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Old 07-19-2007, 09:30 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Has anyone heard their stuff??

I stumbled upon them on myspace, and yeah, its pretty awesome.. has anyone heard it before???

Its like a mix of Celtic, African Tribal music and Dance.
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Old 07-22-2007, 10:04 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Afro cult sound system have been going for years, bringing a great genre hopping sound to the populace.

The Cat Empire are from NZ(?) and explore many genres too.
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Old 09-20-2007, 04:08 AM   #3 (permalink)
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I've heard of ACSS before, but haven't heard any of their stuff. Will definitely check it out. Nothing like a good genre bending to get me excited about music!

Oh, and The Cat Empire is from Australia... fantastic stuff, though I actually think their best effort was their self-titled debut album.
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Old 05-28-2008, 11:31 AM   #4 (permalink)
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acss awesome music they produce i love Eireann a lot check them out!
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Old 10-26-2009, 11:31 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Hi there,

Afro Celt features Davy Spillane quite a lot who plays the Umbrian pipes and flute. He is a great Irish musician and is worth listening to in his own right with his own band. Try his album,"A Place Among the Stones".

Gordon.

ps. I have just found this forum and play some Irish tunes myself but usually with a reggae back beat. It fits really well I reckon.

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