Owiny Sigoma Band unveil debut single, “Wired,” & EPK | New Music


May 2 and May 3 will see the UK and US release of the Owiny Sigoma Band‘s self-titled debut album on Gilles Peterson‘s Brownswood Recordings. The record, which is being tagged as a “cross-cultural clash of London and traditional Kenyan music,” is the result of a collective of London-based musicians travelling to Kenya in 2009 to collaborate with musicians from the region.

The jam sessions that transpired form the basis of this forthcoming release on Brownswood Recordings. Take a listen to the band’s lead single, “Wired,” below along with their EPK; filled with behind the scenes footage of the jam sessions and recording process as well as interviews with the musicians involved.

Owiny Sigoma Band – “Wired”: