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Cosmozouk Percussion

LP (Item 618830) Epic/Superfly (France), Late 70s — Condition: New Copy
(reissue)
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(€25.77 || £20.36 || ¥3506) (approx.)
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The coolest grooves we've ever heard from percussionist Henri Guedon – a really wonderful blend of Latin, Caribbean, and jazz-based influences – all filtered into a very special sound! There's plenty of percussion at the core, but there's also some sweet keyboards too – used sparely, so that the album's not a funky electric one – but in just the right ways to bring in a cool sort of 70s funk touch to the whole record – almost in some of the ways you'd find with Nuyorican funk of the same time! Vocals are great, too – mostly in French – but the instrumental element is what really moves us – and it moves us plenty! Titles include "Brujeira", "Tou Patou Feme", "Guajira Contestation", "Bomba Miscien", "Vulcano", and "Marcel Song". (Beautiful pressing – super heavy cover and vinyl!)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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