“Beaten Metal” is the opening track on Brooklyn’s finest afrobeat band Antibalas’ 2006 release, Security, an album that showcases the bands move away from their Fela Kuti roots into more modern funk and electronic textures.
“Beaten Metal“ (play/download mp3)
Antibalas is a sizable Fela style afrobeat West African big band from Brooklyn. Great horn and organ sounds on this track. This is beyond a mere tribute band. This is its own contribution to the genre.
Antibalas – “Hypocrite“ (play/download)
Listen and buy Antibalas’ records here.