Eccodek / Singing In Tongues
Album: Singing In Tongues   Collection:World
Artist:Eccodek   Added:Nov 2014
Label:Big Mind  

A-File Activity
Add Date: 2019-07-30 Pull Date: 2019-10-01 Charts: Reggae/World
Week Ending: Sep 29 Sep 22 Sep 15 Sep 8 Sep 1 Aug 25 Aug 18 Aug 11
Airplays: 1 2 1 2 3 2 1 2

Recent Airplay
1. Aug 20, 2021: Old Fart At Play (rebroadcast from Aug 9, 2019)
Money Tree (Ft. Onkar Singh)
4. Sep 21, 2019: Music Casserole
My Primitive Heart (Ft. Mc Yogi)
2. Jun 15, 2021: Clean Copper Radio & Hot Topics (rebroadcast from Sep 17, 2019)
Money Tree (Ft. Onkar Singh), In My Tribe
5. Sep 17, 2019: Clean Copper Radio & Hot Topics
Money Tree (Ft. Onkar Singh), In My Tribe
3. Sep 24, 2019: Clean Copper Radio & Hot Topics
In My Tribe
6. Sep 10, 2019: Clean Copper Radio & Hot Topics
The Big Man (Ft. Meral Mert), In My Tribe

Album Review
Tom McCarter
Reviewed 2019-07-25
Reviewed: 2019-07-25
Genre: World
FCCs: none
Review: Andrew McPherson's releases gel the sounds of Africa, the Middle-East, and beyond with dub and electronica. His Eccodek project utilizes hardware and organic instruments, along with a host of guest singers.
If You Like: Anouar Brahem, Nana Vasconcelos, Codona, Fema Kuti, King Sunny Ade, Buddah Bar
Track Review (favorites denoted by *):
*81/ Village In Me – drawn out shout starts> pause> uptempo song with African hi-life groove & percussion> quick stop with echoing fade
2/ In Confidence – oud starts> midtempo song with Middle Eastern groove> fade
*3/ Singing In Tongues – percussion starts> mellow midtempo jam & song with African vibe> fade
4/ My Primitive Heart - percussion starts with echoing vocals> midtempo call & response song with chilled synth & strings> slow fade
5/ Money Tree – percussion & synth starts> uptempo jam & song with Balkan groove using heavy synth & percussion with ululating vocals> fade on vocal
**6/ The End Begins – oud starts> slow jam & song with Middle Eastern vibe> flute solo to end
***6/ In My Tribe – oud starts slow & quiet> slowly builds to uptempo jam & song> quick stop
*7/ The Big Man – kora starts> midtempo song with Japanese vibe with bells, flutes, synth, & chorus> quick fade
8/ Permission To Speak – wood flute starts> pause> slow jam with kora, flute & synths> slow fade

Track Listing
1. Village In Me   5. Money Tree (Ft. Onkar Singh)
2. In Confidence (Ft. Onkar Singh)   6. The End Begins (Ft. Meral Mert)
3. Singing In Tongues   7. In My Tribe
4. My Primitive Heart (Ft. Mc Yogi)   8. The Big Man (Ft. Meral Mert)
  9. Permission To Speak