Osei Korankye ft. Special Guests

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Osei Korankye ft. Special Guests

March 22 @ 8:00 pm


Speakeasy | Doors 7 | Show 8 | $10 adv / $12 door


Join James Street in welcoming a legend of Ghanaian Highlife music to Pittsburgh as Lucas Ashby (Big Mean Sound Machine) kicks off a series of world music concerts in his hometown! Osei Korankye is one of the last remaining masters of the Akan harp called Seperewa, which is a relative of the famed Kora and the backbone of traditional Highlife music.

Joining Osei on stage will be:

Lucas Ashby (Big Mean Sound Machine)- Drums & Percussion

Angelo Peters (Big Mean Sound Machine)- Bass

Colter Harper- Baritone Guitar

Check out Osei’s most recent album, recorded in Accra in 2014:


March 22
8:00 pm