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 […]

Master Musicians Of Joujouka Live at Festival De Frue

At the 2017 Festival De Frue in Japan the Master Musicians Of Joujouka played a headline set in the low hills south of Mount Fuji under a Harvest Moon in Taurus. This clip captures part of the 4-hour performance of Sufi trance music with Boujeloud dancing: by

Master Musicians Of Joujouka’s 10th Annual Festival to celebrate 50 years since the visit of Brian Jones

The Master Musicians Of Joujouka’s 10th Annual Festival at their village in Morocco, will next year celebrate 50 years since Rolling Stones guitarist Brian Jones visited and recorded the Brian Jones Presents The Pipes Of Pan At Joujouka album (released on Rolling Stones Records, 1971). Limited spaces for the festival, taking place from 22-24 June 2018, are available here: www.joujouka.org by