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Santuri on Santuri

The first fruits of the Santuri recording sessions held in Kenya last year have been released on vinyl in the UK and Europe via Highlife Recordings / Huntleys and Palmers. The digital release is coming soon, but meanwhile, the 12inch, released as a part of the Highlife World Series, is available at most respectable dance music stores around Europe. The record features  3 tracks – two by the young sensations Sarabi (Fire and Koko’s Vibration) and one by Makadem (Salaam).


Here are some responses to to the release from renowned DJs:


“Amazing as always! Koko’s Vibration is a such a tune!
Full support from Mawimbi Crew”
rating: 5/5


tony thorpe
all over the world / studio rockers records
“loving this summer vibes coming on will drop Koko’s
Vibration on my next Hoxton Radio show”
rating: 5/5


Florian Obkircher
London / Groove Magzaine
“stunningly beautiful”


Detroit Swindle
Amsterdam /
“really cool stuff guys!”
rating: 4/5


sub club glasgow /
“these are great….my first 5 stars in a long while”
favourite track: Koko’s Vibration
rating: 5/5


Per Bojsen-Moller
London / Little White Earbuds
“Amazing. Loving these cuts; something for the dance
floor and beyond.”

Andrew Ryce
Vancouver, BC, Canada / ResidentAdvisor / Little White Earbuds / FACT
favourite track: Koko’s Vibration
rating: 4/5


Mike Grant
Greater Detroit /
“outstanding, nice to hear some original material from
the region, cant’ wait to play it out!”
favourite track: Salaam
rating: 4/5

Thristian bPm
Boiler Room / NTS Radio / and
“yes, yes, yes, big up!”
rating: 4/5


Tim Sweeney
WNYU 89.1FM New York City /
“Love this”
favourite track: Koko’s Vibration
rating: 5/5


Freerange Records /
“Salaam is just lovely! Going to be playing this one out a
lot. nice one”
favourite track: Salaam
rating: 4/5


laurent garnier
DJ everywhere – & PBB online Radio (24/7) / www:laurentgarnier:com
“Pure African beauty
Loooove this ………..
favourite track: Koko’s Vibration
rating: 4/5

Innervisions / Berlin /
“salaam is soooo good!!! can’t wait to give it a proper
play in the club. thanks for the music!!!”
favourite track: Salaam
rating: 5/5

The Revenge
Glasgow /
“Superb. Salaam is so heavy.”
favourite track: Salaam
rating: 4/5


Alex from Tokyo
NYC. Tokyo /
“3 great modern Kenyan house grooves!”
favourite track: Fire (Sam Jones Mix)
rating: 4/5






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