Since their success at the 2008 Radio 3 World Music Awards for their initial collaboration “Soul Science”, British guitarist and producer Justin Adams and Gambian griot and virtuoso of the African riti (one stringed fiddle), Juldeh Camara, have moved on to produce a more confident album reflecting a deeper understanding of each others music. The new album Tell No Lies, was released on May 11th and is receiving excellent reviews across the board and the album is set to be another great success. Below are some useful links:
You can download a free mp3 of Kele Kele by Justin and Juldeh at the Real World Records Site.
An excellent review of the album at Times Online
Read a review of the album over on The Guardian website.
Juldeh Camara’s MySpace page, where you can hear some of his music.
A fascinating interview with the duo on the Dirty Linen blog, including details of their upcoming world tour.
The video below is for ‘Ya Ta Kaaya’ from Justin Adams and Juldeh Camara’s Soul Science.