Listen to Tony Allen’s new single “On Fire”

Listen to Tony Allen's new single "On Fire"

Drummer, songwriter, and composer Tony Allen released his new single, “On Fire,” today (August 25). The song is featured on Allen’s upcoming album, The Source, out on September 8 via Blue Note.

Listen to “On Fire” below:

An official press release describes The Source as the “next step in Allen’s musical and spiritual voyage, and a further example of his early jazz influences. Eleven excellent players are featured on the album in total, including saxophonist Yann Jankielewics, who has been playing alongside Allen since 2009, and guitarist Indy Dibongue, from Cameroon, who “contributes an indispensable African sound to the album’s palette.”

The Source also includes one notable guest appearance: Damon Albarn plays piano on one of its tracks, titled “Cool Cats.”

For more information, go to http://www.bluenote.com/news/tony-allen-blue-note-debut-the-source

Join Our Email Newsletter

Join thousands of other jazz enthusiasts and get new music, artists, albums, events and more delivered to your inbox.

The Authoritative Voice in Jazz

FOLLOW US ON

MEETING MILES

Miles Davis Special Issue

By submitting, you give JAZZIZ Magazine permission to keep you updated via email or customized online advertising. You can opt out at any time. Check our privacy policy for more details.

Enter your email below for a free MEETING MILES: FACE TO FACE WITH THE PRINCE OF DARKNESS Special Issue!