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Electronic Meditation

Electronic Meditation
Thursday January 28th, 2016 with Sean McFee
Fela Traveller

Tonight music from Toubabou and Fela Kuti. But as always, we begin with song with words.
Rows
Mew - Plus Minus - private
Toubabou was formed to play the Superfrancofete festival on the Plains of Abraham in 1974. They performed with a number of West African musicians and the live album Le Blé et le Mil was released. They followed with the studio album Attente the following year. The music's African influences come through predominantly in the percussion of Michel Seguin (whose solo album I played in December).
Ambush
Toubabou - Attente - ProgQuebec Canadian
Pylone
Toubabou - Attente - ProgQuebec Canadian
Attente
Toubabou - Attente - ProgQuebec Canadian
Doudou N'Diaye et ses Rosettes
Toubabou - Le Blé et le Mil - ProgQuebec Canadian
The music of Fela Kuti
Gentleman
Fela Kuti - Gentleman - Knitting Factory
He Miss Road
Fela Kuti - He Miss Road - Knitting Factory
Zombie
Fela Kuti - Zombie - Knitting Factory
Colonial Mentality
Fela Kuti - Sorrow Tears and Blood - Knitting Factory
Coffin for Head of State
Fela Kuti - Coffin for Head of State - Knitting Factory
Interactive CKCU