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Ghanaian Cumbancha artiste, Rocky Dawuni, whose upcoming album, ‘Branches of the Same Tree’ releases worldwide on March 31, 2015; is bringing his unique ‘Afro-Roots’ sound to Austin at the following South By Southwest events;

On Monday, March 16, 2015; the event organized by the United Nations Foundation and the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves; Rocky Dawuni will be having an acoustic performance and panel discussion at the ‘Social Good Hub’ at SXSW 2015 inside Trinity Hall at 4pm.

The day’s activity is open to all badge holders.

On Wednesday, March 18, 2015; The Ghanaian Reggae legend will again be witnessed in an acoustic performance at the Flamingo Cantina, which will feature Kabaka Pyramid and other performances from 10:50pm to 11:20pm.

The night’s activity is open to all badge holders.

Audience will witness a full band performance at Quantum Collective Showcase from 4:20pm to 5:05pm on the rooftop of Whole Foods Market in downtown Austin on Saturday, March 21, 2015. Must RSVP Here

Also on Saturday, March 21, 2015; the second show of the full band performance will be at the Rock Paper Scissors starting from 9pm to 9:40pm with WOMEX and GlobalFest at the Russian House.

This event is open to all badge holders.

Rocky Dawuni Band Performances Sponsored by Whole Planet Foundation, Marley Coffee and Marley Beverage.

Rocky Dawuni is a Ghanaian international Reggae star and humanitarian activist who transcends the musical boundaries between Africa, the Caribbean and the U.S. to create an irresistible sound.

His music unites generations and cultures with infectious grooves and uplifting messages.

Having released the upcoming album’s first single, ‘African Thriller’ and music enthusiasts saw its electrifying music video.

Watch ‘African Thriller’ video here.

Filled with uplifting and irresistible songs, Rocky Dawuni’s sixth album, and first on Cumbancha, blends inspirations from his diverse experiences while expanding on his identity as an artist, a proud son of Africa and as a true world citizen.

You can also hear the new album in the few different ways below:

Stream the full album at this private Soundcloud link
Request a download code for a full-rez or mp3 download with digital booklet.
Request a physical copy – Please make sure we have your correct mailing address.
Album will be available worldwide on iTunes on March 31, 2015 and available now for pre-order through Cumbancha with special “Ghana” bracelet freebie included.