Village Drums of Freedom
|Village Drums of Freedom|
|Origin||Brooklyn, NY, United States|
|Genres||World music, Calypso|
|Members||Gerald Achee, Sanga of The Valley and others|
Village Drums of Freedom are free improvisation percussion band founded in 1969 by Trinidadian drummer Gerald Achee. As of 2012 VDOF consists of more than a hundred jembe players all over the world. Most of them are members of Rastafari Movement. Village Drums of Freedom are Calypso band. Every year they play a leading part in the Trinidad and Tobago Carnival. In 2003 VDOF released an album Historic travel: cultural rhythms.
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on April 16, 2015. Retrieved June 3, 2012.