Tracks (10)

  1. Monde

    Djekoria Mory Kante’s virtuosic Guinean guitar leads this track with horn Arrangements that are a tribute to both soukous and the afro-cuban sounds that influenced west African pop

    Composed by Jeremy Mage, Abou Diarrassouba

  2. Afro Smooth

    A mix of west coast funk jam and Guinean mandinka vibes. It was first inspired by James Jurt’s classic funky rhodes part

    Composed by Jeremy Mage, Abou Diarrassouba

  3. By The River

    Kenyan vocals from Anindo Marshall merge with ambient percussion and a classic Guinean balafon part

    Composed by Jeremy Mage, Sarah Anindo Marshall

  4. Dabou Rhythm

    Inspired by the Mapouka dance rhythm from Ivory Coast (played by Abou Diarrasouba) mixing in Balafon from Guinea (played by Balla Kouyate) and Yoruba chanting from Nigeria (sung by Wunmi)

    Composed by Jeremy Mage, Abou Diarrassouba

  5. Light The Fire

    Kitchen cookware percussion meets Jola vocals from Casamance (Oumar Sanga) and Yoruba vocals (Wunmi). The rhythmic pattern is based on Zuglu from Ivory coast

    Composed by Jeremy Mage, Oumar Sagna

  6. Air Mail

    Based on the Sangban rhythm of the Mandinka ethnic group

    Composed by Jeremy Mage, Abou Diarrassouba

  7. Danjo

    Inspired by the use of saxophones in Jola music featuring rhythms from Casamance building into a cinematic afro rock explosion

    Composed by Jeremy Mage

  8. Soft Push

    Malian Blues gets a cinematic treatment as it winds through the landscape

    Composed by Jeremy Mage

  9. Wild Thing

    Poliet rhythm from the Bete tribe of Ivory coast

    Composed by Jeremy Mage

  10. Red Eyes

    Wassolo style guitar playing from Mali Malian blues played by Cheik Barry

    Composed by Jeremy Mage

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