DRC Music (D. Albarn, D. The Automator): New Album, Trailer

NEW ALBUM FEATURING DAMON ALBARN, DAN THE AUTOMATOR,
ACTRESS, TOTALLY ENORMOUS EXTINCT DINOSAURS, MORE

Warp Records and OXFAM are very proud to announce today the release of Kinshasa One Two by DRC Music.

The album was recorded in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo over 5 days this past July. DRC Music is a collective of producers gathered by Damon Albarn, and they set out to make an album with contemporary Congolese musicians, working with more than 50 local artists and performers over the 5 days, including Jupiter and the Okwess International, Bokatola System and Nelly Liyemge.

DRC Music is comprised of producers Actress, Dan The Automator, Jneiro Jarel, T-E-E-D (Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs), Richard Russell, Marc Antoine, Alwest, Remi Kabaka, Rodaidh McDonald and Kwes.

Proceeds from the album will benefit the local performers and Oxfam's work in Congo.

Click here to stream three tracks from the album on Soundcloud, and check out the trailer for the making of the album below.

http://drcmusic.org

[Published on: 9/6/11]

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