Sinkane

Sinkane

Real Name:
Ahmed Abdullahi Gallab
Profile:
Sinkane (born Ahmed Gallab in London, England) is a musician who blends krautrock, prog rock, electronica, free jazz and funk rock with Sudanese pop. He is signed to DFA Records. Born to college professors in London, he lived in Sudan, then moved to the US when he was five, and lived for some time in Kent, Ohio followed by Columbus, Ohio. Prior to embarking on his solo career, he worked with Eleanor Friedberger, Caribou, of Montreal, Born Ruffians, and Yeasayer as a session musician. Ahmed Gallab is the Band Leader and Music Director of the Atomic Bomb! Band which plays the music of Nigerian Electro-Funk Legend William Onyeabor. The group includes David Byrne (of Talking Heads), Money Mark (of the Beastie Boys), Damon Albarn (of Blur and Gorillaz), Dev Hynes (aka Blood Orange and Lightspeed Champion), Alexis Taylor (of Hot Chip), Charles Lloyd, Amadou and Mariam, Jamie Lidell, Pharoah Sanders, Joshua Redman, among many many others.
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Sinkane Discography

Albums

Sinkane Color Voice (Album) Emergency Umbrella Records US 2008 Sell This Version
Sinkane Sinkane (Album) Emergency Umbrella Records US 2009 Sell This Version
Sinkane Mars (Album) DFA US 2012 Sell This Version
Sinkane Mean Love (Comp, Album) City Slang US 2014 Sell This Version
Sinkane Life & Livin' It (Album) City Slang Europe 2017 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Sinkane Runnin' (Single) Phonica Records Special Editions 2012 Sell This Version
Slang 50036PR Sinkane Making Time(CDr, Single, Promo) City Slang Slang 50036PR UK & Europe 2013 Sell This Version
DFA 2371 Sinkane Making Time / Warm Spell(12") DFA DFA 2371 UK 2013 Sell This Version
Slang50051LP Sinkane Jeeper Creeper(12", Ltd) City Slang Slang50051LP Germany 2013 Sell This Version
none Sinkane Warm Spell (Remixes)(4xFile, FLAC, MP3, Single) DFA none 2013
Sinkane How We Be (Single) DFA UK 2014 Sell This Version
Slang 50068 PR Sinkane Hold Tight(7", Single, W/Lbl, S/Sided, Ltd) City Slang Slang 50068 PR UK & Europe 2014 Sell This Version
Sinkane New Name (Remixes) (Single) DFA, City Slang US 2015
Sinkane x Peaking Lights Sinkane x Peaking Lights - Mean Dub (EP, Single) City Slang UK 2015 Sell This Version
OGen064 Sinkane Featuring The Charlatans / Laura Cantrell Featuring The Charlatans Sinkane Featuring The Charlatans / Laura Cantrell Featuring The Charlatans - Emilie / Emanuel(7", Single, Ltd, Yel) O Genesis OGen064 UK & Europe 2015 Sell This Version
none Sinkane Telephone(CDr, Single, Promo) City Slang none UK 2017 Sell This Version