JOIN M.A.K.U and DJ MONK-ONE on SATURDAY DECEMBER 10,
2011 at the legendary SOB's (as part of their #FUTUREROOTS series). Doors open at 11 PM!
It's official...M.A.K.U is gonna party with ya'll and celebrate the NYC release of its second independently produced album, MAKUMBALA.
We don't have the love$ of a label but we got the people power. Thanks to ALL our amazing familia who donated their time, art, community and dollars to make this album tangible. This night's for you. And its a double whammy since we'll be debuting at the infamous SOB's for their #FUTUREROOTS series. You def wanna be there.
MAKUMBALA is a special edition 7'' vinyl that was recorded live over bleeding mics at SoundWorks Studio. The final album is a compilation of the best of just 3 takes. its raw. its loud. and very special.
Guests artists on the album are :
I JAH-BONES- Vocals on 'POw! Fire'
EL MAESTRO SIXTO SILGADO 'PAITO' '- Vocals on 'Palo'
MORIS CAÑATE- Alegre Drum on 'El Pueblo', 'Atentos' and 'Oda Al Sonido'
VICTOR CRUZ- Alegre Drum on 'Canto Negro', 'Naga Pedale', and 'Escalvo Moderno' also Horn arrangements on 'Canto Negro'
JEAN CARLOS MOLINARES- Alegre drum on 'Palo' and 'Fire'
LIVIO ALMEIDA - Tenor sax on 'Naga Pedale' 'Canto Negro' and 'Escalvo Moderno'
In it’s third installment, SOB’s #FUTUREROOTS series celebrates the new world music of the Pan Americas and Africa, where sounds are being taken to dizzying new heights and varieties by today's generation of DJs and musicians with the world at their fingertips, the internet and a fearless urge to build sonic bridges with the past and future. Past performers include: Pernett (Techno/Dance/Afro-Colombia), Que Bajo!? (Tropical Bass), Los Rakas (Dancehall, Plena, Hip-Hop), Dre Skull and others.