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1958 – Epilogue: The Hummingbird’s Fable (Episode 8)

Buy / Stream the album “1958”: https://lnk.to/Blickbassy-1958 La Cigale (Paris) on 15.04 → https://lnk.to/BlickBassyCigale Watch the full series: https://bit.ly/2FrHonm As the hummingbird does its part by trying to extinguish the fire with the tiny drops of water it can carry, it is up to us to make ours. _____ Follow Blick Bassy https://www.facebook.com/blickbassy/ https://www.instagram.com/blickbassy/ Tweets […]

1958 – Give a continuation to the story of Um Nyobè (Episode 7)

Buy / Stream the album “1958”: https://lnk.to/Blickbassy-1958 La Cigale (Paris) on 15.04 → https://lnk.to/BlickBassyCigale Watch the full series: https://bit.ly/2FrHonm How, after the death of “Mpodol” Um Nyobè, Cameroon was chained. And how his story invites us to continue his fight. _____ Follow Blick Bassy https://www.facebook.com/blickbassy/ https://www.instagram.com/blickbassy/ Tweets by blickbassy Blick Bassy _____ 2019 TOUR 28.02 […]

1958 – The maquis and the tomb of Um Nyobè (1948-1958) (Episode 6)

Buy / stream the album “1958”: https://lnk.to/Blickbassy-1958 La Cigale (Paris) on 15.04 → https://lnk.to/BlickBassyCigale Watch the complete series: https://bit.ly/2FrHonm France is trying to divide and rule the UPC, the party founded by Um Nyobè, which is no longer the choice of another way of choosing the clandestine struggle. The guerrillas are one to one tortured […]

1958 – After France Free, Cameroon Free? (1945-1948) (Episode 5)

Buy / Stream the album “1958”: https://lnk.to/Blickbassy-1958 La Cigale (Paris) on 15.04 → https://lnk.to/BlickBassyCigale Watch the full series: https://bit.ly/2FrHonm After having fought to liberate France, Cameroonians intend to free themselves from the French. Social discontent is rising, the unions are getting organized: a figure is emerging, Ruben Um Nyobè. It is he who will go […]

1958 – The return match (1939-1945) (Episode 4)

Listen to the album “1958”: https://lnk.to/Blickbassy-1958 La Cigale (Paris) on 15.04 → https://lnk.to/BlickBassyCigale Watch the 1958 series: https://bit.ly/2tSFrLh As Europeans return the cover of war, France is busy. But Africa serves as a cradle and refuge to Free France, the capital of Brazzaville. And while General de Gaulle makes radio in London, the resistance is […]

1958 – The Great War Pulls Elsewhere … to Africa (1914) (Episode 3)

Listen to the album “1958”: https://lnk.to/Blickbassy-1958 La Cigale (Paris) on 15.04 → https://lnk.to/BlickBassyCigale Watch the 1958 series: https://bit.ly/2FrHonm The war of 14-18 overflows over Africa, the German Kamerun is not spared. He was going to lose lives there, but also his K for the benefit of a C. It’s that the English and the French […]

1958 – Cameroon, slice of the African cake (1885-1914) (Episode 2)

Listen to the album “1958”: https://lnk.to/Blickbassy-1958 La Cigale (Paris) on 15.04 → https://lnk.to/BlickBassyCigale Watch the 1958 series: https://bit.ly/2FrHonm How, at the meeting of a criminal association in Berlin, Africa was cut like a cake, and Cameroon baptized after another culinary specialty, shrimp. _____ Follow Blick Bassy https://www.facebook.com/blickbassy/ https://www.instagram.com/blickbassy/ Tweets by blickbassy Blick Bassy _____ 2019 […]

1958 – Intro (Episode 1)

Listen to the album “1958”: https://lnk.to/Blickbassy-1958 La Cigale (Paris) on 15.04 → https://lnk.to/BlickBassyCigale Watch the series “1958”: https://bit.ly/2FrHonm In a disused factory, which resembles the state of Cameroon, Blick Bassy has invited Binda Ngazolo. To begin the conversation, the storyteller evokes his first memory of the trauma caused by the death of Um Nyobè: a […]