Attica Blues Albums
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Recent Attica Blues NewsArchie Shepp Attica Blues Orchestra Live CD Out in January - Thu, 14 Nov 2013
On Jan. 14, the Archie Shepp Attica Blues Orchestra will release I Hear the Sound , a live album recorded Sept. 9, 2012 at the Jazz à La Villette Festival, June 14 2013 at CNCDC de Châteauvallon and on June17 2013 at Les Nuits de Fourvière Festival, all in France.
AUDIO: Archie Shepp re-records Attica Blues - Thu, 21 Nov 2013
US musician Archie Shepp speaks to the Today programme about the updated version of his album Attica Blues, first inspired by the prison riots of 1971.
Archie Shepp And The Attica Blues Orchestra Barbican Centre, London EC1 - Tue, 26 Nov 2013
On September 9 1971, in direct response to their conditions of incarceration and the murder of the inspirational Soledad Brother writer George Jackson in California's San Quentin Prison, the prisoners of Attica jail in New York State rebelled and took 42 prison staff hostage.
Morning Star :: Horns of plenty - Fri, 29 Nov 2013
Apart from the great Archie Shepp and his Attica Blues Orchesta at the Barbican, the opener at the Royal Festival Hall had to be one of the most inspirational of the festival.
Archie Shepp Attica Blues Orchestra, Barbican Hall - music review - Mon, 25 Nov 2013
As jazz icons go, burly US saxophone veteran Archie Shepp is one of the real deals, with a worthy back-story of post-Coltrane achievement and early civil rights involvement. He deserves every ounce of the success he's having lately with an orchestral and choral project dedicated to the victims of one of the bloodiest uprisings in American prison history.
Related Information for Attica Blues» Attica Blues were a 90’s trip-hop band, with a trademark sound including downtempo yet funky rhythms, obscure jazz samples and soulful female vocals. Their sound was a perfect mixture of past and actual sounds.The band was formed in 1993 by Tony Nwachukwu and Charlie Dark. Charlie Dark was a part time journalist and DJ and had been approached by James Lavelle to produce and engineer tracks for his Mo Wax record label.
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