Kamasi Washington - Epic - 33RPM

Kamasi Washington




Genre: Jazz
EAN: 5054429002300
Regular price €48,00
At the beginning of May, one of the most spectacular jazz releases of the Of the year: 34-year-old jazz giant and composer Kamasi Washington will release his album debut "The Epic" via Brainfeeder / Ninja Tune

Epic in all respects is this release on the Flying Lotus label: A 172-minute set consisting of three volumes including a 32-piece orchestra, a 20-person choir, and Washington's longtime band projects The Next Step and West Coast Get Down. Kamasi Washington has worked with artists such as Lauryn Hill, Snoop Dogg and Herbie Hancock and is considered one of the most talented jazz musicians with a worldwide reputation

"He just plays the craziest shit, man. I mean, everything - the past, present, the future. What I am hearing is a leader among artists," says Flying Lotus, whose direct family tree is linked to Washington's musical ancestor John Coltrane