Solomento play an uplifting World fusion, East African vocals and rhythms with a Latin/Ska ‘Caribbean’ backbeat.
Solomento ‘Sol-o-mento’ perform their ‘acoustic’ set using traditional Cuban and Mento instrumentation with baselines driven by double bass and or Marimbula. Playing all original material, their unique ‘Solo-sound’ is warm, groovy, happy and engaging.
“spontaneous, joyful, uplifting and infectious” “irresistible rhythms and sound”
Working with singer wanje luckie we now mix up big East African sounds with a Latin – Ska back-beat. Vocals are in Giryama, Kiswahili and English. The set is made up of entirely original material.