Apr 21, 2008, 6:49 AM
According to information sent to Entertainment recently, one of Senegalese band called Baatin Band is currently in the country for a musical concert. The band is expected to perform live today at the
Baatin Band was founded by young musicians from
The Band decided to relocate to Casamance and then The Gambia in order to make better research and fuse the Southern rhythms into their nascent Afro-Fusion-Rhythms, a cocktail of sounds and rhythms from the sub-region captured through modern and traditional instruments.
Baatin, as its name suggests, is on a permanent quest for the essence that structures music and allow the fusion of melodies and rhythms from different origins. Their distinctive African rhythmic patterns had brought a unique flavor to their compositions.