Track listing

 

Matt Dacso tenor saxophone

Zakes Gwaze guitar

Brian Nyakurukwa bass

Lekofi Sejeso electric piano

Andrew Chinganga alto saxophone

Arthur “Makhwenkwe” mengwe  drums

Dingalo Mpolaise percussion

 

 

Matt Dacso (comp/arr)

01  Pulse of the Kalahari 2:56

feat. Andrew Chinganga alto saxophone

 

Zakes Gwaze (comp), Matt Dacso (arr)

02  Wander 4:12

 

Zakes Gwaze (comp/arr)

03  Khola 4:52

feat. Andrew Chinganga alto saxophone

 

Matt Dacso (comp/arr)

04  Lobola 5:17

feat. Andrew Lienhard piano

John Metcalfe percussion

 

Zakes Gwaze (comp/arr)

05  Hikoloko 5:20

 

Matt Dacso (comp/arr)

06  Tune for Miriam 4:14

 

Matt Dacso (comp/arr)

07  Sunday Breeze 5:00

feat. Andrew Lienhard piano

 

Zakes Gwaze (comp/arr)

08  Zakes’ Feelings 6:01

feat. Lamech Nwako electric piano

Andrew Lienhard piano

 

John Selolwane (comp/arr)

09  Naledi 5:35

feat. John Selolwane lead guitar

 

Matt Dacso (comp/arr)

10  No Longer Strangers 5:23

 

Zakes Gwaze (comp/arr)

11  Early Love 5:44

feat. Andrew Chinganga soprano saxophone

 

Matt Dacso (comp/arr)

12  Now’s the Time 5:52

 

Matt Dacso (comp/arr)

13  Funkganga 5:11

feat. Andrew Lienhard piano

John Metcalfe percussion

 

Matt Dacso (comp/arr)

14  Otse Jive 3:37

feat. Andrew Chinganga alto saxophone

CREDITS

 

Recorded at Botswanacraft Studio in Gaborone, Botswana, except tracks 4, 7, 8, 13: recorded at Tracks Studios in Gaborone, Botswana. All tracks mixed at Wire Road Studios in Houston TX

Cover photos Khwezi Nsibande

 

Recording dates

March 2019 — Tracks 1, 5, 6, 11, 14

June 2017 — Tracks 2, 3, 9, 10, 12,

March 2013 — Tracks 4, 7, 8, 13

 

Recording Session Producer Matt Dacso

Mixing Andy Bradley

 

Recording Session Engineers

David “Skizo” Molosi (on tracks 4, 7, 8, 13), Maleho Makgothi & Kopano “Berry Bone” Boduwe (all other tracks)

 

 

Executive Producer Bob Lord

 

Executive A&R Sam Renshaw

A&R Director Brandon MacNeil

A&R Morgan Santos

 

VP, Audio Production Jeff LeRoy

Audio Director Lucas Paquette

Mastering Shaun Michaud

 

VP, Design & Marketing Brett Picknell

Art Director Ryan Harrison

Design Edward A. Fleming

Publicity Patrick Niland, Sara Warner

 

 

 

 

 

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