Podcast: Rebel Passport at AME with Bulimundo

Author: Marco Canepari

Rhythm Passport holders welcome to an exciting episode of the Rebel Passport podcast!

In today’s episode, we have a very special treat for you. We had the privilege of sitting down with the legendary band Bulimundo during the Atlantic Music Expo in Praia, back in April.

Joining us for this interview are the iconic bassist Silva, the talented keyboard player Duka, and their manager Paulo. Together, we dived deep into the rich history of Bulimundo as they celebrated their remarkable 40th anniversary. We explored the significance of their music and its enduring impact on the Cape Verdean music scene.

But that’s not all. We also took a captivating journey into the world of funanà, the vibrant genre that Bulimundo is renowned for. Discovered the cultural importance of funanà for Cape Verde and the role it plays in shaping the musical landscape of the region.

Get ready for an insightful conversation filled with the legends of African music…

Track list:

  1. Bulimundo – Ben Di Fora
  2. Bulimundo – Tera bufa
  3. Bulimundo – Compasso Pilon
  4. Bulimundo – Pé di Pedra
  5. Bulimundo – To Martins
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