Reggae/afro-beat group Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars, the subject of the documentary of the very same name, perform live on Algoriddim, 1-3PM CST. Exclusive interview with Benja Murphy.
Sierra Leoneâ€™s Refugee All Starsstarted playing music together in West African refugee camps while their homeland was being racked by years of bloody warfare. Since then, audiences around the world have embraced the band and their utterly extraordinary story. On their forthcoming album,Rise & Shine, the All Starsâ€™ sound, as well as their biography, evolves further; the music finds them â€œestablishing an identity based as much on skill, imagination and charisma as on their undeniably touching storyâ€ (The Los Angeles Times).
TODAY, Friday, September 24th.