The Temple Of I & I
Released: 2017. Eighteenth Street.
2 x LP. Sourced from U.S.A.
2 x LP
Please note: This item is 12" vinyl (either album or single) and NOT compact disc (CD) format.
Double vinyl LP pressing. Tenth studio album from Washington DC duo Thievery Corporation. The 15 tracks, recorded on location in Port Antonio JA, finds the duo deftly blending their signature style with the classic dub, dance hall, and roots vibes that have inspired them over an illustrious 20-year career.
Featuring vocals from Mr Lif, Racquel Jones, Lou Lou Ghelichkhani, Shana Halligan, Puma and others. Thievery Corporation was formed in the summer of 1995 at Washington D.C.'s Eighteenth Street Lounge. Rob Garza and Lounge co-owner Eric Hilton were drawn together over their mutual love of club life, as well as dub, bossa nova and jazz records.
The duo has publicly stated their fondness of the Brazilian culture in interviews and liner notes of their releases, especially of the 1960s Bossa Nova music movement.
TITLE: The Temple Of I & I
LABEL: Eighteenth Street
FORMAT: 2 x LP
SOURCE: Sourced from U.S.A
CATALOGUE NO.: 889326765486
1. Thief Rockers Feat. Zee
2. Letter to the Editor Feat. Racquel Jones
3. Strike the Root Feat. Notch
4. Ghetto Matrix Feat. Mr. Lif
5. True Sons of Zion Feat. Notch
6. Temple of I & I
7. Time + Space Feat. Lou Lou Ghelichkani
8. Love Has No Heart Feat. Shana Halligan
9. Let the Chalice Blaze
10. Road Block Feat. Racquel Jones
11. Babylon Falling Feat. Puma
1. Lose to Find Feat. Elin Melgarejo
2. Weapons of Distraction Feat. Natch
3. Fight to Survive Feat. Mr. Lif
4. Drop Your Guns Feat. Notch