100% of net proceeds from the album will go towards Nepal Earthquake reconstruction efforts. Please support the artists as well by purchasing their albums.
Produced by: Alejandro Sánchez-Samper & Mariano Abello
Thanks to Mariano Abello, Director of the Kathmandu Jazz Conservatory for his help with this project. Without him, none of this album would have been possible.
Special thanks to Vintage King Audio, Sounddevices and Mojave Audio for their support.
Recorded in August 2011 in Kathmandu, Nepal
Videos at www.youtube.com/siganepal
released November 22, 2011
1974 AD is Adrian Pradhan - vocals, Manoj Kumar K.C. - guitars, Nirakar Yakthumba - bass, Sanjay Shrestha - drums and percussion
Kutumba is Arun Manandhar - tungna & arbajo, Kiran Nepali - sarangi, Pavit Maharjan - percussion, Raju Maharjan - percussion, Rubin Kumar Shrestha - flute, Siddharta Maharjan - percussion and effects
Anonymous Who is Aid Ray - vocals, Yama Buddha - vocals, Nishanta Gauchan - beatbox
Subani Moktan- vocals, guitar & piano
Mukti is Roshan Sharma - chaturangi, Umesh Pandit - bansuri, Navaraj Gurung - tabla
URjazz is Mariano Abello - saxophone, Roshan Sharma - chaturangi, Navaraj Gurung - tabla, Rishav Acharya - drums, Bijent Bikram Shah - bass, Bishwa Nepali - vocals
Mayo & Ashesh are Mayo Shimonishi - piano, Ashesh Rai - tabla,
Vajra is Santosh Bhukta Shrestha - esraj, Suresh Raj Bachracharya - sarod, Bidur Rajkarikuar - tabla
Recording engineers: Alejandro Sánchez-Samper, Coleton Paskert, Manzil Kumar KC
Production Assistant: Tobay “Shanti” Gurung
Eric Schilling-Nepali Ho
Matt Baltrucki-Song of the Mountain, Thais for Tangos, Reinvention #13 in A minor, Vidhea, Durga I & II, and Divine Grace.
Alejandro Sánchez-Samper- Jati Maya, Freedom, Planet Nepal, Brick City and New Folder.
Mastering: Bob Katz
Artwork: Krishna Thing
Graphic Design: Stephen Cooper
Photography: Alejandro Sánchez-Samper
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