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Album Review

Asher Gamedze: Turbulence And Pulse

Read "Turbulence And Pulse" reviewed by Chris May

South African drummer Asher Gamedze's Turbulence And Pulse is a magnificent, gutsy, stirring piece of work, authentic to its core. It resonates, almost without mediation, with Black American jazz as played by bands led by Charles Mingus and Art Blakey circa 1960. And therein lies a story, for Black South African jazz has seen its compass complete a 360-degree revolution since it emerged in the 1950s. In a good way, Turbulence And Pulse marks that full-turn of the circle. Bear ...

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Recordings: As Leader | As Sideperson

Turbulence And Pulse

International Anthem / Mushroom Hour


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