Celebrated Ghanaian Afro-Roots Musician Rocky Dawuni to Perform at SXSW 2015

Rocky Dawuni
Rocky Dawuni


Acclaimed Ghanaian artist Rocky Dawuni will be performing at South by Southwest (SXSW) 2015 in Austin to present his new album. The new recording titled Branches of the Same Tree is scheduled for release worldwide on March 31st.

Concert schedule

Monday, March 16th

An acoustic performance and panel discussion at the “Social Good Hub” at SXSW (inside Trinity Hall) organized by the United Nations Foundation and the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves at 16:00 (4:00 pm). Open to all badge holders.

Wednesday, March 18th

An acoustic presentation at Flamingo Cantina also including Kabaka Pyramid and more from 22:50 (10:50pm) to 23:20 (11:20pm). Open to all badge holders.



Saturday, March 21st

A full band concert at Quantum Collective Showcase from 16:20 (4:20pm) to 17:05 (5:05pm) on the rooftop of Whole Foods Market in downtown Austin. Must RSVP Here.

Saturday, March 21st

A full band show at Rock Paper Scissors showcase from 21:00 (9:00) pm to 21:40 (9:40pm) with WOMEX and GlobalFest at the Russian House. Open to all badge holders.

Author: Angel Romero

Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel produced several TV specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World.


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