Bonobo ‎– Black Sands

Ninja Tune ‎– ZEN140
2 × Vinyl, LP, Album, Limited Edition, 180g

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A1 Prelude
Piano, Double Bass, Harmonium – Simon Green (2)Violin – Mike Simmonds
A2 Kiara
Violin – Mike Simmonds
A3 Kong
Bass, Keyboards, Guitar – Simon Green (2)
A4 Eyesdown
Featuring, Written-By – Andreya TrianaHarp – Simon Green (2)
B1 El Toro
Bass, Guitar [Nylon], Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes] – Simon Green (2)Flute, Saxophone – Mike LesirgeTrombone – Alan HardimanTrumpet – Ryan JacobViolin, Viola – Mike Simmonds
B2 We Could Forever
Bass, Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes], Harmonium – Simon Green (2)
B3 1009
C1 All In Forms
Guitar, Keyboards, Bass – Simon Green (2)
C2 The Keeper
Bass, Guitar, Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes] – Simon Green (2)Vocals [Featuring], Written-by – Andreya Triana
C3 Stay The Same
Bass, Guitar [Nylon], Keyboards, Musical Box – Simon Green (2)Saxophone – Jack Willey*Vocals [Featuring], Written-by – Andreya Triana
D1 Animals
Double Bass, Keyboards, Guitar – Simon Green (2)Drums – Graham FoxSaxophone, Bass Clarinet – Tom Chant
D2 Black Sands
Double Bass, Guitar [Nylon], Mandolin, Harmonium, Piano, Xylophone – Simon Green (2)Drums – Jack Baker (2)Flute, Clarinet – Mike LesirgeTrombone – Alan HardimanTrumpet – Ryan JacobViolin – Mike Simmonds

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Contains download code for the MP3 version of this release.
Printed innersleeves with graphics and credits.
180gram vinyl pressing.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Label Code: LC-12885
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout groove Side A): ZEN 140 A' MPO THE SOUNDMASTERS
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout groove Side B): ZEN 140 B' MPO THE SOUNDMASTERS
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout groove Side C): ZEN 140 C' MPO THE SOUNDMASTERS
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout groove Side D): ZEN 140 D' MPO THE SOUNDMASTERS
  • Barcode: 5 021392 584188
  • Barcode (String): 5021392584188

Other Versions (5 of 14) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
ZENCD140 Bonobo Black Sands(CD, Album) Ninja Tune ZENCD140 UK, Europe & US 2010 Sell This Version
BARCODE14CD Bonobo Black Sands(CD, Album, Dig) Barcode Records BARCODE14CD Poland 2010 Sell This Version
ZENCD140 Bonobo Black Sands(CD, Album, Unofficial, Dig) Ninja Tune (2) ZENCD140 Russia Unknown Sell This Version
5903111340995, NOPAPERRECORDS2016 Bonobo Black Sands(CD, Album, RE, Dig) Ninja Tune, No Paper Records 5903111340995, NOPAPERRECORDS2016 Poland 2016 Sell This Version
ZENDNL140, ZENDNL 140 Bonobo Black Sands(12xFile, MP3, Album, 320) Ninja Tune, Ninja Tune ZENDNL140, ZENDNL 140 UK 2010


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May 25, 2017

Great Artist of our Time!
Timeless Beats and very playful Sound, best for waking up at Morning


May 21, 2017
there is something very special about this album the layers are amazing only negative i can think of its a little flat sounding in places , one of my fave albums of the genre


March 16, 2016
Has anyone else found that side D is pressed slightly off centre making it "wow" quite badly?


December 31, 2015
How is it ltd ? +2500 have...


May 11, 2015

Nice laid back listen.
Great sound quality.
A good one for the collection.


February 27, 2013
Sounds glorious on vinyl. Noticing all the little details I missed before. 10/10