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skokiaan

(ˈskɔːkɪˌɑːn)
n
(Brewing) (in South Africa) a potent alcoholic beverage drunk by Black Africans in shebeens
[C20: from Afrikaans, of unknown origin]
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It's a gift musically, and this disc is filled to the brim with treats, from the Rebirth Blues Band's rip-roaring Feel Like Funkin' It Up, through The New Orleans Jazz Vipers' more traditional take on I Hope You're Comin' Back To New Orleans, Kermit Ruffins' Africanrooted Skokiaan, Trombone Shorty's Ooh Poo Pah Doo, the Free Agents Brass Band's rapping We Made It Through That Water to Irma Thomas and Allen Toussaint's Time Is On My Side.
Such delightful dexterity is complemented by a second CD of the movie's incidental jazz, spanning the years from Doc Paulin's We Shall Walk Through The Streets Of The City and Bix Beiderbecke's Ostrich Walk to Perez Prado's lively Latin Skokiaan.
Meiring said to my father, "Come Lipowitz, let's see if you're a man, try some of my skokiaan.
The concert features Skokiaan, a South African township jazz, band plus Stan the Harper and other acts.
Tickets for the 8pm benefit gig, featuring music from Skokiaan and Mamadou, are pounds 6/pounds 3 on the door.
CLWYD: Clwyd Theatre Cymru (01352 755114), Clwyd Room: Skokiaan, an evening of South African jazz and jive with this Liverpool-based band who mix brass, guitars and percussion, 8.
Ice2Art ice sculpture Friday - Skokiaan - Liverpool-based band playing a mixture of South African township jive and jazz Saturday - Baton Rouge - playing a mix of cajun, country and hillbilly .
Clwyd Room: Skokiaan - an evening of South African jazz and jive, 8pm.
Friday, December 7: Skokiaan - Liverpool-based band playing South African-style jive and jazz.
Yesterday, the outdoor afternoon Castle Yard gig featured Liverpool band Skokiaan, doing their South African township jive thing, staccato trumpet/sax front line jabbing out themes by Dudu Pukwana and the African jazz pioneers.
CLWYD: Clwyd Theatre Cymru (01352 755114), Clwyd Room: Skokiaan - an evening of South African jazz and jive with this Liverpool-based band who mix brass, guitars and percussion, 8pm.