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Manu Delago - Why Don't You feat Joss Stone

Manu Delago - Why Don't You feat. Joss Stone (Digital Single, Tru Thoughts, 2015)

It seems like Manu Delago's totally unique music experimenting with the sound of the Hang instrument is spreading in the pop world. Here's a new song he produced featuring Joss Stone on vocals... sounding beautifully like vintage Kate Bush!...

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Manu Delago - Drumheart feat Anil Sebastian

Manu Delago - Drumheart feat. Anil Sebastian (Digital single, Tru Thoughts, 2015)

It's quite unusual to hear artful pop songs coming out of the Tru Thoughts stable. But the music from hang player, drummer and percussionist Manu Delago is quite unusual at first too. This ethereal second single extracted from the 'Silver Kobalt' album released in April might surprise you though: after a few repeated listens the beautiful melody of the song and the brilliance of the arrangements...

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Manu Delago - Silver Kobalt

Manu Delago - Silver Kobalt (CD/LP, Tru Thoughts, 2015)

Hang player and percussionist Manu Delago's full length LP is a mesmerizing late night pop/jazz affair. Wait until the lights go dim, put the needle on the record, sit back, close your eyes and relax. This abstract worldly pop album will bring an inner calm to your mind, with a few peaks towards the end to get you delicately out of the lethargic state you were plunged into....

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Manu Delago - Disgustlingly Beautiful feat Isa Kurz

Manu Delago - Disgustlingly Beautiful feat. Isa Kurz (Digital Single, Tru Thoughts, 2015)

Tru Thoughts Recordings fanatics are in for a surprise with this single from producer Manu Delago, one the world’s most famous Hang players. The "Hang" is a melodic percussion, a kind of steelpan that resonates (more info on wikipedia). Manu Delago has been playing the Hang with the likes of Björk, The Cinematic Orchestra, Anoushka Shankar, Andreya Triana, the London Symphony Orchestra,...

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