Personnel: Fred “Catfish” Alias (drums) Poogie Bell (drums) Gary Brown (vocals) Bruce Cox (drums) Brahim Fribgane (percussion) Mala Haddad (spoken word) Graham Haynes (cornet) Jeff Haynes (percussion) Carlton Holmes (keyboards) Ron Jackson (guitars) Gwen Laster (violin) Tony Lewis (drums) Ron McBee (percussion) Emeline Michel (vocals) Kaya Nicole (vocals ) Joe Scott (keyboards) “Sly” Scott (tenor saxophone) Marvin Sewell (guitars) Jamshied Sharifi (keyboards)
Damon Banks (composer, electric bass, additional keys on all tracks)
The entire record was written, arranged and produced by Damon Banks (for AFRICA WEST PUBLISHING / ASCAP) *with the exception of “Eu Tehno Saudades Do Brasil” (lyrics by Damon Banks & Kaya Nicole) The record was recorded by Crawford Brown & Damon Banks at CCB SOUND LLC and The Loft Recording, Bronxville NY) Below is a featured track from the “Travelguides” record entitled “Children of Banjul”. On the right, is the promo video for a new release that I’m very proud to play on. It is the amazing collaboration between the Brooklyn Raga Massive and the Go: Organic Orchestra. Enjoy !