Tag Archives: Splice Sessions

Splice Sessions – Senegalese Makossa (WAV)

By | April 14, 2024

  Publisher: Splice Sessions Website: splice.com Format: WAV Quality: 24 bit 44.1 kHz stereo Description: Recorded at La Boutique Studio in Dakar and produced by Pape Armand Boye, this package is a deep dive into the infectious makossa style. These bright, cheerful sounds, born in Cameroon, are designed to get people moving. This style features strong electric bass… Read More »

Splice Sessions – Afro Trap (WAV)

By | April 6, 2024

  Publisher: Splice Sessions Website: splice.com Format: WAV Quality: 24 bit 44.1 kHz stereo Description: Ismaila Talla, aka Iss814, returns for his third package with Splice Sessions. Taking influences from all over West Africa and mixing them with elements of Western trap and hip-hop, he creates his own world. It is marked by emotional, ethereal melodies and vibrant… Read More »

Splice Sessions – Dakar Street Percussion (WAV)

By | April 4, 2024

  Publisher: Splice Sessions Website: splice.com Format: WAV Quality: 24 bit 44.1 kHz stereo Description: This edition of Sessions was recorded on location in Dakar with producer and recording artist, Iss 814, to capture the sounds of nature and city life in Dakar. We recorded the sounds of city streets, street performers, and found sound percussion created by… Read More »

Splice Sessions – West African Meditations (WAV)

By | March 31, 2024

  Publisher: Splice Sessions Website: splice.com Format: WAV Quality: 16/24 bit 44.1 kHz stereo Description: This episode of Splice Sessions offers a unique and uplifting look at meditative sounds. Recorded and produced at La Boutique Studios Dakar by Pape Armand Boyer, this collection of folk instruments and smooth musical passages features West African rhythms, vocals and instruments such… Read More »

Splice Sessions – Senegalese Soukous (WAV)

By | February 20, 2024

  Publisher: Splice Sessions Website: splice.com Format: WAV Quality: 24 bit 44.1 kHz stereo Description: Soukous is a style of African popular music characterized by syncopated rhythms and intricate, contrasting guitar melodies. It originated in the Democratic Republic of Congo, known as Zaire, in the 1970s, when the genre emerged and spread throughout Africa and France. Content :… Read More »

Splice Sessions – Afro Psychedelia (WAV)

By | December 16, 2023

  Publisher: Splice Sessions Website: splice.com Format: WAV Quality: 24 bit 44.1 kHz stereo Description: Afro Psychedelia is a subgenre of music that was exported from African culture, reworked in the West, and then re-imported back to Africa, where it was taken to a whole new level. Blues and rock originated in Africa, but took on new forms… Read More »

Splice Sessions – Senegalese Reggae (WAV)

By | March 20, 2023

  Publisher : Splice Sessions Website : splice.com Format : WAV Quality : 24 bit 44.1 kHz stereo Description : Created by Pape Armand Boye at La Boutique Studios in Dakar, this set brings together some of the best African reggae artists to showcase the genre’s Senegalese style . Processed with Roland Space Echos and others, this pack comes close to the classic sound of… Read More »