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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!

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AmanazAfrica ... CD
Now Again, 1975. Used 2 CDs ... $8.99
Wonderfully fuzzy work from Amanaz – one of the trippiest, headiest groups of the Zamrock scene of the 70s! The guitars here are very full and present – not at a hit you over the head jamming label, but with this rich sonic element that has lots of bassy undercurrents – at a ... read more CD
Also available Africa ... LP 59.99

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✨✧ Bacao Rhythm & Steel BandBacao Rhythm & Steel Band ... CD
Big Crown, 2016. Used ... $6.99
A fantastic full length set from the Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band – a group who've really won us over in recent years with a fast flurry of funky 45s! The group take an older steel band sound, and forge it to a might tighter rhythmic impulse – with a sound that's often even funkier ... read more CD

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Black StalinRebellion ... CD
Ice (UK), 1994. Used ... $5.99
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Richard BonaScenes From My Life ... CD
Columbia, 1999. Used ... Just Sold Out!
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(Out of print, punch through barcode.)

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Claude ChalleClaude Challe Presents The R.E.G. Project – Near Eastern Lounge ... CD
Shakti, 2002. Used ... $3.99

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ChatuyeHeartbeat In The Music ... CD
Arhoolie, 1992. Used ... $1.99
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Da LataSerious ... CD
Palm, 2003. Used ... $5.99
A bold step forward for the team of Patrick Forge and Chris Franck – the first Da Lata album in years, and a real departure from the past! The group's still clearly inspired by older Brazilian tunes, but they've also opened their groove up to a much more global horizon – taking on ... (New Grooves, Global Grooves) read more CD
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Djeneba & FouscoKayeba Khasso ... CD
Lusafrica (France), 2017. Used ... $4.99
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Mamadou Doumbia with MandinkaYafa ... CD
JVC, 1997. Used ... $7.99
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Fela & Africa 70Confusion/Gentleman ... CD
Barclay/MCA, Early/Mid 70s. Used ... $8.99
Really mindblowing work from Fela – a seminal 70s set that may well open up even more than any other album from the time – as the leader and Africa 70 stretch out on a single track that takes up the entire record! "Confusion" is almost proggish at the start – with a ... read more CD
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Fela & Africa 70Open & Close/Afrodisiac ... CD
Knitting Factory, 1971/1972/1973. Used Gatefold ... $9.99
2 early 70s Fela classics on one CD! Open & Close hails from 1971 – and it features 3 long songs, all with an incredibly tight groove. Fela, Tony Allen, and the Africa 70 group forge the sound that would dominate their style for the next 2 decades – mixing bass, percussion, ... read more CD

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Flippomusic GlobaljazzGanesh ... CD
Southport, 2001. Used ... $4.99
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(Out of print.)

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Kiki GyanFeelin Alright ... CD
PMG (Austria), 1981. Used ... $2.99
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(Still sealed.)

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Mickey HartSpirit Into Sound ... CD
Arista, 1999. Used ... $3.99
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Rikki Ililonga & Musi O TunyaDark Sunrise (2CD set) ... CD
Now Again, Mid 70s. Used 2 CDs ... $8.99
An amazing set that documents the early years of the Zamrock scene – the funk and psych informed Afro Rock pioneered by vocalist and African guitar legend Rikki Ililonga and his group Musi-O-Tunya in Zambia from 1973 to 1976 – and compiled beautifully in this great set from Now ... read more CD

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Ercan IrmakSufi Music Of Turkiye ... CD
Mega Muzik (Turkey), 1993. Used ... $4.99
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(Out of print.)

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Nima JanmohammadiKiss Belongs To Nobody – Persian Classical Music ... CD
A-Side, 2017. Used ... $0.99
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JontefKlezmer Music & Yiddish Songs ... CD
ARC, 1995. Used ... $3.99
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Orlando Julius & His Afro SoundersOrlando's Afro Ideas 1969-1972 ... CD
Ekosound (UK), Late 60s/Early 70s. Used ... $6.99
A fantastic batch of Nigerian funk from the great Orlando Julius – some of the most dynamic Afrobeat recordings ever made! These recordings document Orlando's years with his band the Afro Sounders, which evolved from his earlier band the Modern Aces in the mid 60s, and following his titanic ... read more CD

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Nusrat Fateh Ali KhanDevotional & Love Songs ... CD
Real World, 1988/1992. Used ... $3.99
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Nusrat Fateh Ali KhanShahbaaz ... CD
Real World, 1991. Used ... $8.99
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Angelique KidjoKeep On Moving – The Best Of Angelique Kidjo ... CD
Sony/Wrasse, 2001. Used ... $4.99
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(Barcode has a cutout hole.)

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King Bruce & The Black BeatsGolden Highlife Classics ... CD
Retro Afric (UK), 1950s/1960s. Used ... $28.99
Raucous highlife from Ghana! In the late 40s bandleader and trumpeter King Bruce occasionally played in the Tempos, the legendary band led by ET Mensah, and by 1952 he formed the Black Beats to fulfill his own distinct vision, honing a more aggressive and looser take on the style. Although he was ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Konono No 1Lubuaku ... CD
Terp (Netherlands), 2003. Used ... $1.99
A brilliantly funky and raw live recording by the Congo's great Konono No 1 – taped in Vera, Holland on their first European tour in February of 2003, and released on Terp, the label owned by Terrie Ex of the Ex! The brittle, in-the-red likembe patterns fly by in high-velocity cycles, amped- ... read more CD
(Out of print, includes slicpase.)

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KukuruzaKukuruza – A Russian Country Bluegrass Band ... CD
Green Pastures, 1992. Used ... $5.99
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Kodjovi Kush & Afrospot All StarsLove In Africa ... CD
Chop Time (Netherlands), 2017. Used ... $6.99
A contemporary Afro Funk record, but one with a vibe that makes us feel like we've discovered some lost strand of sound from the 70s! The Afrospot All Stars are wonderfully jazzy – a group who swing their horns more than blast them at times, warmed up by some great Fender Rhodes and very ... read more CD

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Ladysmith Black MambazoWalking In The Footsteps Of Our Fathers ... CD
Ladysmith Black Mambazo, 2016. Used ... $7.99
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Purna Loka EnsembleMetaraga ... CD
Origin, 2020. Used ... $9.99
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(Punch through barcode.)

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Gary LucasEdge Of Heaven – Gary Lucas Plays Mid Century Chinese Pop ... CD
Indigo (France), 2001. Used ... $5.99
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(Out of print.)

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Madlib & OthersMadlib's Medicine Show No 3 – Beat Konducta In Africa ... CD
Madlib Invazion, 2010. Used ... $8.99
Raw crackling hip hop funk beatcraft at its deepest from mighty Madlib – working in his Beat Konducta style for this third entry in the epic Madlib's Medicine Show Series! Beat Konducta In Africa is a hazy hip hop instrumental set from 'Lib (lest you thought it might be a funky compilation ... (Hip Hop, Global Grooves) read more CD
(Still sealed with the Medicine Show obi.)

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Manhattan BrothersVery Best Of The Manhattan Brothers – Their Greatest Hits 1948 to 1959 ... CD
Sterns (UK), Late 40s/1950s. Used ... $9.99
Classic work by The Manhattan Brothers – a South African vocal quartet who drew heavily on modes from American groups like the Ink Spots or Mills Brothers, but who also managed to translate that sound into an important force in African pop! The recordings here are pulled from a host of older ... read more CD
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Sam ManningSam Manning Vol 2 – Recorded In New York 1927 to 1930 ... CD
Jazz Oracle (Canada), Late 20s. Used ... $11.99

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Mighty SparrowMighty Sparrow Vol 3 ... CD
Ice (UK), Late 50s/Early 60s. Used ... $7.99
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Mighty SparrowMighty Sparrow Vol 4 ... CD
Ice (UK), Late 50s/Early 60s. Used ... $7.99
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Carlos MontoyaGuitar & Flamenco ... CD
Atom/Pazzazz (Germany), 2004. Used 2 CDs ... $6.99
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✨✧ Musi O TunyaGive Love To Your Children (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Now Again, 1975. Used ... $4.99
Searing sounds from 70s Zambia – from one of the hippest, funkiest, most sharp-edged groups on the scene! This sweet little set may well be the best album ever from Musi O Tunya – a perfect fusion of funky roots with lots of Afro Soul touches, and a wicked approach to the guitar that ... read more CD

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OsibisaWoyaya ... CD
Decca, 1971. Used ... $4.99
These early Osibisa records always used to be fairly common years back – perhaps because they were always a bit too hippy dippy and loose for the older funk crowd. But now, in today's blunted groove culture, they seem to have found a new appreciation for their trippy Afro funk style, and ... read more CD
Also available Woyaya ... LP 9.99

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Geraldo PinoHeavy Heavy Heavy (Let's Have A Party/Afro Soco Soul Live) ... CD
Retro Afric (UK), 1970s. Used ... $11.99
They certainly got the title right on this one – because the groove is heavy heavy heavy, and the set is one of the funkiest African collections we've ever stocked! Geraldo Pino's often credited as the man who inspired part of the Fela sound of the 70s – and Pino was one of the first ... read more CD
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Alfonso Ponticelli & Swing GitanCaravan ... CD
Gypsy Jazz, 2004. Used ... $6.99

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Quantic Presents Flowering InfernoDeath Of The Revolution ... CD
Tru Thoughts (UK), 2008. Used ... $8.99
Tropical funk percussion, dubby rhythms, and reggae inspired grooves from Will Holland, aka Quantic – his debut full length as Flowering Inferno – and a step deeper from one of the busiest soulful soundscape architects alive! The muse this time out is 70s Latin, dub and soulful reggae ... (Deep Funk, Global Grooves) read more CD

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✨✧ Jonathan Scales FourchestraMindstate Music ... CD
Ropeadope, 2019. Used ... $6.99
One of the most compelling mixes of steel pans and jazz we've ever heard – played by a group led by percussionist Jonathan Scales, and featuring a number of other differently-tuned steel drums in the mix! The instrumentation just features bass and drums alongside all the pans – which ... (Jazz, Global Grooves) read more CD
Also available Mindstate Music ... CD 8.99

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Ravi Shankar & Andre PrevinConcerto For Sitar & Orchestra/Morning Love – Ravi Shankar/Andre Previn/London Symphony Orchestra ... CD
Angel, 1976. Used ... Just Sold Out!
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Oku SharehTurtle Dance Songs Of San Juan Pueblo ... CD
New World, 1979. Used ... $4.99
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Sir LancelotTrinidad Is Changing ... CD
Flyright (UK), 1942/Early 50s. Used ... $14.99
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Strunz & FarahHeat Of The Sun ... CD
Selva, 1994. Used ... $4.99

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SuperblueKing Of The Road March – Greatest Hits ... CD
Tattoo (UK), 1980s/Early 90s. Used ... $8.99
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Shina Williams & His African PercussionistsAfrican Dances ... CD
Phonodisk/Mr Bongo (UK), 1979. Used ... $8.99
A monster of an Afro Funk album – one with a hard-jamming quality that reminds us of some of the best Fela classics of the 70s! All of side one features the massive "Cunny Jam Wayo" – a cut that has layers of percussion that build up beautifully, with lots of space for strong ... read more CD

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Kourosh YaghmaeiMalek Jamshid ... CD
Now Again, 2016. Used ... $4.99
Stunning new work from Kourosh Yaghmaei – the Iranian rock legend whose trippy sounds of the 70s have become the rage of global collectors – a style of music that Kourosh continues strongly with this new record! The album took over a decade to record – due to all the censorship ... read more CD

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Sarolta ZalatnaySarolta Zalatnay ... CD
B- Music/Finders Keepers, 1970s. Used ... $9.99
Fuzzy, funky, and freaky – some really incredible work from Hungarian rocker Sarolta Zalatnay – an artist with a groove that's a lot easier to get than her name! The work here was recorded in collaboration with 70s groups Locomitiv GT, Metro, Omega, and Skorpio – all of whom are ... (Rock, Global Grooves) read more CD
(Out of print, includes slipcase.)

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✨✧ VariousCalypso – Musical Poetry In The Caribbean 1955 to 1969 ... CD
Soul Jazz (UK), Late 50s/1960s. Used ... $11.99
The deeper roots of calypso music in the Caribbean – a rich set of tracks that goes way past any preconceptions you might have about the genre! The music here goes way past the hits of Harry Belafonte – and really gets at the harder, more biting side of calypso – the sounds that ... read more CD
(Comes with a nice heavy book, too! Includes original slipcase.)

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✨✧ VariousCalypso Awakening – From The Emory Cook Collection ... CD
Smithsonian Folkways, Late 50s/Early 60s. Used ... $3.99
Includes music from Lord Melody, Small Island Pride, Mighty Sparrow, John Buddy Williams Band, King Fighter, and Commander. CD
(Out of print.)

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VariousCalypso Season ... CD
Mango, 1989. Used ... $3.99
Music from Baron, Bally, Tambu, Ronnie McIntosh, Roaring Lion, All Rounder, Mighty Sparrow, Duke, David Rudder & Desperados. CD
(Out of print.)
Also available Calypso Season ... LP 3.99

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VariousCult Cargo – Grand Bahama Goombay ... CD
Numero, Mid 70s. Used ... $11.99
Heavy funk from the Bahamas – a whole bunch of groups that will show you that Nassau had a lot more to offer than The Beginning Of The End! The groove here is totally wonderful – somewhat like American funk of the late 60s and early 70s, but served up with some very unusual rhythmic ... read more CD
(Includes slicpase.)

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VariousEthiopiques Vol 4 – Ethio Jazz & Musique Instrumentale 1969-1974 ... CD
Buda (France), Late 60s-Mid 70s. Used ... $9.99
One of the best volumes in this series – especially because it includes a number of tracks by the legendary Mulatu of Ethiopia! The overall feel is much more jazzy than the others, and there's even a few tracks that have a nice funky sound. 14 cuts in all – including "Yekermo ... read more CD

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VariousEthiopiques Vol 6 – Mahmoud Ahmed: Almaz ... CD
Buda (France), 1973. Used ... $8.99
Volume 6 of the fantastic Ethiopiques series is an expanded re-issue of the first lp by Mahmoud Ahmed plus his first single from 1971. While not as clearly influenced by American soul and jazz, there are a few funky cuts that are pretty nice! Most of these songs flow with a groove unique to ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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VariousIndestructible Beat Of Soweto ... CD
Shanachie, Early 80s. Used ... $9.99
Music from Udokotela Shange Namajaha, Nelcy Sedibe, Umahlathini Nabo, Amaswazi Emvelo, Mahlathini Nezintombi Zomgqashiyo With Makgona Tshole Band, Moses Mchunu, Johnson Mkhalali & Ladysmith Black Mambazo. CD

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✨✧ VariousLagos Chop Up ... CD
Honest Jons (UK), Late 60s/1970s/Early 80s. Used ... Just Sold Out!
An incredible batch of African funk and heavily percussive groove – featuring a varied, yet cohesive selection of tunes that run deeper than most compilations! Lagos Chop Up manages to work a little bit of magic in its overall consistency – the tracklist features tunes from the mid 60s ... read more CD

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VariousLondon Is The Place For Me – Trinidadian Calypso In London, 1950 to 1956 ... CD
Honest Jons, 1950s. Used ... $11.99
An amazing collection – and one that really helped completely revise our understanding of Caribbean music! The collection features a fair bit of artists with roots in the West Indies, but who made a huge impact on London's postwar immigrant population – the new rise of non-native ... read more CD
(Out of print. Book-style digipack.)

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VariousMatanzas Cuba 1957 – Afro Cuban Sacred Music From The Countryside ... CD
Smithsonian Folkways, 1957. Used ... $3.99

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VariousMbube Roots – Zulu Choral Music From South Africa 1930s to 1960s ... CD
Rounder, 1930s/1940s/1950s/1960s. Used ... $9.99
Music from Bantu Glee Singers, Crocodiles, Fear No Harm Choir, African Zulu Male Voice Choir, Soloman Linda's Original Evening Birds, Shooting Stars, Morning Light Choir, Dundee Wandering Singers, Natal Champions, Scorpions, King Star Brothers & Ladysmith Mambazo. CD
Also available Mbube Roots – Zulu Choral Music From South Africa 1930s to 1960s ... LP 8.99

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✨✧ VariousNigeria Soul Fever – Afro Funk, Disco, & Boogie – West African Disco Mayem ... CD
Soul Jazz (UK), Late 70s/Early 80s. Used 2 CDs ... $9.99
The Nigerian groove of the 70s – way past the familiar modes of Fela Kuti, and served up here in a range of artists who followed on a huge second wave of soul that soared from Lagos and beyond in the second half of the decade! The music here opens up in a sweet range of different styles ... read more CD
(Includes slipcover.)
Also available Nigeria Soul Fever – Afro Funk, Disco, & Boogie – West African Disco Mayem (3LP set – with download) ... LP 32.99

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VariousOuternational Meltdown Vol 3 – Jazzin' Universally ... CD
B&W Music (UK), 1995. Used ... $4.99
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VariousPantsula – The Rise Of Electronic Dance Music In South Africa 1988 to 1990 ... CD
Rush Hour (Netherlands), Late 80s. Used ... $4.99
Electro soul from a key moment in the South African scene – that point in the late 80s when it really seemed like there was some light at the end of the tunnel, and the nation's music seemed to hit a new vibe to match! The grooves here are unabashedly catchy, and seem to revel in the kind of ... read more CD

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VariousRara In Haiti – Street Music Of Haiti – Recorded By Soul Jazz Records In Port-Au-Prince, Haiti ... CD
Soul Jazz (UK), 2013. Used ... $18.99
A dizzying, intense and passionate display of Haitian street music – the vibrant, percussive and passionate work of Rara music, recorded by Soul Jazz in Port-Au-Prince – an exciting and eye-opening blend of shouted vocals, metal horn and hollow plastic pipe blowing and clattering drums! ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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VariousRough Guide To Calypso & Soca ... CD
World Music Network (UK), 1980s/1990s. Used ... $5.99
Music from Lord Pretender, the Mighty Sparrow, David Rudder, Brother Resistance, Ajala, Singing Sandra, Shadow, Kitchener, 3 Canal, Andre Tanker & more. CD

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✨✧ VariousTropical Disco Hustle ... CD
Cultures Of Soul, Late 70s/Early 80s. Used ... $4.99
Disco sounds from the Caribbean scene of the 70s – a really unique mix of regional styles with the kind of rhythms that were coming from New York and Philly at the time! The groove here is really unique – even different than some of the reggae or African disco numbers of the time ... (Funky Compilations, Global Grooves) read more CD

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✨✧ VariousTropical Disco Hustle Vol 2 – More Rare Carribean Disco ... CD
Cultures Of Soul, Late 70s/Early 80s. Used ... $3.99
The sound of disco left no corner of the world untouched in the late 70s – and the hipper side of the dancefloor mode had an especially strong impact down in the Caribbean! Of course, that's maybe not as much of a surprise – when you consider how much back/forth action was going on ... (Funky Compilations, Global Grooves) read more CD
Also available Tropical Disco Hustle Vol 2 – More Rare Carribean Disco ... CD 5.99
 
 



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