bengatronics – the research & development of benga music
bengatronics is a cocktail of authentic folk, dance, electronic and experimental fusion from the East of Africa. bengatronics is a journey to discovering a future sound, from the intersection of Benga music and Electronics. It borrows heavily from authentic benga styles but introduces digital influences such as real-time remixing, sampling, and improvisation of arrangements in a live performance setting. The bengatronics sound collective is part of a larger momentum developing authentic East African Dance Music rooted in the musical culture and traditions of the region.
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