INNER SYMBOLS by MO KOLOURS

SKU103683
ArtistMO KOLOURS
TitleINNER SYMBOLS
LabelFIVE EASY PIECES
Catalog #FEP 25
Genre
ReleaseWeek 26 - 2018
FormatVinyl - UKLP
Import
€ 21,50incl. VAT, excl. shipping

Tracks

  1. For Real
    https://global.vellancecdn.com/rushhour/files/tracks/i/103683_inner_symbols/1_for_real.mp3
  2. Mental Time Dub
    https://global.vellancecdn.com/rushhour/files/tracks/i/103683_inner_symbols/2_mental_time_dub.mp3
  3. Right Before My Eyes
    https://global.vellancecdn.com/rushhour/files/tracks/i/103683_inner_symbols/3_right_before_my_eyes.mp3
  4. Without Strife
    https://global.vellancecdn.com/rushhour/files/tracks/i/103683_inner_symbols/4_without_strife.mp3
  5. Fade Away
    https://global.vellancecdn.com/rushhour/files/tracks/i/103683_inner_symbols/5_fade_away.mp3
  6. Life
    https://global.vellancecdn.com/rushhour/files/tracks/i/103683_inner_symbols/6_life.mp3
  7. Real With You
    https://global.vellancecdn.com/rushhour/files/tracks/i/103683_inner_symbols/7_real_with_you.mp3
  8. Thanks And Praise
    https://global.vellancecdn.com/rushhour/files/tracks/i/103683_inner_symbols/8_thanks_and_praise.mp3
  9. We People
    https://global.vellancecdn.com/rushhour/files/tracks/i/103683_inner_symbols/9_we_people.mp3
  10. My Love Medley
    https://global.vellancecdn.com/rushhour/files/tracks/i/103683_inner_symbols/10_my_love_medley.mp3
  11. Inner Symbols
    https://global.vellancecdn.com/rushhour/files/tracks/i/103683_inner_symbols/11_inner_symbols.mp3
  12. Go To Sleep
    https://global.vellancecdn.com/rushhour/files/tracks/i/103683_inner_symbols/12_go_to_sleep.mp3
  13. Push It Now
    https://global.vellancecdn.com/rushhour/files/tracks/i/103683_inner_symbols/13_push_it_now.mp3
  14. Sacred Drums
    https://global.vellancecdn.com/rushhour/files/tracks/i/103683_inner_symbols/14_sacred_drums.mp3

Description

Anglo-Mauritian producer, singer and percussionist Joseph Deenmamode aka Mo Kolours is set to release ‘Inner Symbols’, his third solo album.“Inner symbols is a musical path that begins within, and reveals itself outwardly, only to return to the INNER. Themes are; introspection, truth, history, family, mental nature of reality, recognizing positivity, greed, honesty, unity, love, ignorance, lust, and of-course DRUMS!”
- Mo Kolours

The entire album was created on a Electro Harmonix looper using samples and live instrumentation and a Roland drum machine. Similarly his energetic, improvised live show sees tracks layered up from loops of voice, percussion and drum machine before skewing in new directions.

Raised on the traditional sega music of his father’s Indian Ocean homeland alongside records by the likes of Jimi Hendrix and Michael Jackson, Mo Kolours adds hip hop, dub, soul and other electronic styles to his individual sound. His approach could find him placed alongside Madlib or The Gaslamp Killer but he would be equally happy in the company of James Blake, Erykah Badu, Theo Parrish or Moodymann.

Along with Reginald Omas Mamode IV, Jeen Bassa, Henry Wu, Al Dobson Jr and Tenderlonious; he’s helped forge in the 22a co-operative that The FADER calls “a kaleidoscopic patchwork of hip-hop, house, and groove investigations bound by one thread: a timeless belief in rhythm as a universal language”.