POLYRHYTHMICS

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Rich with bold brass and hypnotic percussion, Polyrhythmics’ latest album, Caldera, showcases the instrumental eight-piece’s impossibly tight grooves and virtuosic musicianship as they tear through a singular blend of funk, soul, psychedelic rock, R&B, progressive jazz, and Afrobeat. Calling to mind everything from Antibalas and the Dap-Kings to The Meters and Fela Kuti, it’s without a doubt their strongest work to date, merging the infectious power of their live show with a sleek and nuanced studio sophistication.Named for the smoldering crater left after a volcanic eruption, Caldera was written during a band retreat to rural Oregon, where Polyrhythmics embraced truly collaborative songwriting for the first time during a marathon session in the shadow of Mt. Hood (itself an active volcano). The resulting album is a blistering declaration from a band that’s progressed beyond the sum of its influences to come fully into its own. From the downtempo, Afrobeat trance of read more...
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POLYRHYTHMICS Labrador album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Labrador
Funk Jazz 2011
POLYRHYTHMICS Libra Stripes album cover 4.00 | 1 ratings
Libra Stripes
Funk Jazz 2013
POLYRHYTHMICS Octagon album cover 4.00 | 1 ratings
Octagon
Funk Jazz 2015
POLYRHYTHMICS Caldera album cover 4.00 | 1 ratings
Caldera
Funk Jazz 2017
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Man From The Future
Funk Jazz 2020

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Polyrhythmics
Funk Jazz 2010

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Live from the Banana Stand
Funk Jazz 2014

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