Congo Sanchez, an adroit DC based instrumentalist will be releasing his solo debut Congo Sanchez – Vol. 1 on April 17. Contributing to The Empresarios, Funk Ark, Thievery Corporation projects, Sanchez creates a distinct blend Afro-Latin dub on his own congo-driven project. He goes on to explain some of his inspiration:
“I embodied Afro-Cuban and Haitian rhythms while accompanying for world dance classes, and began composing pieces for Solo Percussion and Chamber Jazz Ensembles….built a DIY home studio and started to produce my own beats with these ideals in mind.”
Take a listen to the carefree groove on “Democrazy,” download for free, and prepare yourself for the goodness to come!