Maalem Soudani, SwamiMillion, Fawda Trio – Road To Essaouira [Original Cultures]

The Passage To Essaouira is the launch album from Bologna-based Fawda Triad featuring origination by London duo SwamiMillion aka LV. Recorded over and above a ten-day epoch in Essaouira in 2014, The Entr To Essaouira fuses Gnawa with jazz, hip-hop, electronic, and up to the minute influential ideas for a corresponding exactly carry off on this routine Moroccan music, the money in re and concealed. In o the album features both neighbouring Essaouira and Bologna musicians, including the acclaimed Gnawa kingpin Maalem Soudani. The album is the consequence of three-year make from Bologna to Essaouira, Morocco, via London and captures the self of Gnawa music in the course the lens of African-American traditions. Composed using keyboards, percussion, gembri, voices and samplers the album features imagin tracks by Fawda Triplet, two reinterpretations by SwamiMillion, and covers of stock Gnawa and Moroccan works. It's a travel ill-matched with any into the wonderful clique of Gnawa music and its deathless potentials. The Street To Essaouira was produced and connected by SwamiMillion (aka LV) and mastered by Ian Carter (Many Building, Nail In The Whither, Cosmic Connexion).

Fawda Trio - Essaouira Ganga (Intro)
Fawda Trio - I Got the Blues (Original Mix)
SwamiMillion, Fawda Trio - Money Beat (feat. SwamiMillion) (Original Mix)
Fawda Trio, Maalem Soudani - Aisha (feat. Maalem Soudani) (Original Mix)
Fawda Trio - Youmala (Original Mix)
Fawda Trio - Reflections on an African Piano (Original Mix)
Fawda Trio - Road to Essaouira (Original Mix)
SwamiMillion, Fawda Trio - No History (feat. SwamiMillion) (Original Mix)
Fawda Trio - La Fou (Original Mix)