JERI-JERI - CASAMANCE (12")


"The opener is a traditional Jola rhythm, typically fast and energetic, with tuned, talking and kit drums swarming over a kind of skeletal downhome guitar, somewhere between blues and disco. The Mboup brothers make a soaring, impassioned plea for an end to division and bloodshed in their Casamance homeland. Then a more deeply dug-in, spaced-out funk, edgily spun from a Serer rhythm, underpinning Mbene's reflective song about parental sacrifice. Sama Yaye, My Mother. Both with full instrumental versions." (label info)
in stock | DE| 2013| NDAGGA | 8.50


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