Acton 2 Kivu album for Congo

Acton 2 Kivu album for Congo

We are supporting this musical collaboration between young people from the UK and Democratic Republic of Congo. All proceeds go directly to funding the work of Congo In The Picture, which offers activities and support for young people in Kivu as a way of combating the...
Shock Award Nominated

Shock Award Nominated

It was a big week for the Colombia crew – they went down to the Shock Music Awards, probably the most prestigious awards in Colombia. We were nominated for not one but two in the Best Folklore category! Although we didn’t take home the gong the fact that...
We are four

We are four

It was six years ago that FairTunes launched its first project in Bogota, Colombia when a couple of blokes – Jon and Nick turned up in the barrios with a suitcase full of donated equipment, installed a music studio and trained a group of eager locals in how to...

Football Night, La La La

Today is our 5th day here and for me the most important part of our agenda is the Barcelona/Arsenal game tonight. I know its not exactly conducive to my work here, but non the less it is important to me as we could progress to the next round if we beat them tonight. ...

Birthday Cheer

Sunday (day three of the trip) was generally relaxed as Sundays should be. We spent most of the day chatting music and the Studio Live project with the members of influential local band Tiris. The meeting was great as it was important to get different viewpoints on...