Vaudou Game

July 12, 2016 - 09:00 PM

Price: 30 $

Serie : Les Révélations

Fairmount Theatre

5240 avenue du Parc (corner Fairmount) Montréal, QC H2V 4G7

You can also purchase your tickets at the main box office.

Description of the concert:

Fully assuming its roots, Vaudou Game records its Afro-funk on analogue equipment to create the magical sound of an era, the 1960s and ’70s in Lomé or Porto-Novo. With its vintage style, highlighting the demystification of Voodoo chant though without falling into clichés, through invigorating harmonies, with “its jubilant James Brown-style shouts, its trance-like brass and its bouncy rhythms” (Télérama, 2014), Vaudou Game will leave nobody indifferent!

Vaudou Game (Togo)

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Biography of the artist:

At the origin of Vaudou Game stands Peter Solo. Coming from a village near Lomé, the Togolese capital, he grew up in surroundings imbued in local traditions of animism and voodoo. At an early age, he produced a makeshift guitar, and his music propelled him onto Lomé stages starting in his teenaged years. His undeniable talent earned him numerous requests, and he accompanied renowned artists on ...

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