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Ammalele

LP (Item 615559) Mississippi/Little Axe/Domino Sound, 1976 — Condition: New Copy
$11.99 ...

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(€9.02 || £7.18 || ¥1239) (approx.)
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One of the rarer Ethiopian recordings we've heard from the 70s – and one of the most compelling, too! The sounds here are just as haunting as more familiar Ethiopian music, but also have a nicely unbridled feel too – almost a bit rough at times, especially in the way the rhythms unfurl – followed by snakey guitar lines, and these vocals that are richly expressive, but in a way that's quite different from the emotion of Anglo pop! The set's a great discovery of these rare sides from 1976 – and titles include "Siin Baarbaada", "Ishururuu", "Silaa Murtii Beeke", "Kophaa Koo", and "Ammalele". (Includes a great insert of notes, too!)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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