Michael E. Veal

Michael E. Veal is an ethnomusicologist at Yale University focusing on aesthetics, technology and politics in Africa and the African diaspora. He is the author of Fela: The Life & Times of an African Musical Icon (2000), Dub: Soundscapes and Shattered Songs in Jamaican Reggae (2007) and the forthcoming Living Space: John Coltrane, Miles Davis and Free Jazz, from Analog to Digital. Veal plays electric bass and soprano saxophone and is the leader of the band Michael Veal & Aqua Ife.

As of February 2022