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The Gift That Keeps On Giving: Meet Onita Boone The Pearl of Cologne City

Last Monday I had the opportunity to meet a pearl on the music scene, Onita Boone, for the second time after quite a while. Onita Boone is a seasoned stage performer, who is widely known in America, especially the New York Metropolitan area where she has featured in numerous Broadway productions. Onita who is signed with Universal moved to Germany in 1997 and has amassed a consistent and extensive following. Maischna

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Foodtime!

I do not know about you but I enjoy eating delicious food well presented on a plate, in German I would say “ich bin ein Feinschmecker(in)/ein Genießer(in). One of those expressions in German I really like, but this is not what I want to write about in this mini article. Last weekend , 22nd of March 2014, at the Gallery opening of my good friend and designer Coko Diamond who

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Essence B: Up & coming in East London

London-based artist Essence B is currently stirring the underground scene with his collection of Afrobeat club hits such as “Ghost money,” “Superwhine” and “Talk am”. Some of you may have caught a taste of his debut performance of “Ghost money” on the Sporah Show/ SKY 182. Emmanuel, aka Essence B, was born in Cameroon, West Africa and migrated to the UK with his parents at the age of 1. He graduated

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Maischna Music Tip: Jamestown, Special Edition Album by Jonas Bibi Hammond

Jonas (Bibi) Hammond is a musician and producer of Ghanaian origin based in Berlin. His music draws upon the well-known musical genres of black music such as Blues, Soul, RnB and Jazz. Hammond’s Jamestown is a limited jubilee edition collection of 12 tracks. All reflect the musical and physical journeys Hammond has made between 1975 and 2011 and a heart that has never forgotten its origin in Ghana. Jamestown at times has you catching a glimpse of Ray

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