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The Bulletin radio show on Bruzz: 12 February

10:13 12/02/2017
Listen back to the reports and interviews from our Sunday lunchtime show on 98.8FM in Brussels

Black is the Color of My Voice: inspired by the life of Nina Simone
Black is the Color of My Voice is a moving drama inspired by the life of the one-and-only Nina Simone. Apphia Campbell plays the fictional character Mena Bordeaux, a successful jazz singer seeking redemption after the untimely death of her father. During a three-day period of isolation without cigarettes, alcohol, or access to the outside world, Mena reflects on the journey that took her from a young piano prodigy destined for a life in the service of the church to a renowned jazz vocalist at the forefront of the civil rights movement.
14 February, Théâtre de la Toison d'Or, Brussels

Europe in Brussels: Lithuania
Lithuania is celebrating its national day on 16 February. We speak to the Ambassador and an expat about their history and the cultural events taking place in Belgium.

Stellar Swamp
Stellar Swamp is a psychedelic music festival taking place in Brussels from 17 February to 5 March and curated by local band Moaning Cities. The third edition of the festival comes with an extended formula, now opening up to cinema, exhibition and performances. François Custers from Atelier 210 and Valerian Meunier from Moaning Cities explain all.

Written by Laura Cain, Hannah Haynes, Paul McNally