KEXP Suggests Bole2Harlem!

Photo courtesy of Bole2Harlem

“This New York-based project led by producer/percussionist David Schommer combines various Ethiopian styles with hip hop, funk, electronic, reggae, rai and more for some fresh and distinctive dance-friendly songs.” – Don Yates

Volume 1 is available now. Download a song from the new record…

Amet Bale – (MP3)

Learn more about Bole2Harlem.

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  1. Marena Wotete
    Posted November 17, 2006 at 1:43 pm | Permalink

    I am the Biggest fan of your station!!! You guys have the BEST World Music!!! And have discovered many new Music for my collection!! I Love this new Band “Bole2Harlem” would love to hear more of them right here on KEXP? I’m always tuned to your station.

    Keep it coming!


  2. KEXP
    Posted November 17, 2006 at 6:29 pm | Permalink

    Thanks so much Marena! We’re really lucky to have DJs like Jon and Darek. Thanks for listening. – Andrew

  3. Posted November 20, 2006 at 4:27 pm | Permalink

    I am interviewing David Schommer from Bole2Harlem tomorrow afternoon. Look for it to be posted on our website by December 8th, the date that their new album comes out. You can listen to our phone conversation and get tid bits about the band!

  4. Marena
    Posted November 30, 2006 at 4:44 am | Permalink

    Great! I look forward listning to the interview! As an Ethiopian fan I also would like to learn more about the artist who’s involved on this great Album. Specially Tigist and Maki… I found Maki’s myspace page… you can contact him there!

    Peace and love,


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