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New VariousCalypso At Midnight – The Live Midnight Special Concert Town Hall NYC 1946 ... CD
Rounder, 1946. Used ... $5.99
Featuring Lord Invader, Duke Of Iron, MacBeth the Great, Gerald Clark & Band – hosted by Alan Lomax. CD
(Out of print.)

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VariousCambodian Cassette Archives – Khmer Folk & Pop Music Vol 1 ... CD
Sublime Frequencies, 1960s/1970s/1980s/1990s. Used ... $16.99
A massive assemblage of raw, percussive Cambodian music recorded between the 60s and the 90s! The blend of styles is pretty impressive – raw found-folk elements prevail throughout, but a pretty staggering array sounds throughout the years find their way into the mix – from traces of ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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New VariousCaribbean – Island Songs & Dances – Recorded In Haiti, The Dominican Repulic & Jamaica By John Storm Roberts ... CD
Nonesuch, Early 70s. Used ... $3.99
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(Barcode has some marker.)

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VariousClassical Music Of Egypt ... CD
King (Japan), 1992. Used ... $8.99
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(Out of print.)

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New VariousCross Over The World ... CD
Tinder, Mid 90s. Used ... $1.99
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(Out of print. Barcode has a cutout hole.)

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VariousCult Cargo – Salsa Boricua De Chicago ... CD
Numero, Late 70s. New Copy ... $13.99 18.98
Incredible third coast salsa from the late 70s – amazing stuff from the orquestras of Carlos Ruiz and his Ebirac label – made by singers and players in Chicago's Puerto Rican community of the period that stands up just as well today! Chicago salsa, unlike more nationally popular styles ... read more CD

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VariousDeep In The Heart OF Tuva – Cowboy Music From The Wild East ... CD
Ellipsis Arts, 1996. Used ... $9.99
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(Out of print, packaged in with a nice booklet.)

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VariousEchoes Of The Forest – Music Of The Central African Pygmies ... CD
Ellipsis Arts, 1994. Used ... $8.99
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(Out of print.)

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VariousEcstatic Music Of The Jemaa El Fna ... CD
Sublime Frequencies, 2005. New Copy ... $15.99
An amazing set of material recorded on location at the Jemaa Al Fna – a central square in the Marrakesh, Morocco in July of 2005 – featuring the groups Amal Saha and Trouple Majidi plus oud player Mustapha Mahjoub making some truly Ecstatic Music! It's the songs of Nass El Ghiwane, ... read more CD

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VariousEthiopiques Volume 28 – Ali Birra – Great Oromo Music ... CD
Buda (France), Early 70s. New Copy ... $14.99 16.99
The Ethiopiques series returns to that early 70s stretch that made its earliest releases so great – and serves up some classic work from singer Ali Birra – a really great discovery from this golden age of music! Birra works here in a style that's referred to as oromo music – and ... read more CD

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VariousForgotten Guitars From Mozambique – 1955, 1956, 1957 ... CD
SWP (UK), 1955/1956/1957. New Copy ... $16.99
Forgotten Guitars From Mozambique from the important field recording specialist Hugh Tracey for his International Library Of African Music in the 50s – raw, passionate guitar music that we won't easily forget! Tracey was esteemed for the clarity of his recording, and justifiably so, the ... read more CD

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New VariousGhana Soundz 2 – Afro-beat, Funk & Fusion In 70's Ghana ... CD
Soundway (UK), 1970s. Used ... $9.99
Mindblowing funk from 70s Africa – a collection that's overflowing with great rare bits! If you ever thought that the sound of Afro Funk was just Fela, Tony Allen, and Manu Dibango – think again, because this set will really expand your horizons! The package was expertly selected, ... read more CD
(Includes original slipcase.)

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VariousGipsy Rhumba – The Original Rhythm Of Gipsy Rhumba In Spain 1965 to 1974 ... CD
Soul Jazz (UK), Late 60s/Early 70s. New Copy ... $22.99
One of the coolest collections of music we've ever heard from the folks at Soul Jazz Records – and a batch of work that we never would have heard otherwise! The sounds here are from a unique point in Spanish music – one in which flamenco guitar mixed with Latin rhythms, gypsy culture, ... read more CD

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VariousGlobalista – Import Export ... CD
Trikont (Germany), 2002. Used ... $6.99
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VariousGroove Club 1 – La Confiserie Magique ... CD
Lion, 1960s/1970s. Used ... $6.99
Rare pop psych from the late 60s & early 70s French scene – groovy singles from Le Coeur, Les Hamsters, Les Chimeriennes, Dan Le Bouffon, Christopher Laird, Yar & Yana and others – really cool stuff, most of which we've never heard before! Lion's Groove Club series goes on to ... read more CD
(Cutout notch through spine.)

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VariousGypsy Music Of Constantinople ... CD
FM (Greece), 1999. Used ... $8.99
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(Out of print, cutout notch through spine.)

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VariousHaiti Direct – Big Band, Mini Jazz & Twoubadou Sounds 1960 to 1978 ... CD
Strut (UK), 1960s/1970s. New Copy 2 CDs ... $15.99 16.99
A much-needed look at the confusing world of grooves from Haiti – a scene that's always been accessible to most listeners in the US, but never with the kind of focus and direction we need! Haitian records are often a bit perplexing to our crate-digging ears – they look great on the ... read more CD
Also available Haiti Direct – Big Band, Mini Jazz & Twoubadou Sounds 1960 to 1978 (with bonus CD) ... LP 25.99

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VariousItalian Treasury – Emilia Romagna ... CD
Rounder, 1954. Used ... $6.99
An Alan Lomax recording in the mountains of Emilia-Romagna in northern Italy. CD
(Out of print. Barcode has a cutout hole.)

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VariousJende Ri Palenge – People Of Palenque (2CDs & DVD set) ... CD
Soul Jazz (UK), 2012. New Copy 2CD & DVD ... $24.99
Amazing sounds from San Basilio De Palenque – a unique cultural crossroads on the coast of Colombia! The town was the first free slave community in the Americas – a distinction it's held for centuries – and continues to have strong ties to Africa, partly because of its roots, ... read more CD
(DVD is PAL/NTSC coded, Region Free. Great book-style package too!)

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VariousKankobela of the Batonga Vol 1 ... CD
SWP (UK), 2008. New Copy ... $16.99
If you dig mbira, you'll find plenty to love here – as the kankobela is the regional thumb piano of the Batonga people of Zambezi Valley – captured beautifully here in a set of recent recordings! The sound is beautiful – haunting notes that come from the combination of metal and ... read more CD

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VariousKenya Special – Selected East African Recordings From The 70s & 80s ... CD
Soundway (UK), 1970s/1980s. New Copy 2 CDs ... $21.99
A much-needed look at the massive amount of music recorded in Kenya during the 70s and 80s – an incredibly fertile time for local culture in the nation – and a time when it seemed like there was a great new groove coming out nearly every day! The work here really rivals the best of the ... read more CD
(Cool box-styled package – very unique!)
Also available Kenya Special – Selected East African Recordings From The 70s & 80s (3LPs & bonus 7" single) ... LP 32.99

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VariousKhana Khana – Funk, Psychedelia, & Pop From The Iranian Pre-Revolution Generation ... CD
Pharaway Sounds, 1970s. New Copy ... $13.99
Really tremendous stuff – and kind of a genre-defining compilation – one that will ship our listening for years to come! We've heard a bit of 70s Iranian music before, but this overstuffed package really opens up our ears – to a range of funky, freaky sounds that go way beyond ... read more CD

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VariousKosmopolis/Que Se Mueran Las Feas/Roxana La Coresana/Eureka ... CD
Blue Moon (Spain), Late 20s. Used ... $4.99
Zarzuelas from the late 20's recorded in Barcelona and Madrid. CD
(Out of print.)

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VariousLonging For The Past – The 78rpm Era In Southeast Asia (4CD boxset) ... CD
Dust To Digital, 1900s/1910s/1920s/1930s/1940s/1950s/1960s. New Copy 4 CDs ... $62.99
Not just a set of beautiful music – but a beautiful package, as well – an incredible full-color, hardcover book that slides into its own slipcase – and which is complete with 4CDs' worth of vintage Southeast Asian recordings from the 78rpm generation! We've never seen a survey of ... read more CD

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VariousMoney No Be Sand – 1960s Afro Lypso, Pidgin Highlife, Afro Soul & Afro Rok ... CD
Cedar/Afrodesia, 1960s. Used ... $11.99
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(Out of print.)

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VariousMorocco – Crossroads of Time ... CD
Ellipsis Arts, 1995. Used CD & BOOK ... $2.99
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(Packaged in a nice hardbound booklet.)

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New VariousMusic Of Indonesia 2 Indonesian Popular Music – Krongcong, Dangdut & Langgam Jawa ... CD
Smithsonian Folkways, 1991. Used ... $4.99
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(CD case has a cutout hole.)

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New VariousNext Stop Soweto Vol 3 – Giants, Ministers, & Makers – Jazz In South Africa 1963 to 1984 ... CD
Strut (UK), 1960s/1970s. Used 2CD ... $11.99
A great overview of the far reaching strains of jazzy and funky music made in South Africa from the early 60s to the late 70s – the conclusion of the incredible Next Stop Soweto series on Strut – capping off the series with the best of the three! In a period of both physical and ... read more CD

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New VariousNigeria 70 Vol 3 – Sweet Times – Afro Funk, Highlife, & Juju From 70s Lagos ... CD
Strut (UK), 1970s. New Copy ... $12.99 14.98
Sweet Times, indeed – Strut Records returns for another truly great volume in their Nigeria 70 series – this one covering the highlife, juju and Afro Funk music of Lagos in the 1970s – stellar material that has never been issued outside of Nigeria before now! There's a pretty ... read more CD

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VariousNigeria Afrobeat Special – The New Explosive Sound In 1970s Nigeria ... CD
Soundway (UK), 1970s. New Copy ... $15.99 16.98
An explosive entry in Soundway's impeccable Nigeria Special series of rare Afrobeat – digging deep for for material that's largely been lost for years and years – many recorded in the wake of the Fela revolution and all of it exciting and essential! Of all the stellar tracks on the ... read more CD

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VariousNigeria Rock Special – Psychedelic Afro Rock & Fuzz Funk In 1970s Nigeria ... CD
Soundway (UK), 1970s. New Copy ... $18.99
Forget the "rock" in the title, and just focus on the "funk" – because this set of tracks is a massively heavy batch of Nigerian numbers from the 70s – all with the same solidly soulful feel as more familiar Afro Funk work of the time! There's a definite emphasis on ... read more CD

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VariousNigeria Special – Modern Highlife, Afro Sounds, & Nigerian Blues 1970 to 1976 ... CD
Soundway (UK), Early 70s. New Copy 2 CDs ... $10.99 19.98
Essential work from the African scene of the 70s – a collection of tracks that goes way beyond the more familiar grooves of Fela Kuti and Manu Dibango! The set may well be the deepest so far we've heard from the always-amazing Soundway Records – a package that digs into a wealth of ... read more CD
Also available Nigeria Special – Modern Highlife, Afro Sounds, & Nigerian Blues 1970 to 1976 ... CD 9.99

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VariousNigeria Special – Modern Highlife, Afro Sounds, & Nigerian Blues 1970 to 1976 ... CD
Soundway (UK), Early 70s. Used 2CD ... $9.99
Essential work from the African scene of the 70s – a collection of tracks that goes way beyond the more familiar grooves of Fela Kuti and Manu Dibango! The set may well be the deepest so far we've heard from the always-amazing Soundway Records – a package that digs into a wealth of ... read more CD
Also available Nigeria Special – Modern Highlife, Afro Sounds, & Nigerian Blues 1970 to 1976 ... CD 10.99

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VariousNigeria Special Vol 2 – Modern Highlife, Afro Sounds, & Nigerian Blues 1970 to 1976 ... CD
Soundway (UK), 1970s. New Copy ... $18.99
A second volume from one of our favorite compilation series of 70s African music ever – Nigeria Special Volume 2 from the rare Afrobeat treasure diggers at Soundway Records! This deeper delve into the well of hard-to-find early to mid 70s material sticks is just as wonderful – ... read more CD
Also available Nigeria Special Vol 2 – Modern Highlife, Afro Sounds, & Nigerian Blues 1970 to 1976 ... CD 14.99

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VariousNigeria Special Vol 2 – Modern Highlife, Afro Sounds, & Nigerian Blues 1970 to 1976 ... CD
Soundway (UK), 1970s. Used ... $14.99
A second volume from one of our favorite compilation series of 70s African music ever – Nigeria Special Volume 2 from the rare Afrobeat treasure diggers at Soundway Records! This deeper delve into the well of hard-to-find early to mid 70s material sticks is just as wonderful – ... read more CD
Also available Nigeria Special Vol 2 – Modern Highlife, Afro Sounds, & Nigerian Blues 1970 to 1976 ... CD 18.99

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VariousOriginal Sound Of Cumbia – History Of Colombian Cumbia & Porro As Told By The Phonograph 1948 to 1979 – Compiled By Quantic ... CD
Soundway (UK), 1950s/1960s/1970s. New Copy 2CD ... $21.99
Soundway Records delves deep into the great history Colombian cumbia and porro – beautifully putting together an expansive set that traces the evolution of the sounds throughout 3 decades – and keeping it coming feverishly and furiously well paced the whole way through! They do a ... read more CD

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VariousPanama! Vol 3 – Calypso Panameno, Guajira Jazz, & Cumbia Tipica On The Isthmus 1960 to 1975 ... CD
Soundway (UK), 1960s/Early 70s. New Copy ... $18.99
A sprawling set of tropical grooves from Panama, and the third in the series from Soundway – compiled by Roberto Gyemant and Miles Cleret, with a little help for this set from Will Holland, aka Quantic – as soulful and brilliant as it is essential! These rare recordings blend cultural ... read more CD

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VariousPeru Bravo – Soul & Funk From Peru's Radical Decade ... CD
Tiger's Milk/Strut (UK), Late 60s/Early 70s. New Copy ... $13.99 14.99
The coolest collection of Peruvian grooves we've ever seen – one that gets past some of the straighter psych and Latin moments to focus on the funkier grooves of the Lima scene! Most work here is late 60s/early 70s vintage – and although many of the groups are rooted in rock, they're ... read more CD
Also available Peru Bravo – Soul & Funk From Peru's Radical Decade (with bonus download) ... LP 21.99

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VariousPutumayo Presents – Arabic Groove ... CD
Putumayo, 2001. Used ... $2.99
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(Barcode has some marker.)

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VariousPutumayo Presents – Cape Verde ... CD
Putumayo, 1999. Used ... $2.99
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(Out of print.)

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VariousReal Bahamas Vol 2 ... CD
Nonesuch, 1978. Used ... $4.99
Recorded by Peter Siegel and Jody Stecher. CD
(Penmark through barcode.)

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VariousRed Hot & Riot ... CD
MCA, 2002. Used ... $0.99
A really great compilation put out by the folks at Red Hot – an organization dedicated to "Fighting Aids Through Popular Culture". Previous sets by the group have focussed on jazz, bossa, and other music – and this time around, the focus is Africa, currently suffering from a ... read more CD
(BMG Direct pressing.)

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New VariousRoma In Serbia – Balkan Musical Archive Vol 1 – Anthology Of Traditional ... CD
Etnika (Slovenia), 2001. Used ... $9.99
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(Out of print. Includes oriignal slipcase and book.)

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New VariousRough Guide To Bhangra ... CD
World Music Network (UK), 2000. Used ... $2.99
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(Out of print. Promogional copy.)

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VariousRough Guide To Bollywood Disco (with bonus CD) ... CD
Rough Guide, Late 70s/1980s. New Copy 2CD ... $13.99 14.98
Disco music was alive and well in Indian cinema during the 80s – thanks to the style's great fit for the big numbers in Bollywood films! And although the title here might make you think that Indian movies grabbed up the New York trends of a few years before, the overall sound is more a later ... read more CD

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VariousRough Guide To Rebetika – The Greek Underworld – Original Roots To Revival Sounds ... CD
Rough Guide (UK), 2004. Used 2 CDs ... $9.99
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(Out of print, promotional copy.)

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VariousShowa 64 – A Definitive Compilation Of House, Soul, Jazz, Downbeat, & Abstract Beats Full Of Eastern Promise From 1975-1998 ... CD
Disorient/Mr Bongo (UK), Mid 70s/1980s/1990s. Used 2CD ... $14.99
Not really a funk compilation, but a sparkling batch of rare tracks from Japan – most of which were never issued in the west! The folks at Mr. Bongo put this set together with the aid of their operatives in Tokyo, and its one of the freshest we've heard in a long time. Most of the tracks ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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VariousSongs For Desert Refugees – A Compilation In Aid Of The Refugees From Northen Mali ... CD
Glitterhouse (Germany), 2012. Used ... $8.99
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(Digipack has a cutout hole.)

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VariousSoul Messages From Dimona ... CD
Numero, Late 70s/Early 80s. New Copy ... $15.99 18.98
One of the grooviest compilations we've ever seen – a collection of work by American expatriates living in Israel at the end of the 70s – a hip blend of US funk and Hebrew spirituality! Most of the work here sounds like the best spiritual funk of the 70s – very much in an Earth ... read more CD

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VariousSoul Of Cape Verde ... CD
Lusafrica (France), 1996. Used ... $2.99
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(Out of print.)

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VariousSouth Pacific – Island Music ... CD
Nonesuch, 1981. Used ... $6.99
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(Out of print.)

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VariousTahiti – The Gauguin Years – Songs & Dances ... CD
Nonesuch, 1968. Used ... $7.99
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VariousTrance 2 – Naqshbandi Sufis, Healing & Trance In Morocco, Balinese Temple Festival ... CD
Ellipsis Arts, 1995. Used CD & Book ... $4.99
Comes with a nifty booklet. CD
(Out of print. Packaged in a nicely hardbound book.)

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VariousVery Best Bollywood Songs ... CD
Outcaste (UK), 2001. Used ... $6.99
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(Out of print.)

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New VariousWest Indies – An Island Carnival ... CD
Nonesuch, 1983. Used ... $3.99
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(Out of print. Includes original slipcase. Barcode has some marker.)

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VariousZambush Vol 2 – Zambian Hits From The 60s & 70s ... CD
SWP (UK), 1960s/1970s. New Copy ... $16.99
Excellent but sadly neglected gems from Zambia! This terrific collection features work from three of the country's best acts, including the Big Gold Six, a combo originally assembled by the legendary Alick Nkhata as the Lusaka Radio Band to promote the nation's indigenous music. By 1968 it set ... read more CD
 
 



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