Call it "Ethio-jazz without borders" when the downbeat drops from Brooklyn’s Anbessa Orchestra. It’s their first release since last year’s slinky “Werik’i (Gold).”
Check it out:
Despite being recorded
remotely under pandemic protocol last summer, “Gobez” still has
the organic-feeling interplay among players, lines that intertwine,
escalate and modulate.
In an email, band guitarist and arranger Nadav Peled said the group is planning on recording a new EP in August, and "Gobez" may or may not make the cut, but as a cut it's making my day.