Hector Zazou, Reivaxau Bongo

Neal Pollack

By Neal Pollack

on 04.22.11 in Reviews

French composer Zazou is sort of like Alan Lomax meets Franz Kafka. He collects music from the most obscure parts of the world and fuses it into something both absurd and eerily beautiful. This album mixes European avant-garde film music with African tribal rhythms to great effect.