Kongo Dia Ntotila’s 360º album gets an update with 180º The Remixes. The band’s original tribute to African dance music has the touch of labelmates Howie B, Ancient Lights and Static Cosmonaut among the remixers. Their fusion of jazz, reggae and blues is refashioned into dance-heavy grooves that utilize houseContinue Reading

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Kongo Dia Ntotila is a six-piece London-based jazz band. Their sophomore album 360º is a tribute to various styles of African dance music. The title track is an obvious ode to late Afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti with its syncopated horn stabs and James Brown hard-hitting beats. They are also inspiredContinue Reading

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