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Live At The Panafrican Festival (180 gram pressing)

LP (Item 56681) BYG/Actuel, 1969 — Condition: New Copy
Gatefold (reissue)
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A rare live set – recorded in Algiers during the Panafrican Festival in 1969, featuring a set of work that is some of Shepp's rootsiest of the 60s! The recording features a core group of Shepp, Grachan Moncur, Clifford Thorton, and Dave Burrell – all joined by a host of Algerian and Touareg musicians – playing percussion in a way that creates a heavy drone-like quality to the record, expanding Shepp's jazz sound with a spacious ethnographic vision. The sound is haunting, and the record really stands apart from Shepp's other work of the time. Features the extended tracks "We Have Come Back" (Pts 1 & 2) and "Brotherhood at Ketchaoua". (180 gram vinyl pressing.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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