– #Who is behind Ulhuru?
#Why do you do this?
> Share alternate point of views on the big issues of the 21st century....Read Biography
#Who is behind Ulhuru?
#Why do you do this?
> Share alternate point of views on the big issues of the 21st century. A sort of a pop/rock middle way. I am convinced there is a need for more balanced view points on things of the world. Along with great music and modern arty videos.
Also, there’s a definite sense of enjoyment just letting go of our never ending human sysyphian burden for good, all the while enjoying life while respecting rocks and earth and living things and share that in songs and shows.
> Doing pop/rock songs the anglo-saxon way but in french.
I made songs in english or french before. But this time I chose to do both for each track: english first, then french. As a deliberate artistic limitation and because the huge overflow of anglo-saxon culture needed some balancing too, I felt, even so modestly. Besides, singing in your mother language often offers way better tonic accents use and intelligibility. What resulted was pop/rock french songs with anglo-saxon attitude.
> Offer a format, pop/rock songs, where you can say things that can change the world, while not being taken too seriously. With matching videos.
I wanted to experiment with a format where you can say things, to a point where they can change the world every know and then, while also not having to be taken too seriously. Namely pop/rock songs. Along with the music and lyrics and singing, considering the video side to be just as meaningful, every song comes with its dedicated matching video track from scratch. Same for our stage project underway; although I, Ulhuru, am at the root of the project since a little before forever, WE love live, WE are a team, complete with talented drummer, bass & guitar players, singer and video artist.
#And, finally, why this name: Ulhuru
> Because Uluru, without a H, is the place where I intend to create the next Ulhuru record, in Alice Springs, next fall. I spent time in Australia before, I have friends there, I love their large spaces and their fauna, all native animals are soft, it is a telling sign. Besides, I own the domain name…