HAMA - HOUMEISSA

HAMA - HOUMEISSA

LP (12"/10" Album)

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Label: SAHEL SOUNDS

Release date: 18/01/2019

Barcode: 0843563107874

Catalog no.: SS0000049

Item ID: 473508

Nigerian composer Hama presents a groundbreaking album of traditional electronic desert folk songs, hovering somewhere between early '90s techno and synthwave. Nomadic herding ballads, ancient caravan songs, and ceremonial wedding chants are all re-imagined into pieces seemingly lifted from a Saharan 1980s sci-fi soundtrack or score to a Tuareg video game. With a deep love and respect, Hama effortlessly takes back and re-appropriates fourth-world ethnoambient music.

Also available: HOUMEISSA (CD).

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