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Carlos Niño, Madlib & Miguel Atwood-Ferguson Collide On “It’s All Happening!”

For the Okayplayer-realm, Carlos Niño may be readily-identifiable only to those who bore witness to the lush 40-piece orchestral salute to J Dilla that was Suite For Ma Dukes. Many of us (including this writer) still don’t let a week go by without an emotional viewing of at least one clip from that heroic performance (which featured Bilal, Thundercat, Illa J, J Davey, Karriem Riggins, De La Soul and plenty more.)

But it appears Niño is far from done with his heart-string pulls. On April 22nd, the prolific do-it-all will release Flutes, Echoes, It’s All Happening!; a nine-track piece that wrangles Madlib, Kamasi Washington and Miguel Atwood-Ferguson amongst plenty of others. And today, he shares the Lib and Atwood-Ferguson-featured single “It’s All Happening!,” which is available for you to hear below for free. Flutes, Echoes, It’s All Happening! April 22nd via Leaving RecordsPeep the track list and pre-order your copy today on iTunes.

Flutes, Echoes, It’s All Happening! Track List:
01 Jupiter Sings [ft. Iasos]
02 Metamaravilla [ft. Luis Pérez Ixoneztli with strings by Miguel Atwood-Ferguson]
03 It’s All Happening! [ft. Madlib with strings by Miguel Atwood-Ferguson]
04 Calimayan [ft. Nate Morgan and Yaakov Levy]
05 Alice’s Chord (Live) [ft. Yaakov Levy and Dexter Story]
06 Joyous Gratitude (Live) [ft. The Cosmic Band and Kamasi Washington]
07 Delightfulllll / Waterfall [ft. Iasos]
08 4 Directions Collage [with strings by Miguel Atwood-Ferguson]
09 Aetheriaztlan [ft. Turn On The Sunlight and Aztlan Unearthed]


Zo is a staff writer at Okayplayer where he covers music.

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