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Global Grooves — In Stock

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

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Geraldo PinoAfro Soco Soul Live ... LP
Everland (Austria), 1972. New Copy (reissue)... $18.99
A blistering batch of live tracks from the amazing Geraldo Pino – super-tight Afro Funk with a groove to rival some of James Brown's funkiest work! Pino clearly takes a lot of cues from The Godfather in the way he leads the band – working with an MC who starts the set and calls him to ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Hubert Porter with The Jamaican CalypsoniansCalypsos From Jamaica ... LP
Dub Store (Japan), Early 60s. New Copy ... $19.99 23.99
A great mix of modes from Hubert Porter – tunes that are definitely the calypsos promised in the title, but which also have some unique elements that mark them as Jamaican, too – touches of mento, nice jazzy elements in the music, and that bubbling up of the new island modes that would ... (Reggae, Global Grooves) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Muyei PowerSierra Leone In 70s USA ... CD
Soundway (UK), Late 70s. Used ... $11.99
A hip group from Sierra Leone – but one who recorded these tracks in the US during the late 70s – which makes for a very unusual hybrid of sounds! The group's original approach was to update regional sounds from their nation, and avoid some of the more commercial cover versions of ... read more CD

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PRO (People Rock Outfit)Blacky Joe (180 gram pressing – with bonus download) ... LP
EMI/Soundway (UK), 1976. New Copy (reissue)... $28.99
The People Rock Outfit really knock it out of the park with this dark-edged classic from the 70s – one of the heaviest albums we've heard from the Nigerian scene at the time, and a record that's almost got more of a South African spirit overall! These guys effortlessly mix together funk and ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited edition.)

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Professional Seagulls Dance Band Port HarcourtProfessional Seagulls – Leader Prince D Bull ... LP
Philips (Nigeria), 1972. Fair ... Just Sold Out!
... LP, Vinyl record album
(NOTE: FAIR CONDITION. Cover has some wear, pen and heavy peeling on one side.)


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Osvaldo Pugliese Con Roberto ChanelEl Tango Es Una Historia ... LP
EMI (Argentina), Early/Mid 40s. Near Mint- ... $19.99
(Latin, Global Grooves) LP, Vinyl record album

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Punta DiamanteAfrodelia ... LP
Sonorama Discos, 2019. New Copy ... $19.99 21.99
Great work by a sharp-edged ensemble from Mexico City – a group who start out in familiar territory of Afro Funk, then quickly take the music in directions of their own – which includes a bit of the psychedelia promised in the title! Instrumentation features the core Afro Funk modes of ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Qua Musical SocietyEtore Akin Vol 1 ... LP
Coconut (Nigeria), 1983. Very Good- ... $19.99
A group from Lagos, led by BB Ekpenyong – with a sound that's a lot more rootsy that you'd expect for the date! LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear, but is pretty decent overall.)

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Rail BandBelle Epoque Vol 3 – Dioba ... CD
Sterns (UK), 1970s/Early 80s. Used 2CDs ... $18.99
A third selection of work from the golden years of Mali's legendary Rail Band – and a set that digs even deeper than the first two volumes! Despite being third in the set, this volume features just as wide a range of work as the other two – mostly material from the 70s, plus a few ... read more CD
(Still sealed.)

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Ramirez/Rengifo/Chavez/Rincon/Reina/GuarnieriMisa Criolla & More Music From The South American Folk Tradition For Chorus & Native Instruments – Robert De Cormier/Counterpoint ... CD
Albany, 2004. Used ... $4.99
(Classical, Global Grooves) CD
(Out of print.)

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Jean Pierre Rampal & Lily LaskineJapanese Melodies For Flute & Harp ... CD
Denon, 1969. Used ... $4.99
(Classical, Global Grooves) CD
(Out of print, BMG Direct pressing.)

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✨✧ Ernest RanglinIn Search Of The Lost Riddim ... CD
Palm (UK), 1998. Used ... $6.99
One of the recent comeback albums cut by Ranglin – the famous Jamaican guitarist who worked heavily early reggae sides, on Monty Alexander's 70s releases for MPS, and who's been getting quite a bit of well deserved recognition these days. The album's got a number of different grooves – ... (Jazz, Global Grooves) read more CD
(Out of print, includes slipcase.)

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✨✧ Real Combo LisbonenseReal Combo Lisbonense ... CD
Optimus (Portugal), 2009. Used ... $6.99
... CD
(Includes Optimus obi.)

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Sabanoh 75Warn You Pikin/Salematu ... 7-inch
Sabanoh Sounds, 1977. Very Good ... $4.99
(Funky 45's, Global Grooves) 7-inch, Vinyl record
(Label has a bit of pen.)

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SabicasFlamenco Puro ... LP
Columbia, 1959. Very Good ... $6.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono gold label Adventures In Sound pressing. Cover has half split seams, with some tears and an address stamp on the back paste-on.)

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SabicasGreatest Flamenco Guitarist Vol 2 ... LP
Elektra, 1958. Near Mint- ... $4.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(60s mono gold label pressing.)

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Sahara All Star Band Of JosSahara All Star Band Of Jos ... LP
PMG (Austria), 1976. New Copy (reissue)... $18.99
One of the funkiest combos we've heard from the African scene of the 70s – and that's saying a lot, given how much great music was going on at the time! These guys really know how to lean into a long song, and open it up with incredible instrumental sharpness – a way of coming together ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Junko SakuradaSpoon Ippai No Shiawase ... LP
Victor (Japan), 1975. Near Mint- ... $9.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the insert. Cover has light wear.)

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Horacio Salgan & Ubaldo De LioBuenos Aires At 3am ... LP
MGM, 1960s. Very Good+ ... $4.99
(Latin, Global Grooves) LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has wide clear tape along the seams.)

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Sam Fan ThomasMakassi Again ... LP
Kilimanjaro Int'l Productions, 1989. Very Good+ ... $6.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some pen.)

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Mammane SaniMammane Sani Et Son Orgue – La Musique Electronique Du Niger ... CD
Sahel Sounds, 1978. New Copy ... $12.99 15.98
Amazing sounds from Niger – some really hypnotic lines on electric organ – played in a way that's unlike any other use of the instrument we've ever heard! There's a flowing, water-like quality to the music that's almost in the territory of Terry Riley's work on organ – yet the ... (Out Sound, Global Grooves) read more CD

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Tadao & Kazue SawaiKoto Plays Latin Fantasy ... LP
RCA (Japan), 1960s. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $19.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes obi, which is bent with a small tear. Cover has a small split in the top seam.)

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✨✧ Tadao Sawai, Kazue Sawai, Hozan Yamamoto & OthersJazz Rock ... CD
RCA/Mr Bongo (UK), 1973. New Copy ... Just Sold Out!
A killer set of jazz rock from early 70s Japan – and a set that's way different than Anglo albums of this nature! There's definitely a mix of horns, jazzy soloing, and electrified elements on guitar, bass, and keyboards – but the themes here are often strongly Japanese, and also ... (Jazz, Global Grooves) read more CD
Also available Jazz Rock ... LP 19.99

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Tadao Sawai, Kazue Sawai, Hozan Yamamoto & OthersJazz Rock ... LP
RCA/Mr Bongo (UK), 1973. New Copy Gatefold (reissue)... $19.99 21.98
A killer set of jazz rock from early 70s Japan – and a set that's way different than Anglo albums of this nature! There's definitely a mix of horns, jazzy soloing, and electrified elements on guitar, bass, and keyboards – but the themes here are often strongly Japanese, and also ... (Jazz, Global Grooves) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Nitin SawhneyProphesy ... CD
V2, 2001. Used ... $2.99
(New Grooves, Global Grooves) CD
(Out of print, punch through barcode.)

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Tony ScottMusic For Yoga Meditation & Other Joys ... CD
Verve, 1968. Used ... $6.99
Tripped out! Tony Scott plays clarinet with backing on sitar by Colin Walcott – making for a very spare, very spooky album that's a bit more mind-chilling than we'd normally use for meditation! The record has a nicely stripped-down approach that's different than most of the other Verve-groov ... (Now Sound, Global Grooves) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Tony ScottMusic For Zen Meditation ... CD
Verve, Late 60s. Used ... $4.99
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 CD
(Out of print.)

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SE RogieDead Men Don't Smoke Marijuana ... CD
Carol, 1994. Used ... $4.99
... CD
(Out of print, punch through barcode.)

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✨✧ SE RogieSounds Of SE Rogie ... LP
Mississippi/Domino Sound, 1960s. Near Mint- ... $14.99
Seminal sounds from SE Rogie – one of the most important palm wine artists to emerge from Sierra Leone in the 60s! Rogie sings in this wonderfully fluid style alongside his well-plucked guitar – which rings out with these bright tones that really illuminate the lyrics, but also ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Sea LionsFree The People ... CD
Jet (Austria), 1978. New Copy ... $14.99
An unusual album from the West African scene of the 70s – a set that brings together that area's styles with touches of reggae and maybe a slight current of soul – all of which makes for a very distinct approach to rhythm, which is also echoed in the vocals and instrumentation! There's ... read more CD
Also available Free The People ... LP 28.99

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Sea LionsFree The People ... LP
Jet (Austria), 1978. New Copy (reissue)... $28.99
An unusual album from the West African scene of the 70s – a set that brings together that area's styles with touches of reggae and maybe a slight current of soul – all of which makes for a very distinct approach to rhythm, which is also echoed in the vocals and instrumentation! There's ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Free The People ... CD 14.99

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Lingo Seini Et Son GroupeMusique Hauka (with bonus download) ... LP
Sahel Sounds, 2020. New Copy ... $20.99
Really unusual music recorded in contemporary Niger – performed by a group that features two different musicians each playing calabash – a large gourd that is used in this very percussive way, but with deep sounds that almost rumble as if the earth itself were being pounded in the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited to 500 copies – and includes download!)

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Caiphus SemenyaListen To The World ... LP
Sony/Be With (UK), 1982. New Copy (reissue)... $29.99
A sweet little record from Caiphus Semenya – a South African singer, but one who works here with backings from some top-shelf studio talents in LA – a mix of jazz and fusion players who really bring a great sense of groove to the material! Tracks include two originals co-written with ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Caiphus SemenyaStreams Today Rivers Tomorrow ... LP
Munjale/Be With (UK), 1984. New Copy (reissue)... $29.99
South African soul from Caiphus Semenya – and a set that's got a nicely righteous, upbeat vibe throughout! Caiphus works here in that best sort of South African style in the decade when the nation's struggles were getting a lot more global attention – showing a spirit that refuses to ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Semi ColonNdia Egbuo Nia (Afro Jigida) (2CD edition – with bonus tracks and 72-page book) ... CD
Comb & Razor, Mid 70s. New Copy 2CD & Book ... $9.99 19.98
Rare Afro Rock from Nigeria's Semi-Colon group – and it's an astonishingly strong record! It's got fuzzy guitar grooves and spacey electic piano that are indebted to the global psych soul and rock scenes of the late 60s and early 70s – but the rhythmic sensibility, percussion and ... read more CD

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✨✧ Masao SenSen Masao Zenkyokushu – Otoko No Aika ... LP
Minoruphone (Japan), Late 70s. Very Good+ ... Just Sold Out!
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the insert.)

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SenyawaSujud ... LP
Sublime Frequencies, 2018. Near Mint- ... $24.99
A dark duo from the Indonesian scene – working here in a mode that's unlike anything you might expect! The pair mix deep, muddy vocalizations with noisy guitar and other fuzzy sounds – but also include some more organic melodic or percussive instrumentation from time to time – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Juan SerranoCante Hondo – Imporovisational Folk Art Of The Spanish Gypsies ... LP
RCA, 1968. Sealed ... $6.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Stereo pressing.)

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Kyriakos SfetsasGreek Fusion Orchestra Vol 2 ... CD
Teranga Beat (Senegal), 1977. New Copy ... $9.99
Totally wonderful sounds from an artist who mixes Greek musical styles with tight 70s jazz modes – not the electric fusion that you'd guess from the title, but instead a really unique criss-crossing of two different cultures! There's plenty to love here if you love soulful 70s jazz – ... (Jazz, Global Grooves) read more CD

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Shabaka & The AncestorsWisdom Of Elders ... LP
Brownswood (UK), 2016. New Copy 2LP Gatefold ... $18.99 19.98
A fantastic jazz group from the contemporary South African scene – one who've got a very righteous vibe, and a sound that's maybe even more far-reaching than any jazz we've heard from that scene back in the 60s or 70s! The group's led by Shabaka Hutchings on tenor, but is a very ... (Jazz, Global Grooves) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Shango Dance BandShango Dance Band ... CD
Comb & Razor, Early 70s. New Copy ... $6.99 15.98
Insanely wonderful work from Shango Dance Band – a group headed by onetime Fela Kuti bandmate Ojo Okeji – whose bass work here is worth the price of admission alone! Okeji was a key part of Fela's Koola Lobitos, until leaving the group in 1968 – and taking some of the best ... read more CD

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Ananda ShankarAnanda Shankar ... LP
Reprise, 1970. Sealed ... $19.99
Insanely fantastic! Ananda Shankar was one of the hippest sitar players of the 60s – an artist who was not only steeped in the strongest traditions of Indian music heard in other more mainstream players, but one who also had a keen ear for modder and funkier grooves of the time! This rare ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Recent 180 gram vinyl.)
Also available Ananda Shankar (180 gram pressing) ... LP 18.99

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Ananda ShankarAnanda Shankar (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Reprise/Music On Vinyl (UK), 1970. New Copy (reissue)... $18.99 27.98
Insanely fantastic! Ananda Shankar was one of the hippest sitar players of the 60s – an artist who was not only steeped in the strongest traditions of Indian music heard in other more mainstream players, but one who also had a keen ear for modder and funkier grooves of the time! This rare ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Ananda Shankar ... LP 19.99

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Ravi ShankarEssential Ravi Shankar ... CD
Columbia, Late 50s/1960s/1970s/1980s/Early 90s. Used 2CD ... $6.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Ravi ShankarRavi ... LP
Capitol, 1968. Very Good+ ... $12.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Rainbow label stereo pressing.)

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Omar El Shariyi (Ammar El Sherei)Oriental Music ... LP
Soutelphan/We Want Sounds (UK), 1976. New Copy (reissue)... $28.99
That's a pretty groovy looking keyboard on the cover – and the record's got a pretty groovy sound as well – very different than other organ records or Mid-East instrumental titles of the time, thanks in part to some very dexterous work on the multi-level keys from Omar El Shariyi! The ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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MahaGuruJi Dr Pandit Bhek Pati SinhaVedic Benedictions – Songs Of Soul ... LP
Custom Fidelity, Late 60s. Near Mint- ... $11.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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SJOB MovementFriendship Train (with bonus track) ... CD
Cultures Of Soul, 1977. New Copy ... $6.99 15.98
Fantastic funk from SJOB Movement – a 70s group who only cut a handful of records – all of them every bit as righteous and heavy as this one! The group have a perfect fusion of funk, psych, and other cool elements – all served up in a blend that's more straightforwardly soulful ... read more CD

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Martin SolisMartin Solis & Los Primos ... LP
Third Man, Late 50s/1960s/1970s/1980s. New Copy ... $14.99 18.99
Beautifully blue-tinged work from tejano legend Martin Solis – an artist who never recorded much during his life, but performed constantly for the Mexican community in and around Detroit! Solis both sings and handles the large bajo sexteto – a deep-toned instrument that really invokes ... (Latin, Global Grooves) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Sonic Liberation FrontSonic Liberation Front Meets Sunny Murray ... CD
High Two, 2010. Used ... $4.99
... CD

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SorcerersIn Search Of The Lost City Of The Monkey God ... CD
ATA (UK), 2020. New Copy ... $14.99
The Sorcerers return, and with a sound that's even deeper than before – a fantastic blend of funk and Ethiopian elements – but with a tightness that also resonates with some of the hipper European sound library work of the 70s! In fact, there's a mode here that's like those few special ... read more CD
Also available In Search Of The Lost City Of The Monkey God ... LP 26.99

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SorcerersIn Search Of The Lost City Of The Monkey God ... LP
ATA (UK), 2020. New Copy Gatefold ... $26.99
The Sorcerers return, and with a sound that's even deeper than before – a fantastic blend of funk and Ethiopian elements – but with a tightness that also resonates with some of the hipper European sound library work of the 70s! In fact, there's a mode here that's like those few special ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes download!)
Also available In Search Of The Lost City Of The Monkey God ... CD 14.99

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Soul BrothersJive Explosion ... LP
Earthworks, 1988. Near Mint- ... $2.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout notch.)

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Soulful DynamicsBest Of Soulful Dynamics ... CD
Philips/Repertoire (Germany), Early 70s. Used ... $16.99
Really unique work from The Soulful Dynamics – a Liberian group who relocated to Germany at the end of the 60s, and recorded in English with a mad mix of styles! Their approach here is a blend of South and West African pop modes of the 60s – touched with more of a British beat group ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Souljazz OrchestraChaos Theories ... CD
Strut, 2019. New Copy ... $11.99 12.99
Souljazz Orchestra have been giving us great music for well over a decade, but they also seem to be really refining their sound with this wonderful album – going for more instrumental complexity, and opening up in so many different sonic spectrums – while still holding onto the Afro ... read more CD

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Carmen SouzaSilver Messengers ... CD
Galileo (Germany), 2010. Used ... $2.99
A tribute to Horace Silver – tracks include "Soul Searching", "Jody Grind", "Lady Musika", "St Vitus Dance", "Cape Verdean Blues", and "Song For My Father". CD
(Barcode has a cutout hole.)

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SparrowSparrow's Dance Party ... CD
BLS (Trinidad & Tobago), 1992. Used ... $4.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Star BeamsStar Beams Play Disco Specials ... CD
Gallo/Mr Bongo (UK), 1976. New Copy ... $10.99 11.98
A fantastic set from 70s South Africa – and a record that maybe has a lot more of an American funk vibe than you'd expect! The style is nice and lean, and is often in a mode that echoes some of the cooler underground disco of the late 70s on the east coast – almost as if these cuts ... read more CD
Also available Star Beams Play Disco Specials ... LP 20.99

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Star BeamsStar Beams Play Disco Specials ... LP
Gallo/Mr Bongo (UK), 1976. New Copy (reissue)... $20.99 21.98
A fantastic set from 70s South Africa – and a record that maybe has a lot more of an American funk vibe than you'd expect! The style is nice and lean, and is often in a mode that echoes some of the cooler underground disco of the late 70s on the east coast – almost as if these cuts ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Star Beams Play Disco Specials ... CD 10.99

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Steve & TeresaCatching A Wave (clear vinyl pressing) ... LP
Aloha Got Soul, 1983. New Copy (reissue)... $21.99
That's a great title for this dreamy little record – not just because it's a rare bit of gentle pop from the Hawaii scene of the early 80s, but also because the whole thing's got a gentle glide that's not unlike catching a wave on a sunny summer afternoon at the beach! Teresa Bright has this ... (Rock, Global Grooves) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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StormersLovers Song (with bonus download) ... LP
PMG/Tabansi (Austria), 1981. New Copy (reissue)... $18.99
The Stormers are a group who rose from the ashes of the legendary Lagos funk combo Aktion – and they step out here with a really storming sound that definitely earns them their name! The groove is funk of the tightest form possible – especially for the start of the 80s – and the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes download!)

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L Subramaniam & Stephane GrappelliConversations ... LP
Fantasy, 1984. Near Mint- ... $6.99
Subramaniam and Grappelli are joined by Joe Sample, Mark Massey, Jorge Strunz, Jerry Watts, Ron Wagner, and Frank Bennett. (Jazz, Global Grooves) LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a promo stamp, light wear, and some adhesive remnants on front.)

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Super EaglesSenegambian Sensation – The Original Madal Ly & More Ndagga Music ... CD
Retro Afric (UK), 1960s/1970s. Used ... $24.99
Classic material from one of Gambia's greatest bands! This staunchly modern group shook things up at home in the late 60s, playing through Marshall amps and dressing in thrift store duds for a sartorial splendor at home with Swinging London. The band covered "Hey Jude" and wrote some ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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SurpriseBelieve Me ... LP
Beau Monde (France), 1983. New Copy ... $29.99
A wicked bit of 80s electro soul – one that's heavy on Yamaha keyboards and beats, but which was also recorded in Gabon – which gives the whole record a very different sound than New York material of the time! The rhythms are definitely in the funky soul side of the spectrum, but have ... (Soul, Global Grooves) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Gebah SwarayOnce More – Let's Come Together (voc, inst)/Rocky Chu Chu (voc, inst) ... 12-inch
Gebah Swaray, 1992. Very Good (pic cover)... $0.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Cover has some pen on the front.)

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Sweet BreezeAcross The Desert ... LP
Feathers (Nigeria), 1976. Poor ... $1.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(NOTE – Vinyl is in Poor condition. Cover consists of the original front image removed and attached with tape to another cover, still with wear and aging.)

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✨✧ Sweet TalksAdam & Eve ... LP
Philips (Ghana), 1975. Very Good ... $34.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Yellow label pressing. Cover has some ring & edge wear, a stain at the top right along the opening, a small name in pen on front, and splitting in the bottom seam.)

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Synchro Rhythmic Eclectic LanguageLambi (with bonus tracks) ... LP
Moshe Naim/Sommor (Spain), 1976. New Copy 2LP Gatefold (reissue)... $29.99
A really fantastic jazz project from early 70s France – but one that also features a strong contribution from Chicago percussionist Steve McCall – best known for his work in the Air trio, and as part of the AACM! The music is a very freewheeling mix of jazz and global elements – ... (Jazz, Global Grooves) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Tabansi Studio BandTabansi Studio Band Vol 3 – Wakar Alhazai Kano ... CD
BBE (UK), Late 70s. New Copy ... $14.99 19.99
Fantastic longform grooves from the Tabansi Studio Band – a cool combo who worked to support Nigerian artists on the Tabansi label, but who have a sound here that's very much their own! These tracks are a lot wilder and more freewheeling than any of the group's music behind a singer – ... read more CD

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Yoshio TabataGolden Star Twin Deluxe ... LP
Minoruphone (Japan), 1968. Very Good+ 2LP Gatefold ... $1.99
... LP, Vinyl record album

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Tabou ComboGozalo – Tabou Combo En Espanol ... CD
Kubaney, 1990. Used ... $6.99
... CD
(Out of print, booklet has a tear covered over by a piece of clear tape.)

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Seigi TamagusukuOmoide No Ano Uta Kono Uta (Buyohen Volume 1) (10-inch) ... LP
Gomon Record (Japan), 1970s. Near Mint- (pic cover)... $14.99
Traditional folk dance songs from Okinawa, performed with koto and drum accompaniment. LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes lyric insert.)

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Seigi TamagusukuOmoide No Ano Uta Kono Uta (Buyohen Volume 2) (10-inch) ... LP
Gomon Record (Japan), 1970s. Very Good+ (pic cover)... $13.99
Traditional folk dance songs from Okinawa, performed with koto and drum accompaniment. LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes lyric insert.)

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Lord Tanamo & FriendsFestival Jump Up (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Gaydisc/Doctor Bird (UK), 1965. New Copy 2CD ... $16.99
A seminal album in Jamaican music from Lord Tanamo – a singer with roots in calypso, but a sound that really paves the way for ska and rocksteady to come! The record's a full length set from the Gaydisc label of important early producer Sonia Pottinger – and like some of Pottinger's ... (Reggae, Global Grooves) read more CD

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Tango ProjectTango Project ... LP
Nonesuch, 1981. Near Mint- ... $4.99
... LP, Vinyl record album

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Tannahill WeaversLand Of Light ... LP
Green Linnet, 1986. Near Mint- ... $4.99
(Folk/Country, Global Grooves) LP, Vinyl record album

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Ebo TaylorConflict ... LP
Essiebons (Ghana), 1980. Near Mint- ... $19.99
Beautiful work from the great Ebo Taylor – long tracks filled with the kind of grooves that have made him a funky favorite over the years – and which have kept him going strong into the 21st Century! There's a really unique feel to this record – lots of jazzy inflections that go ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Recent Mr Bongo reissue. Cover has lightly bent corners.)

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Ebo TaylorEbo Tayor & The Pelikans ... LP
Mr Bongo (UK), Mid 70s. New Copy (reissue)... $23.99 24.98
A vintage set from the great Ebo Talyor – an artist who's been recording new music in recent years, but who sounds even better here on one of his classics! Ebo's got a fair bit of jazz mixed in with his sound – a layering of flute, trombone, tenor, guitar, and keyboard parts with a ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Ebo TaylorPalaver ... CD
Tabansi/BBE (UK), 1980. New Copy ... $9.99 16.99
A never-issued session from the legendary Ebo Taylor – recorded right at a time when Taylor was really hitting on all burners! The sessions were done for the Nigerian Tabansi label, but feature Ebo's touring band from Ghana – a tight combo whose crackling rhythms are perfect for his ... read more CD
Also available Palaver (180 gram pressing) ... LP 24.99

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Ebo TaylorPalaver (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Tabansi/BBE (UK), 1980. New Copy Gatefold ... $24.99 29.99
A never-issued session from the legendary Ebo Taylor – recorded right at a time when Taylor was really hitting on all burners! The sessions were done for the Nigerian Tabansi label, but feature Ebo's touring band from Ghana – a tight combo whose crackling rhythms are perfect for his ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Palaver ... CD 9.99

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Lilly TchiumbaAngola – Songs Of My People ... CD
Monitor, 1975. New Copy ... $12.99 16.99
A really unique little record – an album of original songs based on older tradition, and one that interweaves elements of Portuguese culture with deeper roots of Angolan music! Lilly Tchiumba penned all the tracks herself, and sings in the Angolan language of Kimbundu – but there's a ... read more CD
(Special limited CD – pressed up for us by the Smithsonian Folkways label. Comes with original cover artwork, and the CD also features a PDF file with the original liner notes and other materials from the original record release.)

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Teichiku OrchestraNew Hit Kayou Best 10 – Watashi No Joukamachi ... LP
Teichiku (Japan), Early 70s. Near Mint- ... $4.99
Japanese pop and kayou hits interpreted on Koto and Shamisen. Players include Kimiko Yamauchi and Kayoko Matsushima on Koto and Teinojo Kineya and Joji Kineya on Shamisen. LP, Vinyl record album
(In a beautiful textured cover, with obi and insert.)

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✨✧ Yoshimi TendoHokkaimeotobushi ... LP
Teichiku (Japan), 1987. Very Good+ ... Just Sold Out!
... LP, Vinyl record album

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Johnny TezanoJohnny Tezano Dans Gina Mata ... CD
Sonodisc (France), 1990s. Used ... $6.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Mor ThiamDini Safarrar ... CD
Rite/Jazzman (UK), 1973. New Copy ... $8.99
A killer little record that's way more than just a set of obscure Afro-styled grooves – given that the whole thing was produced by funky soul genius Oliver Sain – and features work from avant jazz musicians who include Oliver Lake on alto and flute, Lester Bowie on trumpet, and Charles ... read more CD

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Tidiane ThiamSiftorde (with bonus download) ... LP
Sahel Sounds, 2020. New Copy ... $16.99 18.99
Beautifully spare work on guitar from Tidiane Thiam – a Senegalese guitarist who's got some of the same amazing sense of tone and phrasing as John Fahey, Robbie Basho, and the acoustic underground of their generation! Thiam's sense of chromatics is wonderful – and the tunes have a slow- ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes bonus download card.)

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Pat Thomas & Kwashibu Area BandObiaa ... CD
Strut (UK), 2019. New Copy ... $8.99 12.99
Pat Thomas is one of the few Afro Funk legends of the 70s who's still going strong – and on this wonderful set, he gives us sounds and styles that show that his genius is fresher than ever! Pat's working with a younger group, but in a style that's free from any attempt to sound too ... read more CD
Also available Obiaa ... LP 19.99

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Pat Thomas & Kwashibu Area BandObiaa ... LP
Strut (UK), 2019. New Copy 2LP ... $19.99 29.99
Pat Thomas is one of the few Afro Funk legends of the 70s who's still going strong – and on this wonderful set, he gives us sounds and styles that show that his genius is fresher than ever! Pat's working with a younger group, but in a style that's free from any attempt to sound too ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Obiaa ... CD 8.99

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Sam Fan ThomasSam Fan Thomas (1986) ... LP
MST, 1986. Very Good ... $2.99
... LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Ti ParisTi Paris Et Sa Guitare ... LP
Fiesta, Early 60s. Very Good ... $49.99
Beautiful work from Ti Paris – a Haitian guitarist who works here in a relatively stripped-down setting – usually just his voice and acoustic guitar, light percussion, and occasional chorus vocals! The approach is quite different than later Haitian music we know – and has this ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Haitian stereo pressing on Haiti Record. Cover has split seams, some stains along the top, and a bit of red pen on front.)

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Samira TouficFaok El Jabal Ya Hamd/Chawki Acir Indi ... 7-inch
Brotherphone (Lebanon), 1960s. Very Good ... $3.99
(Funky 45's, Global Grooves) 7-inch, Vinyl record

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Trans-Kalahari QuintetLong Journey Home ... CD
Ansonica, 2020. New Copy ... $13.99 14.99
Nice work from the Trans-Kalahari Quintet – a group that mostly resides in Botswana, but which also has a vibe that reminds us of South African jazz traditions from back in the 70s and 80s! The tunes all have a strong sense of flow – a rhythmic pulse that engages other southern African ... (Jazz, Global Grooves) read more CD

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Moussa TraoreMali Foli ... CD
Talking Drum, 1999. Used ... $5.99
... CD

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Rokia TraoreWanita ... CD
Indigo (France), 2000. Used ... $5.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Professor Liang Tsai-PingChina's Instrumental Heritage ... LP
Lyrichord, Early 60s. Near Mint- ... Just Sold Out!
... LP, Vinyl record album

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Bud TutmarcSacred Hawaiian Melodies Vol II ... LP
Sacred, Late 70s. Very Good+ ... $2.99
(Gospel, Global Grooves) LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light ring wear.)

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UaktiMapa ... CD
Point, 1989. Used ... $1.99
(Brazil, Global Grooves) CD
(Out of print, BMG music club pressing.)

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Etuk UbongNight Dreamer Direct To Disc Sessions ... LP
Night Dreamer (UK), 2020. New Copy ... $19.99 29.99
Trumpeter Etuk Ubong leads a mighty heavy combo here – a righteous group that mixes together Nigerian roots and spiritual jazz – a blend that's very different than anything we've ever heard before – and which maybe puts Ubong's music in the same territory as some of the South ... (Jazz, Global Grooves) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Mary Afi UsuahAfrican Woman (with bonus download) ... LP
PMG (Austria), 1978. New Copy (reissue)... $18.99
One of the most hard-grooving set we've heard from singer Mary Afi Usuah – a set that has all these deep, bassy currents on the bottom – which hold a nice groove underneath Mary's heavenly voice! Usuah has a range that's much greater than some of her contemporaries – no surprise, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Inlcudes download!)
 
 



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