Gio Israel Muses – Afroturk Soul by Melike WAV
Muses by Gio Israel is a series of recordings celebrating inspirational female voices from around the world. Enhancing exceptional vocalists in a range of styles, traditions and ambiences.
Méliké Konur is an Afro-Turk singer/songwriter based in New York City who finds inspiration in meditative experiences, the flora and fauna, night life, and the deepest parts of the ocean.
Consciously using music as a healing tool, for magic and interstellar travel, Melike absorbs influences from a range of styles, artists and experiences. From Sade, Chaka Khan, Róisín Murphy, Bjork, Oumou Sangaré, Catherine Dunham, Toni Morrison, Betty Davis, to gospel, the culinary arts, and roses.
VOCALS 198 LOOPS 40 ONE SHOTS
With over 20 years of travel, Gio has been collecting rituals, sounds, and practices from around the world. Our label set the goal of tapping into ancient traditional music with state of the art recording standards & production. We seek the masters, some of the world’s hidden musical geniuses, we give a stage to their sounds, access to a window to the roots of the music we all play and produce.