Ladysmith Black Mambazo - Grammy award and October/ November 2009 tour
Posted: 12th February 2009
The world may have lost Mariam Makeba, but it's not all bad news....
The South African Isicathamiya and Mbube male choral group, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, is still alive and kicking!
Ladysmith Black Mambazo, founded in 1960, who have worked with the likes of Sarah McLachlan, Michael Jackson and Paul Simon, have just announced an extensive tour of the UK for the autumn.
The tour will begin on October 15th at the Cambridge Corn Exchange, via Birmingham Symphony Hall (October 16th), Oxford New Theatre (October 22nd) , London Cadogan Hall (October 23rd and 24th), Nottingham Royal Concert Hall (October 31st), Liverpool Philharmonic Hall (November 1st), Manchester Bridgewater Hall (November 4th), Glasgow Royal Concert Hall (November 10th), Brighton Dome (November 20th), among others, and end on November 23rd in Crawley.
Tickets are on sale now at all venues, except for Norwich, Dartord and Dunstable, which will go on sale next month.
Last week, Ladysmith Black Mambazo won a Grammy (their third) for Best Traditional World Music Album, with their 2008 release Ilembe: Honoring Shaka Zulu.
- Sat 15th May 2021 Ladysmith Black Mambazo Grand Opera House (York) Buy Tickets
- Sun 16th May 2021 Ladysmith Black Mambazo Birmingham Town Hall (Birmingham) Buy Tickets
- Mon 17th May 2021 Ladysmith Black Mambazo Milton Keynes Theatre (Milton Keynes) Buy Tickets
- Tue 18th May 2021 Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Muntu Valdo G-Live (Guildford) Buy Tickets
- Thu 20th May 2021 Ladysmith Black Mambazo St George's Hall (Bristol) Buy Tickets
- Fri 21st May 2021 Ladysmith Black Mambazo Alexandra Palace (London) Buy Tickets
- Sat 22nd May 2021 Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Muntu Valdo De La Warr Pavilion (Sussex) Buy Tickets
- Mon 14th Jun 2021 Ladysmith Black Mambazo The Bridgewater Hall (Manchester) Buy Tickets
- Tue 15th Jun 2021 Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Muntu Valdo Usher Hall (Edinburgh) Buy Tickets
- Wed 16th Jun 2021 Ladysmith Black Mambazo Richmond Theatre (Richmond upon Thames) Buy Tickets
- Sun 20th Jun 2021 Meltdown Festival, Ladysmith Black Mambazo Queen Elizabeth Hall (Lambeth) Buy Tickets
- Mon 21st Jun 2021 Ladysmith Black Mambazo Theatre Royal (Brighton) Buy Tickets