SIRIUS is our latest release on the AFJ label. Its been well received in the Jazz world. All around the world SIRIUS has opened up to rave reviews. Listen to SIRIUS..
Released in 2009, The Tradition Continues showcases the unique writing style of Olujimi Tafataona Every track highlights the fused combination of Afrikan rhythms, the syncopation of Bee-Bop and Jazz. Enjoy!
From the language of Swahili comes FIKIRA, which translates to " thought, the state or condition of thinking. FIKIRA features compositions written for the conscience mind. Come along on a journey to fill your body and soul with FIKIRA!
On July 15, 2014, Olujimi Tafataona was interviewed on the blogtalk radio program "NU DAY" by Empress Phile Chionesu. The subject of discussion was the influence of John Coltrane and the spiritual aspects of his music. To listen, click the above picture.
Chet White from the internet radio station, The Jazz Network Worldwide, interviews In The Tradition. Click the picture to listen.
Interview with Olujimi at The Origins of Jazz Explored at Pine Bluff, AK Arts Center.
" In The Tradition. "