The third installment in Crammed Discs' awesome series of "Congotronics" releases continues in the praiseworthy path of its predecessors, delivering yet another defiantly nonacademic album of African music. Just like the first "Congotronics" album, the unfuckwithably mind-blowing Konono N°1 disc that gave the series its title, this set from the Kasai Allstars trains a sharp focus on a group of resolutely tribal musicians who have progressed their traditional music into something contemporary-sounding yet completely untouched by outside cultural influences. (The second... More >>>