“Each track reminded me of a different era within the city. Its rhythms and patterns all setting the landscape of each story being told.”
“DC-based Music Collective Crank LuKongo has gotten the ball rolling in a major way. Their new album Born Again is the jam session and history lesson you’ve been missing in your life.”
Go-Go Roots Music
An African Worldbeat Perspective
Crank LuKongo is a African Worldbeat musical collection, akin to a D.C. Go-Go rhythmic foundation infused with elements of Progressive Soul, Jazz, Reggae, Blues, Rock, Afro-Beat, Folk, and Hip-Hop. In 2014 Crank LuKongo was conceived and produced in Washington, D.C. by percussionist, drummer, songwriter, and actor, *Matt "Swamp Guinee" Miller of Pure Light Seed, Bambu Station, Junior Marvin's Wailers, Thievery Corporation, and The Addison Brothers Quintet.
About the Band
*Matt Miller (Swamp Guinee), is a multi-genre, world-traveled musician, recording artist, songwriter, actor, instructor and youth mentor from Washington, D.C.
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