Ground-breaking musician fuses Sesotho music and electronic beats

Ground-breaking musician fuses Sesotho music and electronic beats

- Local musician, Teboho Mochaoa, has been making waves across the world with his hybrid-genre alter-ego, Morena Leraba

- Morena Leraba, a shepherd from Lesotho, defies all expectations, mixing traditional Sesotho melodies with electronic beats and rock instrumentation

- With his talented band and musical alter-ego, Teboho, is following his passion for making unique music which his fans can’t get enough of

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A mysterious musician called Morena Leraba and his talented band are taking the world by storm with their fusion of traditional Sesotho sounds and dark electronic beats.

The group is fronted by the enigmatic and inspirational, Teboho Mochaoa, who takes the stage as his alter-ego, Morena Leraba, a shepherd from rural Lesotho.

Morena Leraba steals the show every time he performs, taking to the stage in his traditional attire and giving the audience nothing but energy and authenticity.

The musical shepherd draws much of his inspiration from his heritage, incorporating traditional concepts from 'Famo' music into his songs.

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The band members of Morena Leraba each add their own special something, including electronic beats, rock n roll-style bass and energetic guitar licks.

The result is a unique sound that escapes definition and brings joy to a wide range of audiences.

From psychedelic rock shows to electronic music festivals, Morena Leraba’s sound brings a party to wherever it’s played or performed, Briefly.co.za gleaned.

Morena Leraba's journey is gaining momentum across the globe, with the band having played prestigious European events such as Banlieues Bleues Festival in Paris, France in 2016, Transmusicales Festival in Rennes, France in 2018, and Eurosonic Festival in Groningen, Netherlands in 2019.

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Just last week, Morena Leraba was introduced to a UK stage by Prince Harry himself.

To find out more about Morena Leraba and his musical journey, watch here:

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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