Afrobelbeat (Be​/​Nin)

Summer of 2006, Jaune Toujours and Gangbé Brass Band from Benin worked together for a first time (festival concertes at Brosella and Esperanzah in Belgium). They took it a big step further, touring together in Belgium in October 2011 and May-June 2012, and in Benin in November of 2012. New arrangements ànd new songs have been recorded on the 4 track EP Afrobelbeat (BE/NIN), including the single "On y va!"

Facts&Figures 

Line-up: 

Jaune Toujours 
Piet Maris: vocals & accordion 
Théophane Raballand: drums
Mathieu Verkaeren: upright bass
Mattias Laga: sax soprano & clarinets
Bart Maris: trumpet
Gangbé Brass band 
Eric Yovogan: trumpet & vocals
Olatoundji Magloire Ahouandjinou: trumpet & vocals
Wendo Martial Ahouandjinou: trombone & vocals
James Vodounnon: bass tuba & vocals  
Athanase Obed Dehoumon: flugelhorn & vocals
Lucien Gbaguidi: tenor saxophone & vocals
Crespin Kpitiki: percussion & vocals
Benoît Avihoué: percussion & vocals

Recording: 
Floris Bogaert at Bijloke Gent, except La Porte du Non Retour (Live) recorded by Wim Dermaux & Matjieu Alexandre at Muziekpublique/Molière Brussels 
Mixing:
Werner Pensaert at Audioworkx Hoogeloon 
Mastering: 
Toon De Quant at Audioworkx Hoogeloon

About this CD
2012
Price: 
€ 8.00
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