11/05/2021: “The Talking Fish” by Ibibio Sound Machine

Ibibio Sound Machine sound like they are from 1980s Nigeria. They aren’t – the band was formed in 2013 in London. That’s not to say they don’t have a line to Afrobeat heritage. Eno Williams, the British-Nigerian vocalist, sings in her original Ibibio language. The disjointed funky bassline and old school vocals play host to…