The Faranas

The Faranas emerge from dirty funk, swinging jazz, soul and electro. They mix these influences with traditional Griot songs and the driving percussive patterns and earthy grooves of Afrobeat. Their sound is archaic and yet modern, but above all authentic.

Baba Salah – vocal & guitar
Mory Samb – vocal & percussion
Adrien Oggier – trumpet, percussion & kalimba
Daniel „Bean“ Bohnenblust – alto sax
Lisette Wyss – baritone sax
Dominik Alig – vibraphone & percussion
Manuel Siebs – percussion
Bernhard Häberlin – guitar
Toni Schiavano – e-bass
Fabian Bürgi – drums

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