Jan Wouter Oostenrijk, Dios Trio, Lucky Cerruti, Léguman, Omnea, Schnack, Jonny Turner, Libera Scientia, and Estuarine

Jan Wouter OostenrijkWe Are Connected
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Dutch electric quartertone guitarist Jan Wouter Oostenrijk comes back with his fourth album, We Are Connected. This album is a bridge between Maghrebi jazz, rock music, and desert blues. It’s full of really interesting ideas, and the odd grooves – especially in 9/8 – are more than noteworthy; I can’t get the bass and drums line of “Hurriya” out of my head! Moreover, all songs are in different maqamat, which is really the centrepiece of the album.

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