Karriem Riggins – “Bahia Dreamin'”

Karriem Riggins – “Bahia Dreamin'”
Illustration by Anna Lewenhaupt for C.QP, and photos by Isaac Sterling.

  • November 15, 2016

Karriem Riggins, whose debut solo album Alone Together came out on Stones Throw in 2012, is working on a new full-length, to be released in 2017. Here's one called “Bahia Dreamin’”.

Hip-hop producer and jazz drummer Karriem Riggins has just produced Common's 11th studio album, Black America Again. The day after the album's release, the two headlined Stones Throw Superfest – photos below.

An edited version of “Bahia Dreamin’” will appear on Benji B's triple-disc Deviation Volume 1, coming December 16th on the DJ's Deviation label.

Karriem will play a few shows in Japan later this month with J Rocc and Guilty Simpson.

11/18: Nagoya at JB’S
11/19: Tokyo at Vision
11/21: Sendai at Shaft
11/22: Osaka at Circus

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