Kamasi Washington 'The Epic' 3xLP Box Set
HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! One of 2015's best records.
• LA-based saxophonist, bandleader and composer Kamasi Washington leads a young jazz collective who call themselves variously The Next Step and the The West Coast Get Down.
• Kamasi worked on Kendrick Lamar’s ‘To Pimp A Butterfly’ opus and Flying Lotus’ albums ‘Cosmogramma’ and ‘You’re Dead!’ and has played with Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Nas, Snoop Dogg, George Duke and Chaka Khan, amongst other heavyweights.
• His essential debut album ‘The Epic’ is a 172-minute, three-volume set that includes a 32-piece orchestra and a 20-person choir.
• Now available on three 180g discs in artworked 3mm spined sleeves housed in a rigid board outer slipcase with digital download codes.
• Half speed cut by Matt Colton at Alchemy, the package includes two 12” poster inserts featuring exclusive artwork by KC Woolf Haxton plus story adaptation and calligraphy by Kenturah Davis.
• Recommended if you like Flying Lotus, John Coltrane, Thundercat, Pharoah Sanders.
Catalogue number: BF050