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6 Oct 2011: Gurrumul + Dewayne Everettsmith at the Barbican

 

The platinum-selling indigenous Australian singer-songwriter returns with a new album, Rrakala

Date: 6 October 2011

Time: 19:30

Barbican Hall

Tickets: £12.50 - 22.50
subject to availability

Geoffrey 'Gurrumul' Yunupingu is a platinum-selling indigenous Australian singer-songwriter/ multi-instrumentalist and an international musical phenomenon. Born blind, Gurrumul grew up as a member of the Gumatj clan on Elcho Island, off the coast of tropical North East Arnhem Land. He sings stories of his land, his ancestors and his lineage in Yolngu dialects, as well as in a smattering of English.