Out in some alternate universe, where old songs float around in space, there is a bridge that links Talking Heads ' "I Zimbra" to the same band's "Born Under Punches. Whether or not Descloux 's severe yet foreseeable change in approach had anything to do with Talking Heads ' own development is not widely known.
It is known that she had become inspired by the traditional world music released on France's Ocora label, and in she took drummer Bill Perry down to Nassau to record Pretender - Madonna - Like A Virgin (Reissue) Compass Point, where she was aided by a Mister Soweto - Lizzy Mercier Descloux - Mambo Nassau of people, including keyboard wiz, arranger, and -- ding ding!
The intent was to incorporate African elements into Descloux 's existing vibrant mix of arty funk, disco, and film music, and the result was an album that nearly rivals just about any other rhythmically inventive release that came from the rock world at the time.
Naturally, Mambo Nassau is even more adventurous than Press Color. The instrumental setup -- with the exception of some of the percussion -- is completely Western and rock-oriented, with Badarou 's excitable synthesizer often figuring prominently, whether churning out squiggled melodies or affecting the mood of the song with sensitive accents.
The interplay between all of the instruments is positively acrobatic, including off-kilter time-keeping, wriggling guitars, and plump basslines that seem to twist in place.
Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Mister Soweto - Lizzy Mercier Descloux - Mambo Nassau All Posts. Styles Post-Punk Experimental.
Playful Summer Imagination Partying. Track Listing. Lady O K'pele. Lizzy Mercier Descloux. Room Mate. Sports Spootnicks. Milk Sheik. Nino Rota. Funky Stuff. Slipped Disc. It's Sort of You. Bim Bam Boum. Five Troubles Mambo. Les Baisers D'amants. Mister Soweto. Sun Is Shining. Bob Marley. Corpo Molli Pau Duro. Don't You Try to Stop Me. Payola Lizzy Mercier Descloux. Milk Sheik Nino Rota. Maita Lizzy Mercier Descloux.
Mister Soweto Lizzy Mercier Descloux. Sun Is Shining Bob Marley.
Perpetual Black Second - Meshuggah - Nothing, Out Of Nowhere - Charlie Parker - Il Leggendario Bird, Сердце Девушки - Петр Деметр - Цыганские Песни П. С. Деметра, Intro - Protest - Натиск, When Ive Done - Pascal von Wroblewsky - Give And Take