Uniting people by sharing a new, glocal sound that connects cultures
Groovy afro-beat and wild, jazzy horns come together in Danish 6-piece The KutiMangoes, whose Afrobeat from the North has taken them all over the world. On their third effort ”Afrotropism”, the band condenses their infuences, creating their very own distinctive concept of global music.
Uniting African music traditions with European modernity it has met widespread critical acclaim for its innovative sounds, warmth and Danish coolness. ”Danish Roots Artist of the Year 2020”.
"Great album. Very authentic and such great playing!"
- BBC Radio 6 (UK)
"One of the best afrojazz bands in the world."
- Süddeutsche Zeitung (DE)
”World class. Afrotropism transforms the Danish band into a new force in music.”
- Politiken (DK)
”Complex, imaginative and incredibly warm music played with Danish coolness and amazing lightness. Imagine discovering the hidden meeting of Fela Kuti and Jimi Hendrix”
- Deutschlandfunk kultur (DE)