• CD35 Oren Marshall & Charming Transport Band - Family Connections
    Oren Marshall & Charming Transport Band - Family Connections
    Album Title: Family Connections
    Artist: Oren Marshall & Charming Transport Band
    Catalogue no: F-IRECD35
    Date of Release: 25/10/2010
    Price: 9.99 GBP




    A potent mix of African groove, Blues, jazz and super-skilled, raw improvisation. Highly imaginative new music to stimulate mind and body.

    “Disintegrate the divisive and integrate the diverse”

    “One of the best and most original bands in London, the Charming Transport Band are seriously skilled, world-class musicians and entertainers. They play a hot mix of Jazz, Afro-beat, Traditional Ghanaian, Funk and Improvisation. Continually evolving with each gig they play, they just get stronger and stronger. A totally unmissable and unique band.”

    The Charming Transport Band are :

    Oren Marshall – Tuba
    Julian Siegel - Reeds
    Miles James – Guitar
    Lekan Shobiyi - Guitar
    Jonathan Geyevu - Keyboards/Piano
    Afla Sackey – Atenteben Flute, Vocals, Light Percussion, Dance
    Yaw Asumadu – Djembe, Congas, Atenteben Flute
    Annor Asamoah – Gome Drum

    Every year, since 2009, the band has been featured at the London Jazz Festival and in 2011 opened the festival live on BBC radio.

    REVIEWS

    TRACK-LIST

    No

     

    Title

    Duration

    1

     

    Dog Lead

     

    2

     

    Just Get Over It

     

    3

     

    Mosquito

     

    4

     

    Old Man Mind

     

    5

     

    Alone

     

    6

     

    Around We Go

     

    7

     

    The Keys To Change

     

    8

     

    Carmelli's

     
    9   Orange Ear  
    10   Raquel  
    11   The Slaughterer  

    TECHNICAL INFO

    LINKS

    Check out some live footage of the band:http://youtu.be/suzDFr0zNHw