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Tour diary: Myele Manzanza

Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Myele Manzanza holding it down for the Theo Parrish Live Band.

Photo: Remy Golinell

When world-renowned Detroit DJ and producer Theo Parrish led a live band across an expansive European tour for the first time in a decade, he assembled a collective of musicians and dancers from around the globe.

When Myele Manzanza got the summons to come all the way from New Zealand to play drums, he knew it was a chance of a lifetime.

LISTEN to Manzanza document his travels in this tour diary:

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