The message is crystal clear: The Pyramids intended to create Liberation Music wholly inspired in the origins of African art…don’t expect your grandmother’s Spiritual Jazz.
Since forming the Pyramids in the early 1970s, Idris Ackamoor has crafted a body of work fusing spiritual jazz with Afrobeat and lyrical mysticism with social justice. After studying with the late […]
In the early 1970s, bandleader Idris Ackamoor formed the Pyramids, blazing a trail that united psychedelia, soul, and jazz, and began to travel the world. The group started in Ohio, […]
Welcome to the fourth episode of Aquarium Drunkard’s Transmissions podcast , our recurring series of in-depth conversations and unexpected sounds.. On this week’s episode, we’re splitting our time with two unique artists. Up first […]