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Introducing Good Voodoo Afro House Volume 1

Here it is - Domineeky's first album on Good Voodoo Music. Its out on promo to DJs at the moment and the feedback so far has been excellent. Huge support fromv DJ Vinny da Vinci and Liquideep in South Africa, Robert Owens, Demarkus Lewis, K.O.R.T and others. As the title suggests, the focus is firmly [...]

By |July 13th, 2012|House music|Comments Off on Introducing Good Voodoo Afro House Volume 1

Promise Me Love (South Africa Dub) by Domineeky (Official Animated Video)

Here is the official video for Promise Me Love (South Africa Dub Radio Edit). Yet again, Helen Peacock has done a fantastic animation. (You may remember her stunning work on the So Much More by Good Voodoo Society Video, if not, check that out on the Good Voodoo tv youtube channel http://youtu.be/v7ToQBlLNiw ) The process [...]

By |June 9th, 2012|House music|Comments Off on Promise Me Love (South Africa Dub) by Domineeky (Official Animated Video)

Pushing the boundaries of Afro House with Elephant

People always want to know the inspiration behind the music. Well this track from my forthcoming Promise Me Love EP is called Elephant. I wrote this tune after  a visit to Addo National park in South Africa in search of some. I had such a great time with the Swallows Partnership that I wanted to [...]

By |May 9th, 2012|House music|Comments Off on Pushing the boundaries of Afro House with Elephant

Right Here by Good Voodoo Society (Official Video)

Here is the official video for 'Right Here' by Good Voodoo Society that was made by my Mick Snowden. Its got all the classic ingredients: A beautiful leading lady, a flash car, several dodgy looking geezers and a hero coming to the rescue. And not forgetting the hat that made it all the way to [...]

By |April 24th, 2012|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Right Here by Good Voodoo Society (Official Video)

Right Here by Good Voodoo Society (Radio Edit)

Its time for another release on my Good Voodoo Music Record Label. The first two went down a storm and got massive support from big name DJs and given high priority by download sites like Traxsource. This time I've got the vocal talents of Joshua Daniel and a deep and soulful dancefloor house remix from [...]

By |March 21st, 2012|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Right Here by Good Voodoo Society (Radio Edit)

The Spirituality of the Tyhume River, South Africa by Zamuxolo Mgoduka

It is always interesting to find out more about the background and inspirations of the people you work with. One of the people I collaborated with in South Africa is Zamuxolo Mgoduka, who, as well as being a master percussionist, actor, dancer and choreographer is also a Tradional African Healer. In this video Zamuxolo talks [...]

By |March 17th, 2012|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Spirituality of the Tyhume River, South Africa by Zamuxolo Mgoduka

Good Voodoo Music Africa – We Are One (Abantu) with Yoga

Whilst in South Africa I composed lots of music. Some where straight out Afro Dance numbers, whilst others were more relaxed. This one's called We Are One. Abantu is the Xhosa word for people. It was used in a short film and also great to stretch and work out to. We Are One (Abantu) - [...]

By |March 16th, 2012|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Good Voodoo Music Africa – We Are One (Abantu) with Yoga

Good Voodoo Music Africa – Shadow Dance Theme Music

Here is another video from South Africa. It was made for a cross-platform, multi-disciplinary show in Graaff Reinet, South Africa as part of the Swallows Partnership-led Winter School in February 2012. The dancers are Michaela Wate, Debbie Waistell, Katie Oswell and (for a moment at the end!) Laura Degnan. Music by Dominic Nelson-Ashley of Good [...]

By |March 15th, 2012|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Good Voodoo Music Africa – Shadow Dance Theme Music

Good Voodoo Music South Africa – Talking Drum Tuition

Whilst taking a break from recording, I took the opportunity to film Zamuxolo Mgoduka talking about the ways in which to play the talking drum. A fascinating insight into a very expressive percussive instrument that is turning up in a lot of my tunes these days.   Dominic Nelson-Ashley Good Voodoo Music  

By |March 14th, 2012|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Good Voodoo Music South Africa – Talking Drum Tuition

Good Voodoo Music Africa – Voices (Work in Progress)

This film is a snapshot of the creative process and collaborative spirit during the Swallows Winterschool in Graaff-Reinet, South Africa with creative practitioners from the North of England and South Africa. Starting with an electric guitar riff from Dominic Nelson-Ashley, the piece is seen evolving with more musicians, dancers, singers and poets joining in as [...]

By |March 13th, 2012|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Good Voodoo Music Africa – Voices (Work in Progress)