This release from Tapete now includes numerous bonus tracks, rare photograph and extensive liner notes.
Akin & The Afrobeat Brothers Boomerang
Vinilos Enlace Funk 7" EF75S 8435008870669 10 Jan 20
This single is the debut vinyl by the Asturian (Spain) band Akin & The Afrobeat Brothers. First prize in Black Music contest in the 2017 edition of Imagina Funk Festival (Jaén, Spain). Finalist in Festiamas Oviedo (Spain) 2018. Akin & The Afrobeat Brothers is led by Nigerian musician Samuel Akinola Ogunmola and band members are Boris Abreu, Antonio Izquierdo, Alejandro Álvarez, Luís García and Luís Fuente, who give body to this project where afrobeat serves as a weapon to denounce the problems that suffers the environment or social differences. "Boomerang" and "Help Monkeys" are two themes that show the original spirit of afrobeat, directly influenced by Fela Kuti but adapted to the social issues of this moment. TRACKLIST SIDE A: BOOMERANG SIDE B: HELP MONKEYS