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  • Volume 3 [Wuzzawazee Industries, 2020] B+

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Volume 3 [Wuzzawazee Industries, 2020]
Showcasing Ethiopian Mesele Asmamaw's wah-wahing electric krar and soulful ululations, colored by American Kaethe Hostetter's five-string violin, motivated by a modest rhythm section that includes handclaps, here be the most arresting of three unobtrusively lively, fundamentally indistinguishable albums. The opening "Blen" nails that tune, the following "Somali" gives the krar room, the closing "Serg" works up some jam. Like that. B+