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Unusual grooves from around the globe -- Afro Funk, Bollywood soundtracks, Turkish rock, gamelan, ethnographic/field recordings, sitar sounds, and more!




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Mohamed Abdel WahabAsaalek El Raheela ... CD
EMI (United Arab Emirates), 1996. Used ... $9.99
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(Out of print.)

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Ahmed Abdul-MalikJazz Sounds Of Africa (Music Of Ahmed Abdul-Malik/Sounds Of Africa) ... CD
New Jazz/Prestige, 1961/1962. Used ... $5.99
Revolutionary work from one of the most important talents you never heard of – 2 jazz/world classics from the amazing Ahmed Abdul-Malik! The CD begins with The Music Of Ahmed Abdul Malik from 1961 – a record that has the bassist working in a very sophisticated cross-cultural mode ... (Jazz, Global Grooves) read more CD
(BMG music club pressing.)

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Idris Ackamoor & The PyramidsWe Be All Africans ... CD
Strut (UK), 2016. New Copy ... $13.99 14.99
Legendary reedman Idris Ackamoor is strongly back in action – working here with a new version of his classic Pyramids group from the 70s – with a groove that's every bit as righteous as their classic albums from back in the day! In truth, Ackamoor has been going strongly over the ... (Jazz, Global Grooves) read more CD

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King Sunny AdeAura ... CD
Island, 1984. Used ... $9.99
The third and tightest of Ade's albums for Island. The sound here is a hybrid of his Ju Ju style with a bit of Afrobeat thrown in, with Tony Allen guesting on one number. The percolating multi-guitar and talking drum sound that was Ade's signature keeps the set gliding along nicely. 6 longer ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ King Sunny AdeJuju Music ... CD
Mango, 1982. Used ... $4.99
King Sunny Ade's first major label LP, that helped him bring his juju music to the world. The blueprint of juju's laid down hear, with loads of intertwining guitar lines and tallking drums chattering away in a driving but never-too-busy fashion underneath. Includes "Sunny Ti De Arya", ... read more CD

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AfricandoVol 1 – Trovador ... CD
Sterns (UK), 1993. Used ... $6.99
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(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Afro-Haitian Experimental OrchestraAfro-Haitian Experimental Orchestra ... CD
Glitterbeat, 2016. New Copy ... $13.99 14.99
A set recorded in Haiti, but one that features lots of heavy drums from the legendary Tony Allen – whose work here does a great job of bridging the sounds of two different cultures! The group here seems to be spearheaded by guitarist Mark Mulholland and keyboardist Olaf Hund – who also ... read more CD

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✨✧ AkwassaLa'Ila ... CD
PMG (Austria), 1975. Used ... Just Sold Out!
A stunner from the Afro Funk scene of the 70s – and the kind of record that makes us realize just how much greatness there is to discover! Years back, we thought we'd heard all the good cuts from the sub-Saharan continent – but a record like this really makes us sit up and take new ... read more CD

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Assi Al HilaniAter Al Mahabah ... CD
EMI, 2001. Used ... $0.99
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(Out of print.)

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Majid Al MuhandisMajid ... CD
Rotana, Used ... $0.99
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Kadim Al SahirAbhathu Anki ... CD
EMI, 2001. Used ... $0.99
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Nawal Al ZoughbiToul Omry ... CD
EMI, 2001. Used ... $1.99
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(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Tony Allen & Afrika 70No Accommodation For Lagos (Japanese version) ... CD
Coronet (Japan), 1979. Used ... $19.99
Pivotal Afro Funk tracks from Tony Allen – a masterpiece! Allen is recording here as the leader of the Afrika 70 group, but with Fela in the band, and handling production chores as well. The groove is very similar to Fela's, but with the drums higher in the mix, and a bit more of an ... read more CD
(Out of print. Includes obi.)

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Alma Afrobeat EnsembleIt's Time ... CD
Slow Walk (Spain), 2016. New Copy ... $13.99 17.99
Nice one from Barcelona's Alma Afrobeat Ensemble – with some righteous, timeless original tunes by the group – plus some stylistic boundary-busting collaborations with remix producers! The straighter Afrobeat numbers are pretty great – inspired by the legends of the style, ... read more CD
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It's Time (with download) ... LP 18.99
It's Time ... CD 9.99

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Alma Afrobeat EnsembleIt's Time ... CD
Slow Walk (Spain), 2016. Used ... $9.99
Nice one from Barcelona's Alma Afrobeat Ensemble – with some righteous, timeless original tunes by the group – plus some stylistic boundary-busting collaborations with remix producers! The straighter Afrobeat numbers are pretty great – inspired by the legends of the style, ... read more CD
Also available
It's Time ... CD 13.99
It's Time (with download) ... LP 18.99

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AlpayYekte ... CD
Pharaway Sounds (Spain), Early 70s. New Copy ... $11.99
Unusual sounds from Alpay – an artist who perfectly shows the unique east/west crossroads that ran through the Turkish scene of the 70s! At one level, Alpay's as Western as you might guess from his look on the cover – and attempts here to serve up rockish tracks aimed at the mainstream ... read more CD

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Amadou & MariamDimanche A Bamako ... CD
Nonesuch, 2004. Used ... $1.99
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AnriI Love Poping World, Anri ... CD
For Life, 1985. Used ... $4.99
(Soul, Global Grooves) CD
(Out of print.)

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Okyerema AsanteDrum Message ... CD
Black Fire, 1977. New Copy ... $11.99
A seminal bit of funky Afrojazz from the DC scene of the 70s! The album features work by percussionist Okyerema Asante, and also includes sax work by Plunky Nakabinde – best known as the leader of the group Oneness Of Juju. Plunky's influence can really be felt strongly on the set – ... read more CD

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Adewale AyubaFuji Time ... CD
Agogo, 1996. Used ... $6.99
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(Booklet has a cutout hole.)
 
 



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