Marrakech events with the Master Musicians of Joujouka to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Brian Jones’ visit to the village

The Master Musicians of Joujouka would like to thank everyone who attended this year’s sold out festival dates in the village (22-24 June). The festival celebrated 50 years since Brian Jones of the Rolling Stones came to Joujouka in 1968 to record Brian Jones Presents The Pipes Of Pan Of Joujouka (released in 1971 on Rolling Stones Records). The festival in the village and events in Marrakech coincide with the dates of his visit. Several events are planned in Marrakech this weekend to coincide with the concert on Saturday, 30th June at Villa Janna promoted by Atlas Electronic. On Wednesday, […]

Master Musicians Of Joujouka Live in Marrakech for Atlas Electronic

For the first time in decades the Master Musicians of Joujouka will headline their own concert in Marrakesh on Saturday, 30th June 2018. The concert, presented by Atlas Electronic, will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the visit to Joujouka by Rolling Stones founder Brian Jones in the summer of 1968 when he recorded the iconic Brian Jones Presents The Pipes Of Pan At Joujouka LP (released by Rolling Stones Records in 1971). The Masters Musicians Of Joujouka will play a 4-hour rhaita set and perform Boujeloud with live visuals by Joachim Montessuis. The venue is an 800 seat open air […]

William S. Burroughs talk in London

  William S. Burroughs and Brion Gysin pictured in London by Barry Miles A special William S. Burroughs event in London on Wednesday, 30th May will see Master Musicians Of Joujouka manager and producer Frank Rynne in a Q and A conversation with counterculture legend Barry Miles on the subject of Burroughs’ London years. Miles ran the Indica Bookshop and Gallery in the courtyard of the building in Duke Street, St James’s where Burroughs, artist Brion Gysin and filmmaker Antony Balch lived. His connection to the 1960’s counterculture and the Beats runs deep. Miles was also editor of the seminal […]