Sunday, 25th March, 7.30pm
At Riverside Community Centre (Peace Hall)
Tickets (Door Sales): $15
World music nomads Jono Bono Heyes and Mama Yeva are currently on an album release tour of NZ. Mastered by 4 time Grammy Award winning producer Jerry Boys, the new album 9 Pilgrims is a wonderful journey across the planet and has received excellent reviews.
"I Just got Addicted to this One, A Real Outstanding piece of music."
Petr Doruzka, 2017 WOMEX AWARD WINNER for Professional Excellence in Journalism.
"Syncopated Rhythms from West Africa, Arabic Thunder, Flamenco Duende, Latin Sunshine and many influences from around the world, we can enjoy it all in Jono Heyes Music."
Gita Lancere, World Music Charts Panel
Over the past 10 years Heyes and Mama Yeva have toured NZ + Europe ( where Heyes is now based), bringing together a passionate trans-global blend that has had crowds dancing, and featured and received excellent reviews on BBC, Radio Spain, Radio Czech, Belgium, Romania, Latvia, Colombia and more.
Heyes brings together for the tour a world class trio. Double Bassist Carl gelling and Percussionist/Multi Instrumentalist Phil Jones, have both performed at Womad NZ in separate projects. Together they will take you on a truly remarkable journey across a world of music, sure to make your feet tap and your heart beat.