Swipe

Twist And Shout

This album records a mystic standoff between Shahzad Ismaily on drums and NiƱo Lento es Fuego on electric guitar, featuring hypnotic synth storms and spiritual beats brewed into a heavy healing trance. "It was like having that conversation that we never really had, " says NiƱo Lento es Fuego (a.k.a guitarist Camilo Rodriguez), "'cause he's shy, and me too." NiƱo Lento and Shahzad Ismaily - multi-instrumentalist, producer and studio owner - have been circling each other for years. They are both legendary players and leaders in their own right who have built many musical worlds in Brooklyn. Ismaily records and performs with artists such as Laurie Anderson, Lou Reed, Tom Waits, Laura Veirs, Sam Amidon, Ceramic Dog, Secret Chiefs 3, John Zorn, Will Oldham and Nels Cline. Rodriguez is a NY-based guitarist and percussionist who co-founded Combo Chimbita, M.A.K.U Soundsystem, Bulla en el Barrio, and Carolina Oliveros y la NaciĆ³n along with fellow Colombians in New York. He also performs with La Cumbiamba eNeYĆ©, where he first met Ismaily. On September 22, 2022, Figure & Ground releases Ahora Contra el Resto de los Tiempos, Vol. 1, an exploratory and improvisational project comprising six original tracks composed in real time by Shahzad Ali Ismaily (drums) and NiƱo Lento es Fuego (electric guitar). Produced, recorded and mixed by Lily Wen, the duo recorded guitar and drums live in the room at Figure 8 Recording.
This album records a mystic standoff between Shahzad Ismaily on drums and NiƱo Lento es Fuego on electric guitar, featuring hypnotic synth storms and spiritual beats brewed into a heavy healing trance. "It was like having that conversation that we never really had, " says NiƱo Lento es Fuego (a.k.a guitarist Camilo Rodriguez), "'cause he's shy, and me too." NiƱo Lento and Shahzad Ismaily - multi-instrumentalist, producer and studio owner - have been circling each other for years. They are both legendary players and leaders in their own right who have built many musical worlds in Brooklyn. Ismaily records and performs with artists such as Laurie Anderson, Lou Reed, Tom Waits, Laura Veirs, Sam Amidon, Ceramic Dog, Secret Chiefs 3, John Zorn, Will Oldham and Nels Cline. Rodriguez is a NY-based guitarist and percussionist who co-founded Combo Chimbita, M.A.K.U Soundsystem, Bulla en el Barrio, and Carolina Oliveros y la NaciĆ³n along with fellow Colombians in New York. He also performs with La Cumbiamba eNeYĆ©, where he first met Ismaily. On September 22, 2022, Figure & Ground releases Ahora Contra el Resto de los Tiempos, Vol. 1, an exploratory and improvisational project comprising six original tracks composed in real time by Shahzad Ali Ismaily (drums) and NiƱo Lento es Fuego (electric guitar). Produced, recorded and mixed by Lily Wen, the duo recorded guitar and drums live in the room at Figure 8 Recording.
754003286847
Ahora Contra El Resto De Los Tiempos, Vol. 1
Artist: Shahzad Ali Ismaily Vs. Niqo Lento Es Fuego
Format: Vinyl
New: Available $21.98
Wish

Formats and Editions

DISC: 1

1. Round
2. Como si estuviera en el espacio (like if I was out of space)
3. Round
4. Aro es azul (aro means blue)
5. Round
6. Me gusta Meshell (I like Meshell)
7. Round
8. Ya vienen les Misak (the Misaks are coming)
9. Round
10. Esto no es un party (this is not a party)
11. Round
12. Sale el sol, tranqui! (the sun is coming out, chill!)

More Info:

This album records a mystic standoff between Shahzad Ismaily on drums and NiƱo Lento es Fuego on electric guitar, featuring hypnotic synth storms and spiritual beats brewed into a heavy healing trance. "It was like having that conversation that we never really had, " says NiƱo Lento es Fuego (a.k.a guitarist Camilo Rodriguez), "'cause he's shy, and me too." NiƱo Lento and Shahzad Ismaily - multi-instrumentalist, producer and studio owner - have been circling each other for years. They are both legendary players and leaders in their own right who have built many musical worlds in Brooklyn. Ismaily records and performs with artists such as Laurie Anderson, Lou Reed, Tom Waits, Laura Veirs, Sam Amidon, Ceramic Dog, Secret Chiefs 3, John Zorn, Will Oldham and Nels Cline. Rodriguez is a NY-based guitarist and percussionist who co-founded Combo Chimbita, M.A.K.U Soundsystem, Bulla en el Barrio, and Carolina Oliveros y la NaciĆ³n along with fellow Colombians in New York. He also performs with La Cumbiamba eNeYĆ©, where he first met Ismaily. On September 22, 2022, Figure & Ground releases Ahora Contra el Resto de los Tiempos, Vol. 1, an exploratory and improvisational project comprising six original tracks composed in real time by Shahzad Ali Ismaily (drums) and NiƱo Lento es Fuego (electric guitar). Produced, recorded and mixed by Lily Wen, the duo recorded guitar and drums live in the room at Figure 8 Recording.
back to top