Harman Patil

Atomic Bomb! Band

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Years active  2014–present
Record label  Luaka Bop
Labels  Luaka Bop
Genres  Funk, Afrobeat
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Associated acts  LCD Soundsystem, Hot Chip, Antibalas, Sinkane
Members  David Byrne, Sinkane, Money Mark, Pat Mahoney, Alexis Taylor
Similar  William Onyeabor, Lijadu Sisters, Luke Jenner, Yeasayer, The Rapture

The Atomic Bomb! Band are a touring supergroup who play the music of Nigerian funk musician William Onyeabor. The core group is music director Ahmed Gallab and his band Sinkane (composed of Jason Trammell on drums, Ish Montgomery on bass and Jonny Lam on guitar), Alexis Taylor (of Hot Chip), Pat Mahoney (of LCD Soundsystem), Money Mark (of the Beastie Boys) Lekan Babalola and Jas Walton (of Antibalas).

The group has also featured special guests including David Byrne (of Talking Heads) Damon Albarn (of Blur), the Lijadu Sisters, Pharoah Sanders, Jamie Lidell, Joshua Redman, Kele Okereke (of Bloc Party), Luke Jenner (of The Rapture), Ghostpoet, Dev Hynes (aka Blood Orange / Lightspeed Champion), Wally DeBacker (Gotye), Young Fathers, Mahotella Queens, Andrew Ashong, Zap Mama, Charles Lloyd, Cheikh Lô, Peaking Lights, David Murray, Para One, Mike Floss, Moses Sumney, Sarah Jones, Green Gartside and Amadou and Mariam.

References

Atomic Bomb! Band Wikipedia


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