Dance Diagram c.2010 (Ethio Jazz)

Posted on 2010/04/25


The legendary father of Ethio Jazz, Mulatu Astatke has just released his latest studio album and first solo work in over two decades, Mulatu Steps Ahead. If you are familiar with the compilation series Ethiopiques released by Paris-based record label Buda Musique, you would certainly know of him. He also came back on the radar in 2005 when several of his tracks were used on the soundtrack for Jim Jarmusch’s film Broken Flowers.

You can listen to several tracks and get a free download of Green Africa at http://www.mulatu-steps-ahead.com/

Listen to Green Africa

Released March 30, 2010 on the Strut label and available for purchase on iTunes.

[Image courtesy of Vogue]

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