Snarky Puppy & Metropole Orkest: Sylva

Snarky Puppy & Metropole Orkest: Sylva

By Natasha Gatian

On their collaboration with the Metropole Orkest, Snarky Puppy takes us on a journey, visiting a century of American music in a few seconds without ever stopping for air. 26 May 2015 // 2:30 AM

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