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Probably the best video on YouTube: Idris Ackamoor and his group The Pyramids performing on TV in 1975. Check out the album Birth/Speed/Merging for some incredibly heavy spiritual jazz and circular-breathing pyrotechnics.

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The Pyramids - Otherworldly - 4 tracks from 2012 album by cosmic jazz legends, on Disko B

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The Pyramids, “Memory Ritual”

This is a track from WFMU’s #NewRekkid of the Day: PYRAMIDS Otherwordly (DiskoB) 1st since ‘77 from Idris Ackamoor’s cosmic afrojazz group.

Emanative Feat’ The Pyramids
“Hum Allah Hum Allah Hum Allah”
(Written by Pharoah Sanders)

Taken from the forthcoming album
“The Light Years Of The Darkness”
Steve Reid Foundation/Brownswood Recordings

Idris Ackamoor: Chant, Alto Saxophone & Percussion
Kenneth Nash: Chant & Percussion
Suman Joshi: Upright Bass
Nick Haward: Upright Bass
Phillip Harper: Percussion
Mally Harpaz: Percussion
Tamar Osborn: Bass Clarinet & Flute
Ben Hadwen: Tenor Saxophone
Liz Elensky: Backing Vocals
Andre Espeut: Backing Vocals
Jessica Lauren: Piano
Nick Woodmansey: Drums & Percussion

Vocals/Chant Written and Arranged by Kenneth Nash
Kenneth Nash - Kenade Music, BMI
Idris Ackamoor - Aomawa Music, BMI
Recorded by Mamiko Motto w/ Etienne Railu
All proceeds to The Steve Reid Foundation

#Stream Hum Allah Hum Allah Hum Allah by emanative



Emanative Feat’ The Pyramids “Hum Allah Hum Allah Hum Allah” (Written by Pharoah Sanders) Taken from the forthcoming album “The Light Years Of The Darkness” Steve Reid Foundation/Brownswood Recordings Idris Ackamoor: Chant, Alto Saxophone & Percussion Kenneth Nash: Chant & Percussion Suman Joshi: Upright Bass Nick Haward: Upright Bass Phillip Harper: Percussion Mally Harpaz: Percussion Tamar Osborn: Bass Clarinet & Flute Ben Hadwen: Tenor Saxophone Liz Elensky: Backing Vocals Andre Espeut: Backing Vocals Jessica Lauren: Piano Nick Woodmansey: Drums & Percussion Vocals/Chant Written and Arranged by Kenneth Nash Kenneth Nash - Kenade Music, BMI Idris Ackamoor - Aomawa Music, BMI Recorded by Mamiko Motto w/ Etienne Railu All proceeds to The Steve Reid Foundation