20170404 Hello Skinny and Mulatu Atsatke

Drummers Inc: Hello Skinny with Mulatu Astatke // 04-04-17

Drummers Inc. is a weekly series, giving our favourite drummers a platform to showcase their favourite rhythms.

Tom Skinner aka Hello Skinny is a DJ, producer and percussionist in Sons of Kemet and Owiny Sigoma Band. This week he’s joined by the father of ethio-jazz Mulatu Astatke.

Tracklist

Billy Harper Quintet – Dance, Eternal Spirits, Dance! [Black Saint] // US
Mulatu Astatke – Mulatu [Azmari] // Ethiopia
Edmundo Ros – Melodie D’amour [Decca] // Trinidad
Frank Holder – Gumbo Lay [BNF Collection] // Guyana
John Mayer and Joe Harriet – Mishra Blues [Redial] // Jamaica
Mulatu Astatke – I Faram Gami I Faram [Strut Records] // Ethiopia
Mulatu Astatke – Assosa Derache [Jazz Village] // Ethiopia
Mulatu Astatke & The Heliocentrics – Chik Chikka [Strut] // Ethiopia
Body Guard Band – Merengue [Columbia] // Ethiopia
Mulatu Astatke – Emnete [Strut] // Ethiopia
Sun Ra – Africa [Strut] // US
Teshome Meteku – Hasabe [Mississipi/Change Records] // Ethiopia
Getatchew Mekurya – Aha Gedawo [Buda Musique] // Ethiopia