Mchawi Mungu

A 4 track electronic ep (26m 8s) — released May 18th 2018 on 339 Records

Mchawi Mungu' is UMEME's 'third EP and a collaboration with half japanese half Italian producer CKRONO. UMEME produces live dance music (techno, house and acid) with African influences. The beats in this genre mostly come from drumcomputers, where UMEME produces them live with drums and percussion in a unique setup of electronic and acoustic drums. The synths are entirely live and no computers are used.

Vinyl release on 339 Records in conjunction with the legendary TRAX records from Chicago

Vinyl release on 339 Records in conjunction with the legendary TRAX records from Chicago

Mchawi Mungu versions are the ones for me here - both perfect fusions of Afro / gnawa and electronics! - Quinton Scott Strut / Wordwide Fm

“some funky shit man” - Eli Soul Clap

Freaky cosmic disco - love this.” - Irvine Welsh Miami

“I like!” - Tedd Patterson Vibal NYC

“nice tracks, mungu disco is my fav! - carlos contreras radio budapest

“nice funky global rhythms here, cool stuff” - Alex Ruder KEXP 90.3fm

“Hard to categorize but I like this alot. Nice to hear some experimental beats.” - Paul Courtney back2backfm 88.6fm (London)

“super trippy stuff... very cool.. can see using mchawi mungu disco in transition or as a trippy surprise in an afterhour...” - Matt Kus Berlin Bass Collective

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