The fruit borne of the matured seed first encapsulated within Amayo by Fela Anikulakpo Kuti in Nigeria . The roots of the germinated seed were transplanted to New York , where the climate of global awareness and the dedicated cultivation of Antibalas became catalysts for the flower to bloom and the fruit to ripen.
The climate is right, the fruit has ripened, and now it is time for FU-Arkist-RA to emerge.
FU-ARKIST-RA is a 12 piece ensemble based in Williamsburg , Brooklyn , New York . The band features some members of Antibalas,...