Global Grooves — In Stock — 12-inch

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



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Allenko Brotherhood EnsembleAllen Fresh (Tony Allen vs. Troublemakers)/Right Here In Front Of You (Tony Allen vs. Unsung Heroes)(voc, inst) ... 12-inch
Comet (France), 2001. Near Mint- ... $0.99
The Allenko Afro Funk series keeps on grooving hard! "Allen Fresh" is a really great number with a heavy Tony Allen groove – lots of snapping drum work, a slow building sound, and a bit of spaciness that keeps the cut interesting, and which adds a bit of a psychedelic finish! ... read more 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Paradise Bangkok Molam International BandLam San Ra (orig, Nick Menasseh version) ... 12-inch
Paradise Bangkok/Studio Lam (UK), 2016. Sealed (pic cover)... $9.99
A great return to form for the Paradise Bangkok Molam International Band – stepping out here in a groove that mixes Southeast Asian roots with more contemporary clubby elements – yet all without sounding gimmicky or forced at all! The cut begins with a complicated line played on a ... read more 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Them MushroomsThem Mushrooms EP ... 12-inch
Afro 7 (Finland), 1984. New Copy ... $19.99
A mini-album of work from this cool Kenyan combo – a 12" set that brings together tracks from two rare funky 45s – all with a unique 80s spin on an Afro Funk groove! The music here is a mix of live percussion and beats, keyboards and guitars, often set to these playful grooves ... read more 12-inch, Vinyl record
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Toli & The Femm NamelessSee Line/Talk Dat S**t/Deaf Ears (instrumental dub) (10 inch EP) ... 12-inch
Kooyman, Early 2000s/2017. New Copy ... $14.99 16.98
The first few numbers we've heard from trombone player Toli and the Femm Nameless group – an all female Afrobeat-inspired combo who made some waves in the fertile Brooklyn live funk scene of early 00s alongside scene legends like Antibalas, the Dapkings and Menhan Street Band but disbanded ... read more 12-inch, Vinyl record

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✨✧ Vaudou GameOn Se Pousse (Yoruba Soul rmx, Yoruba Soul inst, original) ... 12-inch
Hot Casa (France), 2017. New Copy (pic cover)... $19.99
Two great mixes here by Osunlade – both perfectly fit to the Vaudou Game groove! The core version of "On Se Pousse" has a strong Afro Funk drive – riffing guitars and keyboards, fast percussion, and sing-song vocals that really send the whole thing home – but the ... read more 12-inch, Vinyl record

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