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Michael Lannas

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Talking Drum… Zimbabwe’s Prodigal Sons

Choose a year, any year, maybe 1990… That is the year that Talking Drum recorded the Album “The Song The Dance”. The album title works like a mirror reflection of a reflection. Lannas says “Nobody understood the meaning. I had to climb up the walls and do cartwheels until the word came down and said, … Continue reading

An Interview With Michael Lannas

Michael Lannas Well, I finally managed to track him down. Michael Lannas of Talking Drum. He is not easy to find. I started of by asking “So… from the beginning, when were you born?” His reply was “I was born on the 29th July 1896 at the start of the first Chimurenga. I started life … Continue reading

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Constance van Niekerk, (Connie V) is a South African-based Zimbabwean-born creative writer, poet, music lover, spoken word artist, freelance writer, blogger and educator. She has contributed to several anthologies and published her own collection, Echoes of My Heart: A Poetry Collection available for purchase on all Amazon Stores Worldwide. She is also Editor at ZimOnlineNews. Follow her on Twitter : @convanniekerk Connect with her on Facebook and Linkedin.

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