In the summer of 2011, eclectic groove adventurers,
Soundspecies met uk based, moroccan gnawa master
musician Simo Lagnawi at a festival. After a handful
of jam sessions and without ever having performed
together live, they booked two days in a studio to
document their space age gnawa experimentations.
Now, available for download and on a limited edition CD
are the takes from that session, which have since formed
the backbone of their now increasingly popular live
released 29 November 2012
Recorded Nov 2011 by Ahmad Dayes at MIDI Music Centre, Deptford.
Mixed by Dave De Rose and Oliver Keen. Mastered by Kevin Grainger at Wired Masters, London
Eclectic groove adventurers Soundspecies and Moroccan Gnawa Master musician Simo Lagnawi have teamed up to create some deep
Psychedelic Space-Age Gnawa! The traditional sound of the camel skin Guembri and Lagnawi's impressive vocals backed up by some unexpectedly appropriate, disgustingly unearthly grooves. Expect inexhaustible energy, moments of soulful calm and pinnacles of ecstatic mayhem....more