Alicia Bay Laurel: "Music From Living On The Earth" LPAdd to Wish List
Label: EM Records Genre: World Release Date: 2005
VA: "Jukebox Jam!: Blues And Rhythm Revue" LPAdd to Wish List
Jazzman presents a whole load of raucous, rollicking and rambunctious '50s/'60s RnB bangers, blues boppers, jukebox faves and rompin', stompin' RnB dancers. The Jukebox Jam club night began in Summer 2007 as a monthly celebration of the authentic U.S. rhythm...
Black Artists Group: "In Paris, Aries 1973" LPAdd to Wish List
Label: Aguirre Records Genre: Jazz Release Date: 11/2/2018 Article: F_1003 This outstanding free jazz session was recorded in 1973 in Paris by Chicago outfit. It was Lester Bowie, trumpeter with the Art Ensemble of Chicago, who suggested that the Black Artists Group should...
Dao Bandon: "Kon Kee Lang Kwai (Man On A Water Buffalo)" LPAdd to Wish List
Label: EM Records Genre: Folk, World, Country. Release Date: 2014 Article: F_0018
T.R. Mahalingam: "Portrait Of A Prodigy : His Early Years, 1940s-50s" LPAdd to Wish List
Label: EM Records Genre: World Release Date: 2012
Creation Rebel: "Dub From Creation" LPAdd to Wish List
The debut Creation Rebel album, released in 1978. The original band, featuring the drummer Eric "Fish" Clarke, had been a studio outfit known as the Arabs, now primarily remembered for their work with Prince Far I, including the classic dub...
Robbie Basho: "Live in Forli, Italy 1982" LPAdd to Wish List
Robbie Basho (1940-86), who died young after a stroke, never got his due in the culture at large, but steel-string guitar enthusiasts have known for decades that he was one of the greats of "American Primitivism". Technically adept and compositionally imaginative,...
Forest: "The Full Circle" LPAdd to Wish List
Forest were an English psychedelic-folk trio who formed in Grimsby, Lincolnshire, in 1966. They started out performing unaccompanied traditional folk music in a similar vein to contemporaries The Watersons and The Young Tradition. The band were pioneers of the nascent...
Orchestre Super Borgou de Parakou: "The Bariba Sound 1970-1976" LPAdd to Wish List
Lost sounds are the archives of a forgotten history. The raucously raw, Vodoun-inspired rhythms of Cotonou have confirmed Benin as a mecca of '70s Afro sounds and revived the story of its people, but the unopened vaults housing the country's...
Ragnar Johnson: "Crying Bamboos: Ceremonial Flute Music from New Guinea Madang" LPAdd to Wish List
Crying Bamboos is a translation of the pidgin description of the sound of sacred flutes: "Mambu I cry, I cry, I cry". Sacred flutes are blown to make the cries of spirits by adult men in the Madang region of Papua...
Rock Town Express: "Funky Makossa" LPAdd to Wish List
In 1973, EMI Records Nigeria released the 45 rpm disc 'Fuel for Love' b/w 'Soundway,' credited to a mysterious band called Wrinkar Experience. The record was a finely-crafted gem of pop-rock and funky soul as had never before been heard...
Kiki Gyan: "Feeling So Good" LPAdd to Wish List
Label: Oom Dooby Dochas Genre: World Release Date: 8/10/2018 Article: F_0886 Ooom Dooby Dochas present a first-time reissue of Kiki Gyan's Feeling So Good, originally released in 1979. This is in fact more than just a rare record and definitely more than just a...
Akwassa: "In The Groove" LPAdd to Wish List
Label: Oom Dooby Dochas Genre: World Release Date: 8/10/2018 Article: F_0887 Oom Dooby Dochas present a first-time reissue of Akwassa's In The Groove, originally released in 1977. Nigeria had an utterly strong popular music scene in the 1970s, Afro beat and Afro funk were...
Geraldo Pino & The Heartbeats: "Afro Soco Soul Live" LPAdd to Wish List
Label: Oom Dooby Dochas Genre: World Release Date: 8/10/2018 Article: F_0888 Oom Dooby Dochas present a reissue of Geraldo Pino & The Heartbeats' Afro Soco Soul Live, originally released in 1972. Pino was born in Sierra Leone in the 1930s. He was the son...
VA: "Bunny Lee's Kingston Flying Cymbals: Dubbing With the Flying Cymbals Sound 1974-1979" LPAdd to Wish List
Label: Jamaican Recordings Genre: World Release Date: 6/16/2015 Article: F_0907 LP version.
VA: "Midnight To Six... First Time From Jamaica" LPAdd to Wish List
Label: Kingston Sounds Genre: World Release Date: 7/13/2018 Article: F_0912 The legendary gig that Joe Strummer, singer from the punk rock band The Clash, attended and inspired his writing their classic "White Man In Hammersmith Palais" took place on the June 5th,1977. At the...
Litto Nebbia: "Muerte En La Catedral" LPAdd to Wish List
Label: Melopea Discos Genre: World Release Date: 7/27/2018 Article: F_0913 Melopea Discos present a reissue of Litto Nebbia's Muerte En La Catedral, originally released in 1973. Muerte En La Catedral, following other four solo Litto Nebbia's albums, and his then, fifth work under the Huinca alias (LPM...
Ekuka Morris Sirikiti: "Ekuka" LPAdd to Wish List
Label: Nyege Nyege Tapes Genre: World Release Date: 9/7/2018 Article: F_0915 Ekuka is a mesmerizing survey of Ekuka Morris Sirikiti's thumb piano performances broadcast on radio stations in North Uganda between 1978-2003. All previously unheard beyond the stations' range of transmission, Hailing from the...
Barry Brown: "Vibes Of Barry Brown" LPAdd to Wish List
Label: Radiation Roots Genre: World Release Date: 8/24/2014 Article: F_0922 Radiation Roots present a reissue of Vibes Of Barry Brown, originally released in 1981. Barry Brown is one of the enigmatic roots reggae vocalists that rose up from the sound system circuit and talent shows...
Elia Y Elizabeth: "La Onda de Elia y Elizabeth" LPAdd to Wish List
Label: Vampi Soul Genre: World Release Date: 10/28/2014 Article: F_0923 The recordings that the sisters Elia and Elizabeth Fleta made, hand-in-hand with music arranger Jimmy Salcedo in the early '70s in their native Colombia, remained hidden like lost pearls in the undervalued musical pop history of Latin America...
VA: "Macondo Revisitado: The Roots Of Subtropical Music Uruguay 1975-1979" LPAdd to Wish List
Label: Vampi Soul Genre: World Release Date: 1/27/2017 Article: F_0924 Macondo Revisitado features a selection of some of the best recordings from Uruguayan independent label Macondo between 1975 and 1979. Artists emulated tropical music styles popular in Caribbean and Central American countries like...
Fruko: "A La Memoria Del Muerto" LPAdd to Wish List
Label: Vampi Soul Genre: World Release Date: 5/12/2017 Article: F_0925 A La Memoria Del Muerto is Fruko Y Sus Tesos's second album, released in 1972, and features exclusively the soaring and soulful vocals of Cali native Edulfamid Molina Díaz, aka 'Píper Pimienta', Fruko's previous vocalist Humberto 'Huango'...