Editors' Notes Aurelio Martinez is a star of paranda, music of the Garifuna people of Central America, and his playful melodies and darting rhythms reflect his culture’s ancestry in West Africa and the Caribbean. Recorded with a live band, this album presents reinvigorated takes on Aurelio’s favourite songs from his 30-year career. On “Dondo” and “Yange”, the interplay between his yearning vocal and Guayo Cedeño’s spry guitar is hypnotic, while “Lumalali Limaniga” finds aching beauty in—briefly—slowing the pace.

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3:15
 
2
4:29
 
3
4:11
 
4
3:54
 
5
5:25
 
6
4:52
 
7
3:29
 
8
3:42
 
9
4:52
 
10
5:25
 
11
4:38
 
12
5:23
 

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