The Kraken / Trou Macacq – SQUIRREL NUT ZIPPERS

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PS2aK_lAKzo "Once upon a time we thought we were freeAnd had control over destinyWe saw ourselves a competent bandAble to reason, prosper and planBut we had a chamber up in the moonCircumstance made us change our tuneWhen the veil was torn from our faceWe became the monkeys riding the race"Squirrel Nut Zippers https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j1zaLkmgG_w This is … Continuar lendo The Kraken / Trou Macacq – SQUIRREL NUT ZIPPERS

Anthem – JULIE CHRISTENSEN & PERLA BATALLA

The dove is never freeRing the bells that still can ringForget your perfect offeringThere is a crack, a crack in everythingThat's how the light gets inLeonard COHEN https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-vKONRcAJnk The birds they sangAt the break of dayStart againI heard them sayDon't dwell on what has passed awayOr what is yet to beAh, the wars they will … Continuar lendo Anthem – JULIE CHRISTENSEN & PERLA BATALLA

MULATU ASTATKE: Steps Ahead Tour (2011)

Nancy Jazz Pulsations 2011 (fragment, not entire concert). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aHUoKgfOg0M 00:00​ - The Way to nice08:49​ - Yègellé Tezeta13:14​ - Yèkatit (fragm.) Mulatu Astatke - vibraphone, congas, Fender RhodesJames Arben - saxophone, bass clarinette, fluteByron Wallen - trompetteRychard Olantude Baker - percussionTom Skinner - batterieAlexander Hawkins - piano, clavier, electric pianoNeil Charles - contrebasseDaniel Keane - … Continuar lendo MULATU ASTATKE: Steps Ahead Tour (2011)

Azmari (live) – MULATU ASTATKE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aN3SY_rLWEw "Azmari" is taken from "Sketches Of Ethiopia", released on August 2013 on JazzVillage.Chek out the album here : http://bit.ly/MASketechesOfEthiopia​This live footage is taken from Mulatu Astatke and Step Ahead's perfomance at Fontenay-sous-Bois, Fontenay en Scènes, May 2013, Francehttp://www.jazzvillagemusic.com/​ Mulatu Astatke, the godfather of Ethiopian jazz, presents a blissful and colourful music weaving modern groove … Continuar lendo Azmari (live) – MULATU ASTATKE