FOLKLORE FESTIVAL 2024 LAUNCH JHB: PILANI BUBU & NICKY B

Wed Aug 7, 17:00 - Wed Aug 7, 21:00

Workshop17 The Bank

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Folklore Festival returns in 2024 for its third edition with a rich lineup of storytellers as the community comes together again to share in our culture and heritage.


Join us as We Launch our creative platform #WeTheFolk and begin our 30 days of Contemplating 30 years of Freedom in 3 Cities on 7 August 2024 at Workshop17 The Bank | Rosebank with a live performance by 'Indelible Storyteller’ - PILANI BUBU and Specialist in worldwide sounds and global grooves, NICKY B.


Pilani Bubu, is a singer-songwriter, TV presenter, and creative entrepreneur extraordinaire. For the past decade, Pilani has graced the global stage, captivating audiences with her enchanting melodies, astonishing vibrato and meaningful lyrics. Her musical prowess knows no bounds as she effortlessly weaves together jazz, folk, soul, RnB & electronic sounds often interwoven with poetry, spoken word and sometimes rap, showcasing her versatile artistry. With a pure & unique voice, a great sense of clarity that heals & resonates with deep intentionality.


Nicky Blumenfeld, who is popularly known as Nicky B (South Africa) is a dj, producer, compiler, writer, educator

For the past 26 years, she has been the producer-presenter of ‘The World Show’ on Johannesburg-based radio station

Kaya FM 95.9 which was launched as the first independent radio station in the newly democratic South Africa. She has been at the forefront of pushing folk music in South Africa for

over twenty years through her show which is informative, and largely pan-African.

This is a musical journey that travels across continents and timelines. With in-depth interviews and features, it’s a very well-established show with a loyal listenership.


Manhattan comes to Rosebank in the shape of Workshop17 The Bank, a dynamic multi-use space of live, work, and stay. This inspiring workspace offers a seamless all-in-one user experience of comfort and pleasure.


Our venue partners, Workshop17, offer a fully serviced meeting, and event space adapted to suit your business needs. Workshop17’s portfolio of locations share a distinct character and ethos to ensure your work space works with you. Network with over 5000 members and like minded business men and women.



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FOLKLORE FESTIVAL 2024 LAUNCH JHB: PILANI BUBU & NICKY B
Workshop17 The Bank
Tyrwhitt Ave & Cradock Ave, Rosebank, Johannesburg, 2196
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