Live and original: thanks Live N Local Festival and Elwood Lounge for celebrating with SOM!
Cuba's unique culture derives from a blend of European, Asian, and African influences. Ashé is a key principal of the island's African heritage, encompassing a philosophy of human symbiosis with nature. Produced through a partnership between Suns of Mercury, the University of Melbourne, the Afrekete Festival, Santería ritual specialists, and a growing community of supporters, this short film explores this increasingly global tradition.
We love playing this Irakere tune....and testing public astronomy skills!
A hot night with Suns of Mercury at Bar Oussou!
Cooking up a storm: Oscar Jimenez, Luis Poblete, Daniel Jauregui, Jethro Negron, Romy Hernandez, and Adrian Hearn. Amazing visual projections by Luis Gaitan.
Suns of Mercury's Adrian Hearn, Rodolfo "Panga" Hechavarría, and Wang Zheng-Ting discuss the healing power of drums, plants, and multicultural music. Click here to listen. Thanks to Andi Hovarth, Claudia Hooper, and the Eavesdrop on Experts team.