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TIMBILA / Bio

TIMBILA blazes ecstatic African rock with an East Village edge. The trance of African spirit possession merges with the trance of free-spirited head-bangers. The surreal buzzing beauty of timbila (Chopi xylophone, Mozambique) and hypnotic dream melodies of mbira (Shona thumb piano, Zimbabwe) soar with stinging guitar riffs and sassy celestial vocals in grooves that are deeply funky, fierce and danceable. No other band sounds like TIMBILA.

General Info

Band Members
Nora Balaban - timbila, mbira, vocals. Banning Eyre- guitars. Louisa Bradshaw - vocals. Dirck Westervelt - bass. Ed Klinger - drums, vocals
Artist Name
TIMBILA
Home Page
http://www.reverbnation.com/timbila
Active Since
02/10
Genres
Alternative / Afrodelic xylophone / world

Contact Info

Location
New York, NY
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