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Loop Guru
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Loop Guru is a worldbeat group consisting of bassist/guitarist Salman Gita (born Sam Dodson) and programmer Jamuud (born David Muddyman). They first met around 1980 and initially played together in The Transmitters and released their debut single as Loop Guru, "Shrine," in 1992. The band's music is a melange of Asian and Western music, infusing Western dance beats with the rich textures and sounds of Indonesian gamelan and traditional Indian music. Heavy emphasis is placed on electronic samples of traditional instruments, voices, and miscellaneous sounds. Frequent international collaborators add to the recordings and live performances.
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Loop Guru — The Fountains of Paradise Loop Guru — The Fountains of Paradise
(Hypnotic CLP 0589-2, 1999, CD)

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