"Sweet work from a great Chicago combo – one who go way past the usual grooves you might expect from an ensemble of this nature! ...these guys step into a warm, wide range of sounds – all of which they do incredibly well!
-Dusty Groove, Inc.
PUEBLO UNIDO (2016)
The digital only remix album ESSO put out while collaborating with Chicago's musical community. Remixed versions of their debut album originals. Exclusive download free via Bandcamp or Datpiff.
¡ESSO! AFROJAM FUNKBEAT(2015)
The self titled debut album full length CD. The rustic rhythms of Fela spiced with the textures of Fania blend with an improvisational ritual resembling the Funk Brothers; all from the streets that birthed house music.
¡ESSO! Afrojam Funkbeat
"A bright and celebratory record made with true collaboratory spirit, bringing contemporary Afro-Latinx diasporic traditions together." -Bandcamp