Ingosi Stars – “Langoni” – [Daqui]

Hemroid The Leader   4/5/2018   CD, International

drum, shaker, bard and his fiddle

Look at the cover – this is the sound. Traditional western Kenyan Luhya sound, played for birth, wedding, and funeral. The bard saws at a one-stringed fiddle, the other guys play shaker and deep hand-drums. Some tunes feature a guitar, soft singing. The microtonal fiddle and bard’s griot-like tales are captivating. Take your pick.


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