With Return of the Tiger, James Asher harnesses a deep current to create a rhythmic soundscape, rich in world beats, ethnic instruments and global cultural influences.
The drumming celebration that started with the ground-breaking album Feet in the Soil continues as Asher returns with this vibrant addition to his world beat repertoire. The great drum master has surpassed himself and managed to surprise us all exploring new musical territory where no one one has ventured before, bringing us new sounds and eliciting strong emotions.
“Return of the Tiger features energy, celebration, dramatic visual scenarios and mystic rites of passage. Unifying these 10 tracks is the all encompassing power of drums, engaging the listener into a hypnotic world of rhythmic trance, finding colorful variations and atmospheric imagery expertly crafted as only Asher can. The spiritual force, emotional depth and intensity of the adventure makes for a dynamic listening experience, inviting a transformational kind of bliss.” – KBAC Radio