Afro Strut

CD Released On: Sep 25, 2007
Released By: Fontana Distribution

release description

Amp Fiddler follows up the 100,000+ worldwide selling, Waltz Of A Ghetto Fly with the US edition of Afro Strut. Amp's lifetime of influences and experiences, drawn from his work with the likes of Prince, George Clinton (with whom he toured for more than 10 years), Maxwell, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Primal Scream, Brand New Heavies, Jamiroquai, Lucy Pearl, Carl Craig, Only Child and Moodyman result in a unique blend of funk, soul, electronica and dance.

Afro Strut features 5 new tracks not found anywhere else including "If I Don't," an uplifting 1930s inspired song, sprinkled with woozy jazz vocals of multi-platinum and Grammy nominated artist Corinne Bailey-Rae and the timeless deep ode to spirituality "Faith," where Amp is joined by former Tony, Toni, Tone and Lucy Pearl founder, Raphael Saadiq.

Upcoming 2008 Tour Dates:

11th March - Independent, San Francisco CA | Tickets
12th March - Temple Bar, Long Beach CA | Tickets
14th March - Double Door, Chicago IL | Tickets
15th March - Crofoot Ballroom, Pontiac MI | Tickets
16th March - Mod Club Theatre, Toronto, Canada | Tickets
18th March - Middle East Upstairs, Boston MD | Tickets
20th March - Ram's Head Live, Baltimore MD | Tickets
21st March - Highline Ballroom, New York City | Tickets
22nd March - 9:30 Club, Washington DC | Tickets
23rd March - World Cafe Live, Philadelphia PA | Tickets
25th March - Visulite Theatre, Charlotte NC | Tickets
26th March - Sugar Hill, Atlanta GA | Tickets
28th March - Live Sound Stage, Winter Music Conference, Miami