Afropentatonism - CD

Alhousseini Anivolla

Girum Mezmur

Afropentatonism - CD

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Release CD SKU: PIR3370CD

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Groupe panafricain fusionnant deux cultures: le blues du désert et l'ethio-jazz. Leur album Afropentatonism est une merveille de grooves répétitifs, des jams hypnotiques et des sons de guitare bruts. Alhousseini Anivolla fait partie du groupe Tinariwen et Girum Mezmur a collaboré avec Mahmoud Ahmed (entre autres).

Ces dernières années, les échanges artistiques entre les pays de l'Afrique de l'Ouest et de l'Est sont devenus de plus en plus difficiles en raison de l'insécurité politique et du terrorisme dans la ceinture sahélienne. Mais pour Alhousseini et Girum, cela vaut la peine. Afropentatonism est un projet qui concerne autant la musique que l'amitié, l'apprentissage et la création commune. Le Niger et l'Éthiopie peuvent être à des milliers de kilomètres l'un de l'autre, mais ils partagent de nombreux points communs. Le Niger et la région du Sahel occidental sont le berceau du genre dit du «blues du désert», avec des stars comme Ali Farka Touré, Mariem Hassan ou Tinariwen. En Éthiopie, le vibraphoniste Mulatu Astatke a influencé toute une génération de musiciens. Deux scènes vibrantes ancrées dans les anciennes traditions musicales - un match parfait !

Tracklist LP : 

A1. Awash/Ammalele
A2. Chet Azawad
A3. Asalam
B1. Asmoussoudou
B2. Algher
B3. Toumast Enkere

Tracklist CD :

1. Awash/Ammalele
2. Chet Azawad
3. Asalam
4. Algher
5. Toumast Enkere
6. Asmoussoudou
7. Isouwad
8. Tamadrite Nakal

Label : Piranha Records