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Unusual grooves from around the globe -- with an especially strong emphasis on the music of Africa, India, and the Mid-East!




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Norman Ruiz & Jeffrey WarrenDuos Dialogues ... CD
Madera, 2010. Used ... $4.99
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RumillajtaTakiririllasu – Andean Music From Bolivia ... CD
Rumillajta, 1995. Used ... $6.99
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(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Safa (Amir Koushkani/Francois Houle/Sal Ferreras)Alight ... CD
Songlines (Canada), 2002. Used ... $2.99
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(Punch through barcode.)

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Dede Saint PrixMi Se Sa ... LP
Mango, 1988. Near Mint- ... $1.99
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(Cover has a promo stamp.)

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SakhileNew Life ... LP
Jive Afrika, 1984. Very Good+ ... $1.99
The group's second album for Jive, and a batch of 80s African tracks that have a surprisingly jazzy edge to them. The sound here is quite different from the Celluloid approach to New African grooves – a bit more soulful and standard, but with strong use of instruments in a fusiony way, one ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ AK SalimAfro Soul Drum Orgy ... LP
Prestige, 1965. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
Incredible! This is a stunning set of African-inspired jazzy percussion tracks – similar to some of the work done by Art Blakey on his Orgy In Rhythm albums, but with a lot better horn work, and with an overall conception that's much more unified! AK Salim did some sleepier work for Savoy ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Aris SanBoumpam/Dam Dam (10 inch EP) ... LP
Fortuna (UK), 1967/1972. New Copy (reissue)... $16.99
Two long grooves with a really amazing sound – both recorded in Tel Aviv by guitarist Aris San, who also provides these amazing vocals on the set! The guitar on "Boumpam" begins with almost a surf rock sort of tone, but it quickly goes into exotic qualities that are matched by San's ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Santiago Del Nuevo ExtremoA Mi Ciudad ... LP
Messidor (Germany), 1984. Near Mint- ... $24.99
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Facio SantillanSortileges De La Flute Des Andes ... LP
Barclay (France), 1968. Near Mint- 2LP Gatefold ... $2.99
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Tony ScottMusic For Zen Meditation ... LP
Verve, Late 60s. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $11.99
Beautiful work from reed player Tony Scott – recorded during a time when he was doing a lot of soul-searching with Eastern cultures! The set's a stripped-down batch of long tracks, with Scott's clarinet in the lead, and backing by 2 Japanese musicians on Koto and Shackuhachi. The tracks are ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light ringwear.)

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Mohamed El Arabi SerghiniRiyad Al Hubb ... CD
Daqui (France), 2001. Used ... $4.99
CD
(Mark through barcode.)

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Setona & African CrossroadsSetona & African Crossroads Live ... CD
Blue Flame, 2005. Used ... $2.99
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79rs Gang79rs Gang ... LP
Sinking City, 2015. New Copy ... $8.99
A highly percussive New Orleans group with a feel that's right from the streets – just the kind of live, spontaneous energy you'd expect from the "Indian parade" image on the front! Most instrumentation comes from handheld percussion – the kind you'd use when marching down ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Jorge SevillaIncredible Guitar Of Jorge Sevilla ... LP
Verve, Late 50s. Very Good- ... $6.99
A rare album of flamenco guitar on Verve – with a nice cover by David Stone Martin! LP, Vinyl record album
(Deep groove, trumpeter logo pressing. Cover has a bit of tape in one corner.)

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Ananda ShankarLife In Music – Best Of The EMI Years ... CD
Gramophone/Time Square, 1970s/1980s. Used 2CD ... $6.99
Incredible funky Eastern groove from Ananda Shankar – and some most propulsive, Western soul and psychedelia-tinged Indian music ever recorded! This is probably the definitive compilation of Ananda's work – collected from great albums such as Ananda Shankar And His Music, Missing You, ... read more CD

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Ravi ShankarChappaqua ... LP
Columbia, Mid 60s. Very Good- Gatefold ... $6.99
The "other" soundtrack to the film Chappaqua – the one used instead of the Ornette Coleman one that was also issued on record! LP, Vinyl record album
(Grey label Masterworks pressing. Cover has wear.)

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Ravi ShankarImprovisations ... LP
World Pacific, 1962. Near Mint- ... $7.99
An early American recording by Ravi Shankar – with some brief help from American jazz players! The bulk of the record features Ravi in a trio with tampura and tabla, performing long tunes similar to the ragas on his other albums from the time – but there's also a great track called ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Liberty pressing.)

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Ravi ShankarPortrait Of Genius ... LP
World Pacific, Mid 60s. Near Mint- ... $6.99
Unlike Ravi's other LPs released here in the 60s, this one features a number of shorter tracks, as opposed to presenting longer pieces in their full form. It also features a collaboration with Paul Horn, featured on flute on the 6 shorter pieces on side one: "Tala Rasa Ranga", "Dhun& ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label stereo pressing.)

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Ravi ShankarRavi Shankar In San Francisco ... LP
World Pacific, Mid 60s. Very Good- Gatefold ... $4.99
Three lengthy pieces from Shankar, accompanied by Alla Rakha on tabla: "Tabla Solo In Shikhar", "Dhun (Based On the Morning Raga In Sindhi-Bhairavi)" and "Raga Bhupal Todi". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a center split on the bottom seam.)

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Ravi ShankarSound Of The Sitar ... LP
World Pacific, Mid 60s. Very Good ... $7.99
One of Ravi's classic albums for the US market – featuring 3 long tracks: "Alap & Jor In Raga Malkauns", "Tala Sawari", and "Pahari Dhun". LP, Vinyl record album
(Original pressing.)
 
 



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