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Debo Band

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Concerts

Debo Band performs during globalFEST at New York City's Webster Hall on Jan. 8.

January 10, 2012 Hear the Boston group's brassy interpretation of classic Ethiopian funk sounds live in concert.

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Studio Sessions

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October 10, 2012 With its Ethiopian roots, the group infuses its worldly sound with funk, R&B, rock and brass music.

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More Stories

Debo Band's self-titled debut album comes out July 10.

July 1, 2012 Musical heat that shimmered up from 1960s Ethiopia gets refracted through 21st-century America.

Debo Band performs in Austin, Texas, during South by Southwest.

May 16, 2012 Debo Band gives a rousing performance at Joe's Crab Shack in Austin during South by Southwest 2012.

Clockwise from top left: Best Coast, Patti Smith, Debo Band, fun.

May 8, 2012 On this week's show, hear some of our favorite new tracks, plus a few musical surprises.

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