As a fellow percussionist, and one who is very average on a djembe, I honestly don’t see the point of the four-butt setup. The tonalities are all nearly exact. Gonzalez can be seen at the end of the video rubbing lotion on his human bongos.
- The family of Sandra Bland, who died in a Texas jail cell in July three days after she was detained during a traffic stop, filed a wrongful death lawsuit in federal court.
- Migrant deaths in the Mediterranean have exceeded 2,000, making 2015 the deadliest year for people trying to reach Europe, according to the International Organization for Migration.
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