Photo credit: Ilenia Tesoro
Already known for working with BBE, Agogo Records, Osunlade and Yoruba Records, Italian master percussionist, multi-instrumentalist and composer Gabriele Poso levels up with new music featuring Nailah Porter, Nina Rodriguez, Quetzal Guerrero and Sofia Rollo.
Artwork: Toto De Lorenzis
Afro-Cuban percussion forms the focus of the album, mixed by DJ and producer Kiko Navarro and produced entirely by Poso, who also plays guitar and kalimba in addition to all percussion.
Think future Afro-Latin house vibes infused with jazz, which has earned him plaudits from Gilles Peterson, as well as awards including LP Roots Of Soul winning Best Jazz Independent Production in 2012 over in Germany.
Check the title track, Batik, below – pre-order the LP on Soundway Records here on vinyl and digital formats..