new spices in the chailight brew

global dub mystics, the empty quarter, have joined the chailight roster. formed by vocalist kate grealy, rasheeda cooper on tabla and arabic percussion, mark pedersen on electronics and pete emptage on bass, the empty quarter blends texts from the mystic poets of mughal india, iran and turkey with the dubbed out global grooves of asia. hafiz meets king tubby in downtown delhi on their first release, the sun never says, which featured recently on sbs radio’s alchemy and radio national’s rhythm divine. watch this space for more sample tracks, and dates of upcoming performances. you can also check their myspace: