THE SWAY MACHINERY

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or those who have seen The Sway Machinery in action, little explanation is needed. The band's combination of rhythmic power and potent folklore takes no prisoners. On stage the energy of submerged worlds is torn out into the light of day. And indeed, the historical tradition of Cantorial music, which is the focus of the band's work, is very much a lost world. The music of The Sway Machinery invites the listener to become like children wandering in the forest, discovering something mythic and wonderful.

The band's sound is rooted in the personal history of bandleader Jeremiah Lockwood, whose storied education included singing in the choir of his grandfather, Cantor Jacob Konigsberg and over a decade of playing in the subways of New York City with Piedmont Blues legend Carolina Slim. Lockwood's musical vision of worlds colliding in the experience of the individual has been aided and abetted by a stellar
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THE SWAY MACHINERY Hidden Melodies Revealed album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Hidden Melodies Revealed
World Fusion 2009
THE SWAY MACHINERY The House of Friendly Ghosts Vol. 1 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The House of Friendly Ghosts Vol. 1
World Fusion 2011
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Purity and Danger
World Fusion 2015

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The Sway Machinery
World Fusion 2008

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