The Shaolin Afronauts

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The Shaolin Afronauts are an Adelaide-based instrumental afrobeat band that is styled after Fela Kuti's Africa 70 band and Sun Ra. Their music incorporates elements of avant-garde jazz, soul and traditional African and Cuban percussive rhythms. Founded in 2008 out of a fascination with Afrobeat and creative improvised music the band began their life as a support for The Transatlantics before branching out to play their own shows. Over the course of the next few months, the group solidified with a core of twelve band members and expanded their repertoire of original songs.
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Albums

The Shaolin Afronauts - Flight Of The Ancients album art Shaolin Afronauts* Flight Of The Ancients (Album) Freestyle Records (2) UK 2011 Sell This Version
The Shaolin Afronauts - Quest Under Capricorn album art The Shaolin Afronauts Quest Under Capricorn (Album) Freestyle Records (2) UK 2012 Sell This Version
The Shaolin Afronauts - Follow The Path album art The Shaolin Afronauts Follow The Path (Album) Freestyle Records (2) UK 2014 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

FSR091 The Shaolin Afronauts - Journey Through Time album art The Shaolin Afronauts Journey Through Time(12") Freestyle Records (2) FSR091 Australia 2011 Sell This Version
FSR098 The Shaolin Afronauts - Brooklyn album art The Shaolin Afronauts Brooklyn(12", Ltd, Num) Freestyle Records (2) FSR098 UK 2012 Sell This Version
FSR101 The Shaolin Afronauts - Ojo Abameta album art The Shaolin Afronauts Ojo Abameta(12") Freestyle Records (2) FSR101 UK 2014 Sell This Version