Archach

Side A 
Track 1
Track 2
Track 3

Side B
Track 4
Track 5

Who wants to hear an Amazigh futurist ensemble actively big-upping Souss region traditional rhythms (i.e. ahwach) while presenting their music in a context of more cosmopolitan practices? I do. These guys have been doing it for decades with much success. They have made many, many records. Bliss out to tracks 1, 3 and 4 right now.



6 responses to “Archach”

  1. Hammer says:

    Hell yeah, babe. The best cassette by Archach from the early 90’s. This was also released as a CD in 1990. The album’s titled: Al-Amber.
    Track-list:

    Face-A:
    1.) La-Amber.
    2.) Ahyaw Ayayiss.
    3.) Ansa’het.

    Face-B:
    1.) Sidi Hammou.
    2.) Mansoul Ayghaman.
    3.) Tamssousset.*

    Note: *the last track is a separate one.

    Rite awn!

    H.H.

  2. Mr Tear says:

    Thanks for this one Brian. I love a bit of Archach. You can find more (one earlier and one later) over here:

    http://snapcrackleandpops.blogspot.co.uk/search/label/Archach

    And also come over and check out Izmaz:

    http://snapcrackleandpops.blogspot.co.uk/2012/04/izmaz.html

  3. Trevor says:

    This is reaaaaally good. Love your blog, keep up the good work :)

  4. David says:

    Great album – loved this! Keep ’em coming!!

  5. ob pond says:

    wow track 1 ! ! ! !

  6. Anonymous says:

    Love love love

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