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The brilliance of Newen Afrobeat’s Opposite People is how it builds so infectiously, and is given some extra weight by the brass section!
L.A.C.’s, ‘All You Need Is Air,’ offers both a tag team brass break, and an opportunity for bassist Mathews to indulge in a little solo!
Katakata, has killer drums, straight riff guitars, hypnotic brass, heavy horns chorus, strong, political lyrics with beautiful melodies!
For My People – a searing, righteous piece of Afro-futurism with a funky edge, a vibrant, rhythmic club burner that refuses to sit in one place
Wahala Wahala brings to light the strength & endurance of humans. A personal journey, documenting obstacles the band has faced & overcome!
Grenn Pwonmennen is a take on Angolan Semba music, as heard during a trip to Cape Verde, dedicated to environmental & resource awareness!
Gentleman’s a brilliant mishmash of African jazz, soul & funk. African culture reimagined through contemp. sounds, inst. rhythms & harmonies
2 of Guinea’s finest female voices – Sény Malomou & Missia Saran – step behind the microphone on Sodia on Mamadou Barry’s debut album, Niyo!
N.O.H.A. from Prague is characterized by energy loaded grooves and its open genre mixture of drum & bass and world music creating Ethno-bass
High-energy funk band, Zitakula’s album Oasis has an irresistible live feel that would make even the toughest non-dancer begin to move!
Ghetto Kumbé takes us on a journey to the rhythmic Afro-Caribbean roots of Colombia fuelled by the hypnotic power of African house beats!
Jungla Est’s music is a colorful dance-floor oriented trip in to the deep rhythms of the urban jungle. A hypnotic musical style from Rome!

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