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Tuesday, November 04, 2008

Anne Dudley & Jaz Coleman - Songs From The Victorious City



Songs From The Victorious City (a unique collaboration) is an album in the world music genre written by Anne Dudley (English Orchestra composer /member of Art Of Noise) and Jaz Coleman (composer / producer / singer for Killing Joke).

On this release, eastern melodies are played by a large cast of actual Egyptian players in Cairo using modern and traditional instruments. The end result was then taken to a studio in London, where Dudley and Coleman added their own touches to create this very rich, full collection of songs.


Year of Release: 1990
Label: China Records
Genre: World Music

Track List
1. The Awakening
2. Endless Festival
3. Minarets and Memories
4. Force And Fire
5. Habebe
6. Ziggarats Of Cinnamon
7. Hannah
8. The Conqueror
9. A Survivor's Tale
10. In A Timeless Place


Bonus time...
I am also including the Ziggarats Of Cinnamon CD single.

Track List
1. The Cinnamon Love Mix
2. Cinnamon Love (7" edit)
3. Techno Pharoah Mix
4. Ziggarats of Cinnamon (LP version)
5. Habebe

Download: Songs From The Victorious City
Download size: 57 MB zip file

3 comments:

Zer0_II said...

Thanks PC. I'm always on the lookout for new music from around the world, especially eastern and western fusion. This sounds very interesting.

Neu Mejican said...

Great stuff.
I used to have this, but it was in a large collection I had stolen back about '93. It'll be nice to hear it again.

Anonymous said...

thanks ... i am looking for this for many years... you are great!!!