Don't Shoot the Messengers!

Truth and the Studio-Instrument

Submitted by Ernesto A. Alvarez on Sunday, 10/3/2010, at 8:00 PM

Although the instances of Congotronics and Graceland are different in their ultimate result, both stand to reveal a ubiquitous attraction to native African music and its raw and soulful sound. Despite this almost superficial commonality, though, Congotronics and Graceland stand a world apart—quite literally.