- tony levin: world diary
(1995, cd, usa, papa bear records)
MoonJune Records recently made the record digitally available through bandcamp.
(CD copies are still available as well.)
"World Diary" is an extraordinary album.
Check out 'Chasms', his collaboration with L.Shankar !
Tony performs with Shankar, violin and vocal, in a room in the Atlantic Hotel in Hamburg, duets with King Crimson colleague Bill Bruford at Bruford's house. Tony plays electric double bass in the Hotel Royal Monceau in Paris with Levon Minassian on doudouk. Others with whom he collaborates on the CD are: Ayub Ogada - nyatiti & vocal, Brian Yamakoshi - koto, Bendik - tenor sax, Nexus - a five man percussion ensemble, Manu Katche - drums, and Jerry Marotta - drums.