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Wëndelu

Warsaw Afrobeat Orchestra

  • Label: Ubiquity
  • Origin: United Kingdom
  • Genres: Afro, Funk, World
  • Format: LP
  • Catalogue number: UR342
£8.99

Availability: In stock

Description

Following up on their well-received single "Only Now" featuring a remix with label mate Bosq, Warsaw Afrobeat Orchestra deliver a knockout debut album full of heavy Afro and island-inspired tunes.

The album title Wëndelu means "Wanderer" in the native African Wolof language and is a fitting name for the album which explores the wide-range of sounds from the African diaspora and infused with their own traditional Polish folk, jazz and rock sensibilities.

Tracks such as "No Such Thing","Let It Flow" and "Usurpation" reflect an obvious Reggae and Dub influence while the uptempo numbers on the album "Close To Far" and "Which Direction" veer towards Afro-Disco and Funk.

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Wëndelu

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Tracklist

  1. Stop
  2. Signs
  3. Empty Words
  4. No Such Thing
  5. Only Now
  6. Usurpation
  7. Close To Far
  8. Which Direction
  9. Your Way
  10. Let It Flow
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