2017 Stern Grove Festival: African Rythm invades San Francisco

Grammy-nominated Malian duo; Amadou & Mariam headlines the Stern Grove festival this coming Sunday, August 6, 2017.

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This Sunday, August 6 at 2 p.m. Stern Grove festival in its 80th season presents a lineup featuring African music by two internationally acclaimed artists, namely AMADOU & MARIAM from Mali and Ibibio Sound Machine led by London-born Nigerian singer Eno Williams.

Stern Grove Festival, a free outdoor concert series is one of the best-kept secrets in San Francisco that attracts big crowds of music-loving locals to the Sunset side of the city.


Amadou & Mariam are a GRAMMY-nominated duo from Mali whose unique “Afro-blues” sound has landed them at Coachella and Glastonbury, and opening for bands such as Coldplay and the Scissor Sisters.


Fronted by London-born Nigerian singer Eno Williams, Ibibio Sound Machine is a clash of African and electronic elements inspired by the golden era of West African funk, disco, modern post-punk, and electro.

AMADOU & MARIAM | Ibibio Sound Machine
Sunday, August 6 @ 2p.m.
Sigmund Stern Grove, San Francisco