Jazz - Africa
Pops Mohamed meets London Sound Collective (ELM8004)
Drum n' bass with ethno sounds
Pops Mohamed is South Africa's unofficial Minister for Music and is renowned for his dedication to protect and preserve the indigenous tribal music from his homeland. Interestingly however he is simultaneously at the helm of the current world music movement experimenting with global sounds - fusing tradition with modern technology.
This collaboration with the cutting edge underground drum'n'bass outfit, The London Sound Collective demonstrates the innovative and versatile vision that is Pops' trademark. This vinyl is an explosive fusion of East London urban sounds with indigenous instrumentals, guaranteed to fully possess the senses. Marking a new style of drum'n'bass, the essence of South African music has been brought to the global dancefloor.
Track Listing (30 Second Samples)
2. FADING LIGHT
3. DUB SHONA
4. HOW FAR
5. PLUGGED UP
8. DREAM TIME
9. OPEN PLAINS