Tony Allen

REVIEW Afro-Haitian Experimental Orchestra

By 13 July, 2016

In just five days of collaboration, legendary drummer Tony Allen and a handful of select Haitian musicians have produced a memorable album of pumping rhythms and jazzed-out jam sessions. The result of these recordings go deeper than a... Read Article

REVIEW Bixiga 70 – Ocupai

By 03 June, 2014

When Bixiga 70 released their self-titled debut album in 2011 I jumped at the chance to call it “Brazilian afrobeat”, which is essentially what it was, a 10-piece orchestra heavy in percussion and horns playing extended jams that... Read Article