Sierra Leone Refugee All Stars continue to inspire musicians around the world. We previously published details of a collaboration with Chris Valens, now they receive the remix treatment from DJ Logic. Read full article for your free track.
A long time fan of Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars, DJ, turntablist and producer DJ Logic has taken five tracks from the band's acclaimed 2010 release Rise & Shine and reworked the original session files into a set of funky, dubbed out remixes.
As the founder of Project Logic and frequent collaborator with jazz and rock artists such as Vernon Reid, John Mayer, Medeski Martin & Wood, Jack Johnson, Christian McBride, Carley Simon and more, DJ Logic established himself as one of the go to DJs for live band collaboration. His improvisational approach to composition and production is captured on more than 8 albums under the Project Logic or DJ Logic name.
"The ability of music to transcend borders and cultures is one of its most powerful characteristics. Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars have literally survived through their struggles because of this, and I am honored to be part of this great remix." - DJ Logic
Cumbancha are giving away one of the tracks, click here for the free Muloma Remix. This is a digital only release and you can get all the tracks from the Sierra Leone Refugee All Stars official website. The Sierra Leone Refugee All Stars are playing the free festival of African Music : Africa Oye in Liverpool's Sefton Park on 18th and 19th