Charlie Bethel (aka Captain Planet) releases 'Cookin Gumbo' on Brooklyn label Bastard Jazz Recordings. As his previous releases fused Latin, African and Indian sounds with his hip hop production sensibilities to produce progressive and upbeat sounds, there was an anticipation for this album. 'Cookin Gumbo' continues on with fusion flavours that is fresh, uplifting and well worth the wait!
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