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Mouna Eddrou sings Nongqongqo by Miriam Makeba

Posted OnMay 3, 2021 0
The song Mouna Eddrou sings Nongqongqo by Miriam Makeba. "Nongqongqo" means "to those we love" and was recorded in 1966 by Miriam Makeba. the song is a freedom song and "Nongqongqo" is the name of a…
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Youtube channel

Posted OnApril 22, 2021 0
  Youtube channel Simon has re-done his Youtube channel. You can visit it by clicking here.   The content On his channel you will find the following videos.   Moroccan beats on Latin…
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Chaka Chouka sur La Grosse Radio.com reggae

Posted OnApril 7, 2021 0
  Le groupe Chaka Chouka est très content d'annoncer que leur titre "Tomorrow's Sun" passe actuellement sur la radio française "La Grosse Radio.com" section reggae. Pour trouver leur profile…
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Learning music from different cultures

Posted OnMarch 25, 2021 0
  Learning music from different cultures This post is a synthesis of one of a series of articles I wrote for "Drummer" magazine a few years ago. Originally aimed at (UK) drum kit players, the…
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Moroccan instruments 4: Tbilat drums

Posted OnMarch 8, 2021 0
                Tbilat drums Firstly, how do we pronounce the name of these  tbilat drums? As we can see, the word "tbilat" is very similar to "tabla" and is…
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News and reviews February 2021

Posted OnFebruary 3, 2021 0
  News and reviews for February 2021; well firstly, my very best wishes to everyone for 2021! Enough said about that really except that if ever my music and projects around it bring someone a…
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Gift Voucher for digital downloads now available!

Posted OnDecember 14, 2020 0
    Gift Voucher for digital downloads now available!   Offering someone music is a great Xmas present or gift in general and a gift voucher for digital downloads is now available on…
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Mouna Eddrou sings “Malaika” by Miriam Makeba.

Posted OnNovember 9, 2020 0
  Mouna Eddrou sings "Malaika" by Miriam Makeba.       Mouna Eddrou sings "Malaika" by Miriam Makeba. Malaika is a Swahili song written in the 1940s . Authorship of the song is…
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“Sharka” by Chaka Chouka now available on Bandcamp.

Posted OnOctober 8, 2020 0
  "Sharka" by Chaka Chouka now available on Bandcamp.   As well as being available to download here on Simon's site, "Sharka" by Chaka Chouka is now also available for streaming and…
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New Chaka Chouka album “Sharka” out now!

Posted OnSeptember 28, 2020 0
  New Chaka Chouka album "Sharka" Simon is very proud to announce the release of the Chaka Chouka album "Sharka"  a collaborative lockdown project with Bernard O'neill, Haji Mike and Mouna…
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