Carlos Niño & Friends return with a new album

Carlos Niño & Friends have shared a new track featuring Sam Gendel and Nate Mercereau.

Titled ‘Thanking The Earth’ it’s the second track to be revealed from the forthcoming ‘More Energy Fields, Current’, album. You can stream the new track below.

‘More Energy Fields, Current’, comes two years on from the last Carlos Niño & Friends LP, 2019’s, Bliss On Dear Oneness, and sees Niño working with frequent collaborators including Laraaji, Jamael Dean, Jamire Williams and more.

The eighth Carlos Niño & Friends album, as the press release explains, “collects 10 pristine gems of collaborative communication helmed by the Southern Californian sage, elegantly presented in his unique ‘Spiritual, Improvisational, Space Collage’ style.”

International Anthem will release ‘More Energy Fields, Current’ on 7th May. Pre-order here.


1. Pleasewakeupalittlefaster, please… (with Jamael Dean)
2. The World Stage, 4321 Degnan Boulevard, Los Angeles California 90008 (with Sam Gendel, Jamael Dean and Randy Gloss)
3. Nightswimming (with Dntel, Jamael Dean and Jira ><)
4. Now the background is the foreground. (with Adam Rudolph, Aaron Shaw and Jamael Dean)
5. Thanking The Earth (with Sam Gendel and Nate Mercereau)
6. Salon Winds (with Jamire Williams, Nate Mercereau, Jamael Dean and Aaron Shaw)
7. Ripples, Reflection, Loop (with Laraaji, Jamael Dean and Sharada)
8. Togetherness (with Devin Daniels and Jamael Dean)
9. Iasos 79 ‘til Infinity
10. Please, wake up.

CF Smith

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