- 6 years ago
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Voodoo Drums: Drummers Of The Societe Absolument Guinin, Dr John, Xavier cugat, Jobelou, Robert Drasnin and more.
From bluesman Robert Johnson purportedly selling his soul to the devil at the crossroads to the entrancing dance music of A Guy Called Gerald's Voodoo Ray and beyond, the magico-religious themes of 'Voodoo', or Vodou as it is known in Haiti, have cropped up again and again throughout the history of music. But what defines a 'Voodoo' track and are its traditions still in songs being released today? Tom Bonnett takes a journey into black magic in Voodoo on Vinyl.