Sunday, 16 January 2011

Shaman Durek & Jimmy Chamberlin Release Meditations...

Not listened to these yet...

Here's some blurb from Bandcamp about these two tracks...
"PRANA": "Jimmy Chamberlin and Shaman Durek take you into the Amazon. Guided by your animal spirit and world-class, rhythmic drumming, you will experience a breathtaking adventure that will bring you into the underworld on a unique and mind opening journey."
"Jimmy Chamberlin and Shaman Durek collaborate to create a mesmerizing shamanistic experience."
"PINDA": "Jimmy Chamberlin and Shaman Durek invite you into the temple, connecting you to your ancestors and loved ones on the other side. Drums and bells take you on this journey of reunion.
Jimmy Chamberlin and Shaman Durek collaborate to help you connect with ancestors and loved ones. "




: Durek says - that they are working on more material and hope to play live sometime in the summer...


  1. Quite monotonous, sounds too much like cliche, I'm not gonna buy it, but will probably listen to it a couple of times.

  2. I like the drumming and percussion. Not sure about the words though...

  3. I like the Ji ji ji ji-ji-ji-Jimmy part !

  4. Jimmy Chamberlain donated a album to raise money for a kidney for Shaman Durek's transplant through Here is the link if you are interested.

    Win the Smashing Pumpkins Triple Platinum Record award for their album Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness signed on the back by drummer Jimmy Chamberlin, inscribed: “All my love! JC”!

    Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness is the third album by The Smashing Pumpkins, released October 24, 1995 on Virgin Records. Produced by frontman Billy Corgan with Flood and Alan Moulder, the twenty-eight-track album was released as a two-disc CD and triple LP. Led by the single "Bullet with Butterfly Wings", the record debuted at number one on the Billboard charts, the first and only such occurrence for the group. The album spawned five more singles—"1979", "Zero", "Tonight, Tonight", the promotional "Muzzle", and "Thirty-Three"—over the course of 1996, and has been certified nine times platinum by the RIAA. Praised by critics for its ambition and scope, Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness earned the band seven Grammy Award nominations in 1997. It is also widely considered one of the best albums of the 1990s.

    The proceeds for this item benefit To get Shaman Durek a kidney.