Playing to the beat of Gambia and Senegal

17.01.2012                      22.Tewet. 5772

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Playing to the beat of Gambia and Senegal

Black Guru mixes African instruments with guitar and saxophone for a sound that's far from conventional.

Ben Aylon and Yair Hashachar, two 24-year-old high school friends from Ramat Hasharon, were detained by Gambian immigration police during a trip to Africa several years ago and held in custody for four days. While behind bars, they decided to establish Black Guru, a band inspired by African music….