Debut album from Bay Area producers Eliot Bates and Dan Fries. Featuring an all-star cast of Bay area performers, the tracks blend Middle Eastern, Spanish, North Indian, and Punjabi styles with trance techno, downtempo, and bhangra production ethos.
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Morning of Radiance
miq cd010: 2002, CD-R, ??:??
Eliot Bates: oud, electric oud, vocals, suleng, bass, robab, beats and atmospheres, korg mono/poly, whooshes, assorted percussion
Dan Fries: flamenco guitar, les paul guitar, bass, sitar, sarod, pipa, robab, throat singing, electronic treatments, palmas, bells, assorted percussion, found objects
also featuring Ladi Dell'aira, Tina Bogiages, Patricia Velasquez, Roberto Zamora, Tobias Roberson, David Aue, and Lila Sklar
- Morning of Radiance
- Dağlara Gel/Venga a la Sierra
- Mithras Melted
- Pipa in the House
- Winter Moon
- Segah Oud Taksim
- Koalas at Work
- Radiance before Dawn