[bt_bb_section layout=”boxed_1200″ top_spacing=”large” bottom_spacing=”large” full_screen=”” vertical_align=”top” color_scheme=”dark-skin” background_color=”” background_image=”1973″ background_overlay=”dark_gradient” parallax=”0.7″ parallax_offset=”” background_video_yt=”” yt_video_settings=”” background_video_mp4=”” background_video_ogg=”” background_video_webm=”” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=”” responsive=”” publish_datetime=”” expiry_datetime=””][bt_bb_row][bt_bb_column width=”1/1″ align=”center” vertical_align=”top” animation=”fade_in” padding=”normal” background_color=”” inner_background_color=”” opacity=”” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=”” background_image=”” inner_background_image=””][bt_bb_separator top_spacing=”normal” bottom_spacing=”” border_style=”none” border_width=”” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=””][/bt_bb_separator][bt_bb_headline font_subset=”latin,latin-ext” superheadline=”” headline=”Events history” subheadline=”” html_tag=”h1″ size=”huge” align=”inherit” dash=”none” color_scheme=”” color=”” font=”Permanent+Marker” font_size=”” font_weight=”” url=”” target=”_self” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=”” responsive=”” publish_datetime=”” expiry_datetime=””][/bt_bb_headline][bt_bb_separator top_spacing=”medium” bottom_spacing=”” border_style=”none” border_width=”” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=””][/bt_bb_separator][bt_bb_button text=”some audios and videos” icon=”” icon_position=”left” url=”releases” target=”_self” align=”inherit” size=”normal” color_scheme=”light-accent-skin” style=”filled” width=”inline” shape=”inherit” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=”” responsive=”” publish_datetime=”” expiry_datetime=””][/bt_bb_button][/bt_bb_column][/bt_bb_row][/bt_bb_section][bt_bb_section layout=”boxed_1000″ top_spacing=”large” bottom_spacing=”large” full_screen=”” vertical_align=”top” color_scheme=”” background_color=”” background_image=”” background_overlay=”” parallax=”” parallax_offset=”” background_video_yt=”” yt_video_settings=”” background_video_mp4=”” background_video_ogg=”” background_video_webm=”” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=””][bt_bb_row][bt_bb_column width=”1/1″ align=”center” vertical_align=”top” animation=”fade_in” padding=”normal” background_color=”” inner_background_color=”” opacity=”” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=”” background_image=””][bt_bb_separator top_spacing=”medium” bottom_spacing=”” border_style=”none” border_width=”” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=””][/bt_bb_separator][/bt_bb_column][/bt_bb_row][bt_bb_row][bt_bb_column width=”1/1″ align=”center” vertical_align=”top” animation=”no_animation” padding=”normal” background_color=”” inner_background_color=”” opacity=”” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=””][bt_bb_history el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=”” color_scheme=”light-gray-skin”][bt_bb_history_year title=”2015″ el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=””][bt_bb_history_date title=”Rock A Ouaga festival” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=”” supertitle=”MARCH 27TH 2015″ text=”First participation at Rock a Ouaga festival with the previous line up. It was an exciting experience to play among greatly talented bands and musicians of Burkina Faso and around the world. We were so honored to be on stage with the immense guitarist Prince Bebe Bissongo!” images=”1929,1928,1930″ video=”” responsive=”” publish_datetime=”” expiry_datetime=””][bt_bb_text][/bt_bb_text][/bt_bb_history_date][/bt_bb_history_year][bt_bb_history_year title=”2017″ el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=”” responsive=”” publish_datetime=”” expiry_datetime=””][bt_bb_history_date title=”Live at Republic Bar and Grill OSU” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=”” supertitle=”JULY 12TH 2017″ text=”Thanks to the prestigious REPUBLIC BAR & GRILL in Osu (Accra) for warmly welcoming ARKA’N for its first and unforgettable show in Ghana!” images=”70,164″ video=”” responsive=”” publish_datetime=”” expiry_datetime=””][/bt_bb_history_date][bt_bb_history_date title=”The Turning point concert of ARKA’N” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=”” supertitle=”DECEMBER 9TH 2017″ text=”We call that show THE ULTIMATE SHOW!! First time Arka’n experienced such a deep and powerful communion with the audience when talking about African values, power and dignity! That night Mr Max came to meet tjhe band and it was the beginning of a nice adventure!” images=”” video=”” responsive=”” publish_datetime=”” expiry_datetime=””][/bt_bb_history_date][bt_bb_history_date title=”First Concert at Alliance Française Accra” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=”” supertitle=”SEPTEMBER 22ND 2017″ text=”Thanks to Alliance Française d’Accra and the wonderful audience for the great and powerful moment we had together on September 22nd! Such positive vibes won’t be forgotten!!” images=”1944,25,24″ video=”” responsive=”” publish_datetime=”” expiry_datetime=””][/bt_bb_history_date][/bt_bb_history_year][bt_bb_history_year title=”2018″ responsive=”” publish_datetime=”” expiry_datetime=”” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=””][bt_bb_history_date title=”First concert at French Institute of Togo” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=”” supertitle=”MARCH 23RD 2018″ text=”A memorable show which increased the recognition of Arka’n and its unique Asrafocore music style!” images=”144,140,29,134,27″ video=”” responsive=”” publish_datetime=”” expiry_datetime=””][bt_bb_text][/bt_bb_text][/bt_bb_history_date][bt_bb_history_date title=”Working on a New Video” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=”” supertitle=”DECEMBER 2018″ text=”Tears of the Dead, a very committed and spiritual rebel song, a profound prayer against the oppression and the killing of innocent children in the country.” images=”1933,144″ video=”https://vimeo.com/218105610″ responsive=”” publish_datetime=”” expiry_datetime=””][/bt_bb_history_date][bt_bb_history_date][/bt_bb_history_date][/bt_bb_history_year][bt_bb_history_year title=”2019″ responsive=”” publish_datetime=”” expiry_datetime=”” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=””][bt_bb_history_date title=”Release of Zankeli, first Arka’n album!!” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=”” supertitle=”FEBRUARY 23RD 2018″ text=”Finally it’s there, first ARKA’N album is out. Zan Keli is born!!” images=”2333,2334″ video=”” responsive=”” publish_datetime=”” expiry_datetime=””][bt_bb_text][/bt_bb_text][/bt_bb_history_date][bt_bb_history_date title=”Release party at Mix Bar” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=”” supertitle=”MARCH 2ND 2019″ text=”Great show, great moments! we are thankful to the friendly and responsive audience who made us deliver a happy performance!!” images=”2336″ video=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nu7A-Upmbvw” responsive=”” publish_datetime=”” expiry_datetime=””][/bt_bb_history_date][bt_bb_history_date title=”Rock A Ouaga Festival” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=”” supertitle=”APRIL 30TH 2019″ text=”Third participation of Arka’n at Rock à Ouaga. Once again Arka’n had the honor to beautifully end the festival. Many thanks to Bruno Goulois and all the Festival team! Great moments!” images=”2529,2530,2531″ video=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nu7A-Upmbvw” responsive=”” publish_datetime=”” expiry_datetime=””][/bt_bb_history_date][bt_bb_history_date title=”Releasing Tears of the Dead video clip” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=”” supertitle=”JULY 18TH 2019″ text=”Listen to the wind moaning through the trees
Listen to the rustling leaves
Listen to the ancient drums pounding from the underworld
Listen to the cry of the disembodied tear the forest down
They are heading somewhere..
They are heeding the call…” images=”2642,2643,2644″ video=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x6Nl0A_nVxU” responsive=”” publish_datetime=”” expiry_datetime=””][/bt_bb_history_date][bt_bb_history_date title=”Zan Keli show at Alliance Française of Accra” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=”” supertitle=”JULY 20TH 2019″ text=”Second Arka’n show at Alliance Française of Accra with guest artists Jahwi and Illashaz. Versatile fusion of reggae, hip hop, dance hall and rock.” images=”2646,2647,2648″ video=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x6Nl0A_nVxU” responsive=”” publish_datetime=”” expiry_datetime=””][/bt_bb_history_date][bt_bb_history_date title=”Panafest 2019″ el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=”” supertitle=”JULY 30TH 2019″ text=”Arka’n performs at the huge Panafest festival in Cape Coast, Ghana.” images=”2650″ video=”” responsive=”” publish_datetime=”” expiry_datetime=””][/bt_bb_history_date][bt_bb_history_date title=”African Rock Celebration: ARKA’N – DARK SUBURB” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=”” supertitle=”SEPTEMBER 20TH 2019″ text=”Arka’n invites their brothers from Ghana, Dark Suburb rock band, for an unforgettable show in Lomé.” images=”2652,2653,2654″ video=”” responsive=”” publish_datetime=”” expiry_datetime=””][/bt_bb_history_date][bt_bb_history_date title=”ARKA’N show at Institut Français de Cotonou” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=”” supertitle=”OCTOBER 4TH 2019″ text=”Arka’n first performance at Institut français de Cotonou. Important event that brought a major exposure to the band in Benin and internationally.” images=”2656,2657″ video=”” responsive=”” publish_datetime=”” expiry_datetime=””][/bt_bb_history_date][bt_bb_history_date][/bt_bb_history_date][/bt_bb_history_year][/bt_bb_history][/bt_bb_column][/bt_bb_row][bt_bb_row][bt_bb_column width=”1/1″ align=”center” vertical_align=”top” animation=”no_animation” padding=”normal” background_color=”” inner_background_color=”” opacity=”” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=””][bt_bb_separator top_spacing=”medium” bottom_spacing=”” border_style=”none” border_width=”” el_id=”” el_class=”” el_style=””][/bt_bb_separator][/bt_bb_column][/bt_bb_row][/bt_bb_section]