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Electric Grioland

Electric Grioland

World / Afro-beat, Reggae, Ska, / World, Blues, Jazz, Rock Woodbury, NJ  US
InandOutOfAfrica-Live Short Clip
InandOutOfAfrica-Live Short Clip
Reggea Mali Styli'
Reggea Mali Styli'
WIne Drinkin' Woman
WIne Drinkin' Woman
Written Together
Written Together
Big Chief Whiskey
Big Chief Whiskey

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Afro-Sound a film by Richard C Robinson Jr., 2006

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  • 2012

    Sep 29

    Woodbury, NJ, US | 2:00pm

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Sounds Like: Shawn Hennessey / Leana Song, Toubab Krewe, Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra, AfroCubism, Spoken Hand Percussion Orchestra

Label: Self

Manager: Rich Robinson

Bio: Electric Grioland Mission Statement

Electric Grioland mission is to develop a new style of music that explores the classical foundations of African music, utilizing traditional and neo-traditional sound sources and concepts as a framework point of reference. By loving and believing in what ...See Full Bio

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Afro-Sound a film by Richard C Robinson Jr., 2006

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“Jazz can be traced back to West Africa, and moved to the United States through the transatlantic slave trade according to Richard Robinson, of Woodbury. When it reached America’s shores, it slowly branched off into ragtime, New Orleans Second Line, Blues and Jazz. Robinson will perform at the festival with his band Electric Grioland, that plays a mix of jazz from raggae to blues. On Oct. 16, he will kick off the festival at the Walter Hill Elementary School with a program for students that teaches the origins and elements of jazz.”

— http://www.nj.com/gloucester-county/towns/index.ssf/2009/10/olde_kings_jazz_fest

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