Tag Archives: Afro-Jazz

Big Mean Sound Machine – Contraband (Angry Mom)

Here is the third CD from this 12+ member Afrobeat-jazz-space band from Ithaca, NY that has rocked Burlington on more than one occasion. Included are 9 original, new tracks recorded live during two sessions in Aug & Dec 2013. This band just gets better & better…   NOTE: Track #3 has an FCC violation at the […]

The KutiMangoes – Afro-Fire (Tramp)

Here is the band from Copenhagen Denmark that is going to dominate European music festivals this summer. The band aspires to combine the “delusional” jazz arrangements of Charles Mingus with rhythms inspired by Tony Allen and the funky Nigerian stylings of Fela Kuti – but in an original manner! They succeed admirably with a 3 […]