King Nommo features powerful senegalese vocalist Khadim Sarr and members of established bands such as Resonators , Lakuta and Voodoo Love Orchestra. Together this collective of Brighton based musicians create an original groove based music that is inspired by the raw energy and power of early, authentic afrobeat.
Expanding on Nigerian roots by drawing on influences from across the great African continent. From Bifal and Griots in the west to Ethiopiques in the east, King Nommo endevour to mould a music of the future by combining these roots with modern styles from jazz to funk, from dub to hip hop and far beyond!
We are so excited to have King Nommo’s energy and power with us at this year’s festival – we cannot wait to welcome them into the Brainchild family!