Date & hours

Wednesday 15 NOV. from 01:30 PM to 02:45 PM


Salle Ludger-Duvernay du Monument national-1182 St-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2X 2S5

About the event

Stephen Budd is one of the main people behind the groundbreaking Africa Express project, formed in 2007. Its goal is to bring African music into the mainstream through musical collaborations between African artists and well-known western artists, as well as by staging innovative concerts at prominent music festivals.

In addition to his involvement in Africa Express, Stephen Budd is a successful manager (he has managed artists ranging from Gang of Four to Songhoy Blues), and has helped to develop festivals including the NH7 Weekender Festival (India), the OneFest Festival (UK), Passport to BRITs Week (UK, a charity concert series). Artists who have performed at his events include Paul McCartney, Amadou & Mariam, Franz Ferdinand, Salif Keita, Seun Kuti, Brian Eno, Thievery Corporation, and many more.

As a part of

With the support of


Stephen Budd

Music Director - Stephen Budd Management

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