Come celebrate the Holy Forest album release with us in NYC! After nearly 4 years in the making, from The Gambia to NYC to California, the album is out on VINYL, available online… and an amazing group of musicians have come together in NYC to play the music from the record for the first time ever live!
The Shrine World Music Venue in Harlem
2271 Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd, New York, NY
You can win a copy of the record at Waxpoetics.com. Click here —> wax poetics
The first record we ever sent anyone (the only copy that was anywhere worldwide) incredibly landed on Gilles Peterson’s BBC show. Friends at Love Vinyl in London were playing the sample we’d sent them one afternoon in the shop when the legendary BBC DJ stopped in… it had it’s radio premiere on his Worldwide Winners show the following day. Listen to Gilles Peterson’s BBC Radio show here.
Written by Chris Spector of “The Midwest Record”.
September 11, 2015
The studio at Tata Din Din’s family compound in Birkama is where it got started. The debut single, “Africa Calling” featuring Ed “Preacherman” Holley and Antibalas is out now. Stay tuned for the full length self-titled LP “Holy Forest” coming this fall…