Chicago Afrobeat Project

Chicago Afrobeat Project Releases New CD "Nyash UP!" on 2/26/13

Afrobeat gets a new twist on February 26, 2013 when genre veteran Chicago Afrobeat Project releases its fourth studio effort Nyash UP! on its own label, CAbP Music.

Nyash UP! showcases the band mashing songs from Radiohead and Fugazi with Fela Kuti, while also completely reinterpreting songs from R&B legend Marvin Gaye, Brazilian superstar Ceu, rock powerhouse System of a Down, electronic pioneers 808 State, free jazz group The Vandermark 5, and rock groups Led Zeppelin and Talking Heads.