Akin & The Afrobeat Brothers
BOOMERANG (7 INCH)
7" Vinyl D
The debut 7 inch from Spanish band Akin & The Afrobeat Brothers.
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 Alvarez, 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. [info sheet from distr.]