Osibisa's Concert History

Osibisa is a British Afro-pop band, founded in London in 1969 by four expatriate African and three Caribbean musicians. Osibisa were one of the first African bands to become widely popular, leading to claims of founding World Music. In Ghana in the 1950s, Teddy Osei (saxophone), Sol Amarfio (drums), Mamon Shareef and Farhan Freere (flute) played in a highlife band called The Star Gazers. They left to form The Comets, with Osei's brother Mac Tontoh on trumpet, and scored a hit in West Africa with their 1958 song "Pete Pete." In 1962 Osei moved to London to study music on...

Date   Concert   Venue   Location  
Feb 06, 2016 Osibisa XOYO London, England, United Kingdom
Jul 10, 2015 CocoRosie / Jamie Cullum / Zuco 103 / DUB INC / The Cat Empire / Osibisa / Of Monsters and Men / Kendrick Lamar / Capital Cities / Toundra   Parc del Fòrum Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Jul 06, 2013 –
Jul 06, 2013
Cornbury Festival 2013  
Keane / James Arthur / Echo & the Bunnymen / The Proclaimers / Lawson / JJ Grey & Mofro / Jack Savoretti / Tanita Tikaram / Osibisa / Sadie & the Hotheads / Velvet Stream
Great Tew Estate Chipping Norton, UK
Aug 03, 2006 –
Aug 06, 2006
Wickham Festival 2006
Oysterband / Sparks / Steeleye Span / Spiers & Boden / Los Pacaminos / Seth Lakeman / Shooglenifty / King Creosote / Osibisa / Blue Horses / The Huckleberries
Wickham Community Centre Wickham, Hampshire, UK
Aug 18, 2001 Canterbury Sound Festival
Porcupine Tree / Hawkwind / Josiah / Caravan / Arthur Brown / Osibisa
Mount Ephraim Gardens Kent, UK
Aug 08, 1997 Cropredy Festival 1997 Friday  
The Sawdoctors / Fairport Convention / Osibisa / Julian Dawson Band / Kristina Olsen / Pressgang
Cropredy Festival site Cropredy, England, United Kingdom
Aug 08, 1997 –
Aug 09, 1997
Fairport's Cropredy Convention 1997  
Fairport Convention / The Saw Doctors / Osibisa / The Albion Band / John Otway And Wild Willy Barrett / Kristina Olsen / Pressgang / Huw And Tony Williams / Kings of Calicutt / Julian Dawson Band
Cropredy, UK
Aug 10, 1973 Mandrill / Bloodstone / Funkadelic / Osibisa     The Spectrum Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Jun 11, 1973 Uriah Heep / UFO / Strawbs / Roy Wood's Wizzard / Family / Osibisa / Groundhogs     Radstadion Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany
Jul 29, 1972 –
Jul 29, 1972
Crystal Palace Garden Party 4 1972  
Roxy Music / Arlo Guthrie / Loggins And Messina / Edgar Winter / Osibisa / Stone The Crows
London, England, United Kingdom
Apr 02, 1972 B.B. King / Al Green / Osibisa / The Staples Singers   The Spectrum Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Apr 01, 1972 –
Apr 03, 1972
Mar Y Sol 1972  
Billy Joel / Rod Stewart / Alice Cooper / Allman Brothers Band / B.B. King / The J. Geils Band / Emerson, Lake & Palmer / mahavishnu orchestra / brownsville station / Osibisa / Cactus / Dr. John The Night Tripper / Nitzinger
Vega Baja, Puerto Rico
Dec 08, 1971 Rory Gallagher / Osibisa   Reading University Reading, England, United Kingdom
Concerts Per Year:
2016 1 concert
2015 1 concert
2013 1 concert
2006 1 concert
2001 1 concert
1997 2 concerts
1973 2 concerts
1972 3 concerts
1971 1 concert
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