Booking now open for Master Musicians of Joujouka Festival 21-23 June 2019

Booking is now open for the 12th edition of the annual Master Musicians of Joujouka Festival in Joujouka, Morocco. The three-day festival runs from Friday, 21 June to Sunday, 23 June 2019 and is limited to 50 full ticket holders. Guests will be collected at Ksar El Kebir train station on Friday, 21 June and dropped off after the festival on Monday, 24 June before 12 noon. Places include accommodation and full board. Use the link below to pay for a deposit (non-refundable) or a full ticket which is refundable minus deposit until 21 April 2019. After this date places are forfeit. Tickets […]

Brian Jones (28 February 1942 – 3 July 1969) RIP

The Master Musicians of Joujouka paid tribute to Brian Jones, on the 50th anniversary of his visit to their village in 1968, with their annual festival in Joujouka and a series of events in Marrakech, including a concert for Atlas Electronic. Jones visited the village on 2nd August 1968 with Mohamed Hamri and was accompanied by Brion Gysin, Jones’ girlfriend Suki Potier and Olympic Studios recording engineer George Chkiantz. Using a portable Uher two-track tape recorder Jones made recordings during his visit to Joujouka that where mixed by Jones on his return to London for what became the album Brian Jones Presents […]

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, […]