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Aksak Maboul

Aksak Maboul
Country
Belgium
Profile
The band formed in 1977 by Crammed Discs founder Marc Hollander and his musical partner Vincent Kenis. The aesthetics of Aksak Maboul (deconstructing and fusing many different genres, from rock, jazz, and electronics to fake African, Balkan and minimal music) can retrospectively be viewed as a blueprint for most of the music which was released by Crammed during the next two decades.
Website
http://crammed.be
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Releases on file (4)
Various Artists — Romantic Warriors II: About Rock in Opposition Various Artists — Romantic Warriors II: About Rock in Opposition
(Zeitgeist Media 2, 2012, DVD)
Various Artists — Recommended Records Sampler Various Artists — Recommended Records Sampler
(Recommended Records (RéR) ReR 25A/B, 1982/2009, 2CD)
Aksak Maboul — Un Peu de l'Âme des Bandits Aksak Maboul — Un Peu de l'Âme des Bandits
(Crammed CRAM 002, 1980/1996, CD)
Marc Hollander / Aksak Maboul — Onze Danses pour Combattre la Migraine Marc Hollander / Aksak Maboul — Onze Danses pour Combattre la Migraine
(Crammed CRAM 011, 1977/2002, CD)

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