Batch Gueye Band

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Batch Gueye Band - Worldmusic Live Act in Bristol

Batch Gueye Band Short Info

Batch Gueye Band is a six-piece band, bringing traditional music and dance from Senegal to the World. Together with a tight band of exceedingly skilled musicians, Batch Gueye consistently delivers striking recordings and dynamic live performances and lately won the World Music Network Battle of the Bands!

Batch himself is an energetic singer and dancer from Senegal who has lived here for a few years. Their music is a perfect combination of traditional sounds and rhythms from Africa, which creates a harmonious atmosphere within their audience. They have played at lots of various music festivals, which includes Shambala, Kaya, Feed The 5000, Fieldview... and just performed for some of the biggest World Music festival in the UK, such as Rhythmtree, Woolley, Tribal Earth and WOMAD with more in the pipeline!

Batch and the band also lead dancing, chanting and drumming workshops in the traditional styles that the music is based on, teaching others what they learned during the popular European show Afrika!Afrika!. These combine very successfully with the band's performance.

Batch Gueye Band is a six-piece band, bringing traditional music and dance from Senegal to the World. Together with a tight band of exceedingly skilled musicians, Batch Gueye consistently delivers striking recordings and dynamic live performances and lately won the World Music Network Battle of the Bands!

Batch himself is an energetic singer and dancer from Senegal who has lived here for a few years. Their music is a perfect combination of traditional sounds and rhythms from Africa, which creates a harmonious atmosphere within their audience. They have played at lots of various music festivals, which includes Shambala, Kaya, Feed The 5000...

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Past Gigs Batch Gueye Band

  • 10 | 2015 Cromer COAST Festival
  • 08 | 2015 Bristol Make Sunday Special Festival - Trinity Centre
  • 08 | 2015 Bristol Plantation
  • 08 | 2015 Charlbury Wilderness Festival
  • 07 | 2015 Cambridge Cambridge City Council's big event
  • 07 | 2015 Isle of Wight Mondomix Festival
  • 07 | 2015 Cornwall Tropical Pressure
  • 06 | 2015 Greenfields Glastonbury Festival
  • 06 | 2015 Exeter Exeter Respect Festival
  • 05 | 2015 Bristol Plantation
  • 11 | 2014 Bristol Plantation
  • 10 | 2014 Cornwall Mount Pleasant Eco Park Festival
  • 10 | 2014 London Open the Gate event @ Passing Clouds
  • 09 | 2014 Wiltshire Woolley Festival
  • 09 | 2014 Bristol Plantation
  • 08 | 2014 Leicester Journey's Festival
  • 08 | 2014 Laughton Tribal Earth Festival
  • 07 | 2014 Wiltshire WOMAD Festival
  • 07 | 2014 Isle of Wight Rhythmstree Festival
  • 07 | 2014 Bristol St. Paul's Carnival
  • 06 | 2014 Bristol Plantation
  • 06 | 2014 Bickleigh Private event
  • 05 | 2014 Bath Bath Fringe Festival @ Chapel Arts
  • 04 | 2014 Exeter Dakar Audio Club

Discography Batch Gueye Band

  • 2014 Ndiarigne Album |
  • 2012 Batch Gueye Band EP EP |

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Origin

  • Bristol GB

Founded

  • 2012

Members

  • Batch Gueye Lead singer - Acoustic Guitar
  • Dave Wallace Bass guitar
  • Stefano Vandelli Kora & Ngoni
  • Simwinji Zeko Electric Guitar
  • Oumar Sagna Djembe drums
  • Simon Sleath OR Richard Davis Drum kit

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