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The Sway Machinery Feat. Khaira Arby - Gawad Teriamou / Youba - out on Electric Cowbell Records



The Sway Machinery Khaira Arby Gawad Teriamou Youba
The Sway Machinery Feat. Khaira Arby - Gawad Teriamou / Youba
(7") Electric Cowbell ECR 011 (co-release with JDub Records), 2011-03-22

In Mali The Sway Machinery found inspiration in the form of Khaira Arby, a legendary Malian singer, and out of their epic journey the new album House of Friendly Ghosts was born. While the new album has the band's same basic building blocks (drums, guitar, bass sax and horns), the sonic picture is radically different. Traditional African instruments have been introduced into the mix, along with guest lead guitar players and Khaira's distinctive vocals. Combined with frontman Jeremiah Lockwood's lyrics, which remain rich in Jewish associations and memory reservoirs, House of Friendly Ghosts bridges its own path through religion, culture and tradition to once again connect seemingly disparate musical worlds in a way that never before seemed possible.

The Sway Machinery Khaira Arby Gawad Teriamou Youba
The Sway Machinery Feat. Khaira Arby - Gawad Teriamou / Youba
(7") Electric Cowbell ECR 011 (co-release with JDub Records), 2011-03-22

THE SWAY MACHINERY & KHAIRA ARBY Hey Ha Youmba by Jewish Culture Festival

Tracklisting :
A1. Gawad Teriamou | Download MP3 B1. Youba

Links :
The Sway Machinery : officialmyspacefacebook
Khaira Arby : myspacefacebook
J-Dub Records : official | youtube
Electric Cowbell Records : official | facebook | twitter | bandcamp


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