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ARTIST ROSTER 2012/2013 World Connection Agency is an international bookings agency and artist management office based in Haarlem, The Netherlands. It was founded in 2002 and is working since with promoters, venues and festivals in more than 50 countries worldwide. We book a wide variety of artist from around the globe. Here is our artist-roster of representation:


BLITZ THE AMBASSADOR (USA/ GHANA) “Blitz – and his band, the Embassy Ensemble – pack a brilliant fusion of styles. You can hear late-80s hip-hop alongside contemporary African soukous and highlife, as well as echoes of Afrobeat artists such as Fela Kuti. "Afro-centric hiphop can make a comeback when the people are ready," he says. "I want to make positive change happen." Latest cd : ‘Native Sun’ (Jakarta Records, may 2011) Line up : 7 on stage & 2 crew Based in : New York/ USA www : Touring period: October-Dec + April-end of may 2012 + Summer 2012 Territory : NORTHERN EUROPE (*Netherlands, Scand., Baltic’s, UK) Agent :

LA CHIVA GANTIVA (Brussels Belgium/ Colombia) La Chiva Gantiva is proud to announce their first international release on the famous Belgium Crammed Disc label (the label that brought us Taraf De Haidouks, Congotronics, Konono, Staff Benda Bilili, Zuco 103, Shantel, Think Of One and many many more great artists). This Brussels bunch of Afro Colombia Cumbia- Punk Rockers will blow your festival and club audiences away with pure and frenetic Latin ‘ Sabrosura”

Latest cd : ‘Pelao’ (Crammed Discs) Line up : 8 on stage & 3 crew Based in : Brussels, Belgium www : Touring period: whole year available Territory : NORTHERN & CENTRAL EUROPE Agent :

GABY MORENO (USA) “Moreno has an ear for writing pensive and melodic tales about life and love and was the obvious choice of Tracy Chapman to open for her on her latest US tour” HUB Music-USA Latest cd : ‘Still the Unknown’ (World Connection 2011) & new album ‘Illustrated Songs’ to be released March 2012 Line up : 4 on stage & 1 crew Based in : Los Angeles, USA / Germany www : Touring period: February 2012 + end of April + May 2012 + late June + July 2012 Territory : EUROPE / MIDDLE EAST/ NORTH AFRICA Agent : 1

WCA update Artist Roster of Availability 2012-2013  
WCA update Artist Roster of Availability 2012-2013  

Update 16th of January of World Connection Agency artist roster for 2012 - 2013