Garifuna musician Aurelio Martinez is currently halfway through his UK tour, if you missed him at Womad during the summer, now’s the chance to catch up with this inspirational musician as he tours the country with his Garifuna Soul Band. He’ll be playing material from his latest album Laru Beya (Real World), which features among this year’s nominees in the fRoots Critics Poll Albums of the Year 2011 as well as Songlines Best Albums of 2011.
Listen to Aurelio chatting about the African and Caribbean roots of his music and playing live in the studio on Cerys Matthews‘ show broadcast on 13th November on BBC 6 Music (available on the iPlayer for the next 5 days, starting around 1 hour 40 mins). Watch Aurelio recording the song Lubara Wanwa with Youssou NDour and check out his remaining tour dates below.
No shows booked at the moment.