Global Grooves — In Stock — CDs

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

$



Items/page

Sort by
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
VariousRough Guide To Peru Rare Groove ... CD
Rough Guide, 1960s/1970s. New Copy ... $8.99 14.99
Sweet sounds from the Peruvian scene of the 60s and 70s – music that starts in more familiar Latin modes, then quickly expands to a range of other hip South American sounds! The mix of modes here is maybe similar to the Colombian music of the period – sometimes romping with fast-moving ... (Latin, Global Grooves) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
VariousSedayeh Del – Funk, Psychedelia, & Pop From The Iranian Pre-Revolution Generation ... CD
Pharaway Sounds (Spain), 1970s. New Copy ... $11.99
Amazing sounds from the last Western years of Iran – really incredible music that shows what a cultural crossroads the nation had become! While some might criticize the culture as embracing the west too strongly at the time, music like this is a great illustration of the way that the ... read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
VariousSoul Sok Sega – Sega Sounds From Mauritius 1973 to 1979 ... CD
Strut (UK), Mid 70s. New Copy ... $13.99 14.98
Amazing music you've probably never heard before – all from the tiny island of Mauritius in the 70s, and served up in a stunning mix of funk, blues, and soul! The grooves here are very offbeat – with rhythms that belie the island's location in the Indian Ocean near Madagascar, mixed ... read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
VariousSurinam Funk Force – More Boogie & Disco Funk From The Surinamese Dance Floors ... CD
Rush Hour (Netherlands), Late 70s/Early 80s. New Copy ... $15.99
A huge range of funky soul cuts from a very surprising source – the nation of Surinam, which didn't earn its independence until the mid 70s – which then seemed to pave the way for a big wave of wonderful music like this! The cuts often have a groove that's more northern hemisphere club ... read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
✨✧ VariousSynthesize The Soul – Astro-Atlantic Hypnotica From The Cape Verde Islands 1973 to 1988 ... CD
Ostinato (UK), Late 70s/Early 80s. New Copy ... $13.99 14.99
Fantastic sounds from the unique musical crossroads of Cape Verde – an island culture that's closest to Africa in geographical terms, but which also has a strong influence from European colonization, and some shared musical modes from the Caribbean scene! Later Cape Verdean global stars have ... read more CD
Also available Synthesize The Soul – Astro-Atlantic Hypnotica From The Cape Verde Islands 1973 to 1988 ... LP 22.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
VariousTisheh O Risheh – Funk, Psychedelia, & Pop From The Iranian Pre-Revolution Generation ... CD
Pharaway Sounds (Spain), Mid 70s. New Copy ... $11.99
Amazing sounds from the pre-Ayatollah years in Iran – an incredible blend of different global influences, coming together in the sort of sound you'd expect from one of the most progressive scenes in the Mid-East! The work here has some of the same psych elements of Turkish work from the time ... read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
VariousTogo Soul 70 – Selected Rare Togolese Recordings 1971 To 1981 ... CD
Hot Casa (France), 1970s/Early 80s. New Copy ... $18.99
A fantastic little collection – and one that's way different than the usual Afro Funk compilation! Instead, this is an album that takes the "soul" in its title seriously – and goes for unusual tunes from the Togo scene of the 70s – almost all of which feature incredible ... read more CD
Also available Togo Soul 70 – Selected Rare Togolese Recordings 1971 To 1981 ... LP 28.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
VariousTokyo Record Sanpo (Tokyo Record Walk) – Aoyama Rainy Night ... CD
Pony Canyon (Japan), Late 70s/1980s. New Copy ... $28.99
A more modern entry in this cool series of Japanese pop singles – one that focuses on a time when the scene was digging disco grooves, 80s electro, and other lively styles – all woven into a fresh sort of tapestry for the Japanese singers in the collection! As with the other volumes, ... read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
VariousTokyo Record Sanpo (Tokyo Record Walk) – Weekend No Koen-dori (Koen-dori On The Weekend) ... CD
GT/Sony (Japan), 1970s/Early 80s. New Copy ... $28.99
Cool Japanese groovers from the 70s and early 80s – served up here in a range of great styles that run from string-laden pop to some of the more electronic modes that would come into play in later years! Apart from one track by the Yellow Magic Orchestra, all the other artists here are ... read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
VariousTwo Girls Started to Sing – Bulgarian Village Singing ... CD
Rounder, Late 70s/1980s. Used ... $1.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
VariousUnder The Moroccan Sky – Fes Festival Of World Sacred Music Vol 3 ... CD
Sounds True, 2001. Used ... $4.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
VariousUrgent Jumping – East African Musiki Wa Dansi Classics 1972 to 1982 ... CD
Sterns, 1970s/Early 80s. New Copy 2 CDs ... $19.99
A decade's worth of music from the East African scene – all sounds put together in a mode that's a great reflection of the huge cultural shift at the time! Languages, instrumentation, and rhythms change up from track to track – and rather than being a key to one musical moment, the set ... read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
✨✧ VariousUzelli Psychedelic Anadolu ... CD
Uzelli (UK), Late 70s/Early 80s. New Copy ... $11.99
A great look at a lost lineage of Turkish music – the mostly-cassette Uzelli label, initially started in Germany for Turkish workers on the continent – but an imprint who grew to have importance back in Istanbul as the years moved on! This set brings together some of the more ... read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
VariousVenezuela 70 – Cosmic Visions Of A Latin American Earth – Venezuelan Experimental Rock In The 1970s ... CD
Soul Jazz (UK), 1970s. New Copy ... $16.99
A completely amazing collection of sounds from the 70s scene in Venezuela – a really un-tapped legacy of fantastically creative music – most of it pretty darn groovy, too! Despite the "rock" in the title, the music here is more in a mix of funky jazz and other creative ... (Latin, Global Grooves) read more CD
Also available Venezuela 70 – Cosmic Visions Of A Latin American Earth – Venezuelan Experimental Rock In The 1970s (with bonus download) ... LP 26.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
VariousWest Indies Funk Vol 3 ... CD
Trans Air (Puerto Rico), Early 70s. New Copy ... $4.99 17.98
Plenty funky down in the West Indies – more than enough to keep this third volume as strong as the previous two! There's loads of wonderful bits here – from steel band funk to tropical-styled rhythms to heavy grooves that are hardly what you'd expect to be coming from the islands back ... read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
VariousWest Indies Soul ... CD
Trans Air (Puerto Rico), 1970s. New Copy ... $4.99 17.98
A more soul-centric set from the folks behind the West Indies Funk series – and the best overall batch yet from the island music connoisseurs at San Juan's Trans Air label – here's hoping West Indies Soul blossoms into a series of its own! There's actually still quite a bit of funk in ... read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
VariousWorld Beat Vol 4 – Mandingo Rhythms ... CD
Celluloid/Melodie (France), 1997. Used ... $4.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
VariousWorld Music From Israel ... CD
Fremeaux & Associates (France), 1998. Used 2CD ... $6.99
2CD set includes a 48-page booklet with notes and photos. CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
VariousWorld Sounds – Bulgarian Polyphony III – Bisserov Sisters & Nadka Karadjova ... CD
Victor/JVC, 1992. Used ... $1.99
... CD
(Barcode has a cutout hole. Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
VariousWorld Sounds – Hawaii – The Wonderful World Of The Ukulele ... CD
JVC, 1997. Used ... $2.99
... CD
(Out of print.)
 
 



⇑ Top