Alomo: Yomi Bashiru And Naija Grooves

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Legendary Nigerian drummer Yomi Bashiru brings his Naija Grooves to London for their first show in 6 years. Naija Grooves creates infectious groves from the fusion of fuji, juju and afrobeat rhythms. Yomi Bashiru's precise drumming has been used to great effect by the likes of King Wasiu Ayinde, Kollington Ayinla, Queen Salawa Abeni, The Yoruba Women Choir, Wale Thompson and many others. A key player in taking fuji music from its local interest into international concert filling music extravanganza.

The music of Naija Grooves is driven by the rich eloquence of the talking drums. The music glides and slides from heavy funk of afrobeat to folkloric rhythms of fuji. Expect heavy duty rhythms from one of Africa's greatest drummers.



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