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Lord Echo



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From AudioCulture:

Lord Echo is an alias for Wellington musician Mike Fabulous (The Black Seeds, Fly My Pretties). As Lord Echo, Fabulous has been cooking up funky reggae tunes since the early 2000s. Started as a side project to his main gig in The Black Seeds, Lord Echo released a few tracks here and there on compilations (under the name Mike Fab) and the occasional 7-inch single. (By Peter McLennan) (Read more...)

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Our Wellington Music collection is currently unavailable on our catalogue due to the Central Library closure. We're working on options for making it available again and as soon as it is, we'll update this site.

We say:

New Zealand producer and multi instrumentalist Lord Echo (aka Michael August/Mike Fabulous) has been flexing his dual-mastery of 60’s production techniques and modern dance floor aesthetics for over a decade now, through a flowing blend of boogie-laced Funk, disco-primed Reggae, futuristic Soul, and timeless African rhythms….

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‘Lord Echo’ talks about music and his recently released album in the 2011 RNZ interview…

‘What Is That Feeling’ – Live at ‘On The Floor’ Unit, Tokyo 2014…

‘The Mixtape’ with Mike Fabulous…
Mike compiles a C60 of his favourite tracks & talks about the new ‘Lord Echo’ album Curiosities

Cover sourced from Bandcamp. Used with permission.

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