Atanga Boom was formed in Spring 2012 and immediately made a splash on the Dutch scene, performing on numerous festivals and clubs, including the annual Felabration Festival, the biggest afrobeat event in Europe.
Atanga Boom is a small collective featuring the Netherlands most passionate groove-addicts with members from bands Monsieur Dubois, Bernie’s Lounge and The Shuffle Demons.
The combination of an irresistible rhythm section, hook-laden guitar/keys duo and heavy horns of tuba and tenorsax, makes Atanga Boom the ultimate poly-flexible groove machine.
Atanga Boom is:
Coen Kaldeway (saxophone, flute), Maarten Meddens (keys, vocals), Lucas Meijers (guitar), Patrick Votrian (tuba), Yannick van ter Beek (percussion), Greg Smith (drums).
Album release: March 20, 2015 (Flyin’ High Records, FHR021).