AZMARI, AZMARI
a snarky musical journey
between funk, psychedelic grooves, afrobeat, ethiojazz and dub
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ABOUT US

Created in Brussels in 2015, Azmari is a twisting musical journey that fuses ethiojazz, psychgroove, funk and dub. Azmari draw on influences including Mulatu Astatke, ...

An Azmari, literally "one who praises" in Amharic, is an Ethiopian singer-musician, comparable to the European bard or the West African griot ...

Heavely influenced by the Ethiopiques, ten days performing in Istanbul opened the band's ears to the turkish sound and rythm from the 60's. ...



MEMBERS

Niels
D'haegeleer

the « Inspector », a bass player who reaches for incredible heights and with bewitching pulsations.

Basile
Bourtembourg

the « Sultan » with silver fingers, keyboard and tiger balm.

Arthur
Ancion

the « Daddy », the drummer with wild rhythms and a golden mustache.

Jean Georges
Demeijer

aka « Jojo », the grandpa, the percussionist who collects hats and bizarre instruments.

Ambroos
De Schepper

alias the « Creator », alto sax and flute, the magician of hypnosis.

Mattéo
Badet

alias the « Mammouth », turkish kaval, tenor and baritone sax, a real wizard of breath.

MEMBERS

Niels
D'haegeleer

the « Inspector », a bass player who reaches for incredible heights and with bewitching pulsations.

Basile
Bourtembourg

the « Sultan » with silver fingers, keyboard and tiger balm.

Arthur
Ancion

the « Daddy », the drummer with wild rhythms and a golden mustache..

Jean Georges
Demeijer

aka « Jojo », the grandpa, the percussionist who collects hats and bizarre instruments.

Ambroos
De Schepper

alias the « Creator », alto sax and flute, the magician of hypnosis..

Mattéo
Badet

alias the « Mammouth », turkish kaval, tenor and baritone sax, a real wizard of breath..


SHOWS

PLAYLIST

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BERLIN・GERMANY

infomagnificentmusic[dot]de

Alex


HOLLAND・BELGIUM

jonas.felesmusicgmail[dot]com

Jonas


BRUSSELS・WALLONIE

infochouetteasbl[dot]be

Stan


Other countries

arthur.anciongmail[dot]com

Arthur

PRESS

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