Three years on from their African Dagaare traditional music, electronica and minimalism-inspired debut Good is Good, Bex Burch’s band Vula Viel return later this month with Do Not Be Afraid. Burch on Gyil, a Ghanaian type of xylophone, is joined by bass guitarist Ruth Goller and drummer Jim Hart. The album also includes vocalist guests such as Gwyneth Herbert and its release is marked with a Cafe Oto, London show on 24 January.