The making of the album ‘Seed’

Afro Celt Sound System

On their fourth album, Afro Celt Sound System deliver a more organic sound with greater emphasis on real instruments and song craft. There are also diverse new elements in the mix, such as a flamenco guitar and Brazilian vocals. Seed also marks the emergence of Afro Celts as fully-formed songwriters.

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