""A Town Called Addis" was inspired by meeting , writing and working with singers and musicians in Addis Ababa in August 2006,and is a collaboration between myself and these amazing musicians covering Azmari and traditional styles as well as the popular singing styles of the 60s and 70s.
It seeks to combine the golden years of ethiopique beats (popular again thanks to the release of the critically acclaimed 'Ethiopique' compliation ) and ethiojazz with the dub reggae styles of early 70s reggae groups like the Abyssinians, Mighty Diamonds and so on, along with a hint of Sun Ra..."
(Dub Colossus/aka Nick Page)
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