‘Soul Food- part 1’, the first solo bass album by renowned Bangladeshi Musician Bass Baba Sumon, has been released on Monday, 31st October 2016. ‘Soul Food-Part 1’ is available in Bangladesh and all across the world on GAAN Music Streaming App. It is also available on all other digital music platforms for local and international audience.
Bass Baba Sumon, known as the singer, bass player, composer and song writer for the famous rock band Aurthohin, is one of the most talented bass players of this generation. He is the first Bangladeshi Musician to be endorsed by the famous Bass Guitar Brand, MTD.
In the album Bass Baba Sumon collaborated and featured world renowned musician, in the likes of Felix Pastorius, Robert “Bubby” Lewis, Josh Cohen, Bob Franceschini, J.D. Blair and Erfan Nazem Zadeh. Talented Bangladeshi drummer, Mark Don is also featured in one of the tracks.‘Soul Food- Part 1’ is undoubtedly a unique and amazing experience for music lovers of Bangladesh as well as abroad, to listen to all this talented musicians collaborate in one single album which definitely puts Bangladesh in the spotlight of the international music fraternity.
Speaking to Saidus Khaled Sumon, affectionately addressed ‘Bass Baba Sumon’, about the album, he mentioned, “Soul Food is original and is served fresh to the fans…it is cholesterol free and is good for health”.
‘Soul Food-Part 1’ consists of five original songs written and produced by Bass Baba Sumon. The 2nd part will be released during the winter National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) show in January 2017 and will feature a host of other amazing musicians. The NAMM show is an annual event in the U.S. that its organizers describe as “the world’s largest trade-only event for the Music Industry”. It is held every January in Anaheim, California, where Bass Baba Sumon has been a participating Artist for the last two years.