Ten Cities: Clubbing In Nairobi - Softcover


  • Ten Cities tells the story of club music and club cultures in ten urban centres across Africa and Europe from 1960 to March 2020
  • It looks beyond the North Atlantic locations that are usually assumed to be the main focus of attention and sets out to put together a more inclusive narrative. Bringing clubs to the fore as nocturnal laboratories for different ways of life, the book portrays the cities’ music subcultures in twenty-one essays, playlists, and photo sequences – before COVID-19 impacted creative communities worldwide. It is a retrospective testimony to their living spirit, a rhythmanalysis mediated by sound and night

Pages: 560

Published: February 2021

Size (cm): 20 x 27 x 4

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