click here for more
click here for more

Mazbou Q Live With Support From Waguan

When
Sat Mar 2nd, 2024
Where

info_outline  This gig has been.
info_outline  Online Sales Closed
Doors open
7:00pm
Gig starts
8:00pm
Entry
R18
Cover charge*
$30
*Guide only - booking fees may apply
Share This Gig
Gig Information

Stemming from his background in classical, heavy metal and West African Highlife, NZ Nigerian artist Mazbou Q's particular brand of Hiphop pushes the boundaries of the genre and captivates those with a deep appreciation for musicality. Taking inspiration from the likes of Fela Kuti, The Roots and Black Star, he confronts his listeners with socio-political commentary and creatively engages them in the complexities of his unique cultural identity.

Also known as ‘The Rap Scientist’ across social media, Mazbou Q’s theory-based framework for the analysis of rap flow has gained popularity in both industry and academic circles alike. Having featured as a guest lecturer at Lousiana State University, Southern University, Harvard University and Berklee College of Music, Mazbou Q has established himself as both educator and practitioner of ‘rap science’.

Accompanied by a dynamic live band, Mazbou Q captures the imagination of everyone from artist, to instrumentalist to music enthusiast as he performs his creative and intricate discography on stage.


About Waguan:

Zimabwean-born, New Zealand-raised waguan is destined to turn the music scene on its head with his undeniably potent energy paired with a deep love for his craft.
Inspired by the works of Travis Scott, Teni and Beam, waguan has a hybrid sound, blending afrobeat with hip hop and cooking the mon electronic elements.
Waguan has quickly gained recognition for his direct-to-consumer lyrics and punchy delivery, leading him to be scouted by Jess B and the redbull team and going on to release a whirlwind of projects, most notable being Blang.

Waguan will be showcasing his upcoming project ‘Zulu Milk’ an Afro-Rnb journey through the heart

Tags
hip hop/rnb, world

Subscribe/Follow Us
Don’t miss a thing! Follow us on your favourite platform  

Set Gig Reminders
Google calender
iCal
Bookmark
RSS
more alerts



Help Support Independent Music News
You can show your support to keep UnderTheRadar running by making a contribution. From $5, any amount can make a huge difference and keep us bringing you the best, comprehensive local content. ♥
Support UTR!



Promoted
Rock Fest NZ Tour 2024
Music First : Ron Trent [Chicago]
Movements
Shonen Knife
Kelmarna Festival
Wurld Series - The Giant's Lawn Tour
Mini Simmons // Live And Loud For The Final Time
The Winchester
PJ Morton | Auckland
Allysha Joy With Djs Hudge ( Mass Appeal 95bfm) + Christoph El Truento
Skindred
Rage Against The Machine + Sound Garden
Handsome + Helmet Tribute

Promoted
Muckaround Comedy: March
Potential Hazards
Late June
Paul Ubana Jones @ Wild Estate
Small Waves Minifest Vol.2




Gig Guide Quick Links
Add your gigs! (Free), Find tickets, Advanced Search, iCal gigs, UTR Gig Guide on Twitter, Advertise your event