Animal Collective, Deerhoof Play Congolese Street Music

The 2-Disc Tradi-Mods Vs. Rockers: Alternative Takes On Congotronics finds “indie rock” (and etc.) folks like Animal Collective, Micachu & The Shapes, Andrew Bird, Optimo, Oneida, Deerhoof, and Megafaun remixing and/or covering songs from Congotronics excellent series of Congolese street music. Stream it at 3VOOR12 (via P4K). And here’s a download of Deerhoof’s take on the Kasai Allstars’s “Wa Muluendu”:

Deerhoof vs Kasai Allstars – “Travel Broadens The Mind”

Tradi-Mods Vs. Rockers: Alternative Takes on Congotronics:

Disc 1
01 Deerhoof vs. Kasai Allstars – “Travels Broaden The Mind”
02 Animal Collective vs. Kasai Allstars – “Quick As White”
03 Andrew Bird vs. Konono N°1 & Sobanza Mimanisa – “Ohnono/Kiwembo”
04 Tussle vs. Konono N°1 – “Soft Crush”
05 Glenn Kotche vs. Konono N°1 – “Traducteur de Transmission”
06 Lonely Drifter Karen vs. Kasai Allstars – “Hunting on the Moon”
07 Jherek Bischoff vs. Konono N°1 – “Kule Kule (Orchestral Version)”
08 Woom vs. Kasai Allstars – “Enter the Chief”
09 Juana Molina vs. Kasai Allstars – “Hoy Aupe Que Viajas”
10 Mark Ernestus vs. Konono N°1 – “Masikulu Dub”
11 Skeletons vs. Sobansa Mimanisa – “Kiwembo/Unstuck”
12 Jolie Holland & Joel Hamilton vs. Kasai Allstars – “Nyeka Nyeka”
13 Aksak Maboul vs. Kasai Allstars – “Land Dispute”

Disc 2:
01 Shackleton vs. Kasai Allstars – “Mukuba Special”
02 Hoquets vs. Konono N°1 – “Likembes”
03 Micachu & the Shapes vs. Konono N°1 – “NO.K”
04 Megafaun vs. Kisanzi Kongo – “Conjugal Mirage”
05 AU vs. Masanka Sankayi – “Two Labors”
06 Allá vs. Basokin – “Mulu(me)”
07 Bear Bones, Lay Low vs. Konono N°1 – “Kuletronics”
08 Burnt Friedman vs. Konono N°1 – “Rubaczech”
09 Oneida vs. Konono N°1 – “Nombre 1!”
10 Optimo vs. Konono N°1 – “Wumbanzanga”
11 Bass Clef vs. Kasai Allstars – “The Incident At Mbuji-Mayi”
12 Eye vs. Konono N°1 – “Konono Wa Wa Wa”
13 Sylvain Chauveau vs. Konono N°1 – “Makembe”

Tradi-Mods Vs. Rockers: Alternative Takes on Congotronics: is out 11/9 via Crammed.