The motto of multi-racial Los Angeles band Ozomatli used to be “We take you around the world by taking you around L.A.” In a session hosted and narrated by scholar and author Josh Kun, the band will mix story and sound to explore the challenges and promises of musical identities…