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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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Salif KeitaAmen ... CD
Mango, 1991. Used ... $4.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Marcel KhalifeCaress ... CD
Nagam, 2004. Used ... $5.99
Marcel Khalide on oud – with Rami Khalide on piano, Peter Herbert on bass, Bachar Khalide on percussion and vibes, and special guest Omar Guey on violin. CD

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Omar KhorshidGiant + Guitar ... LP
Voice Of Lebanon/We Want Sounds (UK), 1974. New Copy (reissue)... $29.99 32.99
Fantastic work from Omar Khorshid – definitely a giant in the 70s, due to his roles on screen – and a hell of a guitarist here, one working with a really great blend of trippy styles and Lebanese rhythms! There's some great moments on the record that mix eastern grooves with strong ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Kid DynamiteSurinam Jazz (one-sided LP) ... LP
Private (Italy), Late 50s. Near Mint- ... $9.99 24.99
A wicked blend of sharp rhythms and soulful tenor sax – pulled together here from recordings that were originally done for Dutch radio in the 50s, and feature a very cool group! Kid Dynamite's got a snakey sound on his saxophone that's very different than both players in a more familiar ... (Jazz, Global Grooves) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Johnny KingIllusions/Modern Slavery/Hard Jam ... 12-inch
Carotte (Trinidad & Tobago), 1987. Near Mint- (pic cover)... $4.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Cover has light ring impression and a bumped corner.)

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Lord KitchenerMaster & Grandmaster ... LP
Charlie's, 1988. Near Mint- ... $6.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has lightly bent corners.)

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E Koestyara & Group GapuraSangkala ... LP
Icon, 1985. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $24.99
A really fantastic album of small group gamelan music – one that ups the ante from the famous Nonesuch recordings of the 60s and 70s, with an even more transcendant sound! LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cut corner, and back has an NMDS sticker.)

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✨✧ KokorokoCould We Be More ... CD
Brownswood (UK), 2022. New Copy ... $15.99 16.99
London's Kokoroko are a group with roots in many traditions and global modes – but they've also got a cohesive jazz-based sensibility that really makes the whole thing come together – and makes their music feel fresh and new, instead of a contemporary take on older modes! There's ... (Jazz, Global Grooves) read more CD

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✨✧ Euis Komariah with Jugala OrchestraJaipongan Java ... CD
Globe Style (UK), 1989. Used ... $2.99
... CD

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Kondi BandWe Famous ... LP
Strut (UK), 2021. New Copy Gatefold ... $22.99 23.99
A really great record from the Kondi Band – one of the few groups who can manage to combine the sound of the kalimba with more contemporary styles – and somehow make the whole thing come off without feeling like a gimmick! Sorie Kondi handles both the thumb piano and lead vocals – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Koto EnsembleKoto The Beatles ... LP
Yupiteru (Japan), 1981. Near Mint- ... $36.99
The Fab Four take a turn to the east – as the Japanese koto ensemble serves up some very cool versions of their music! The group's a quartet of kotos, of differing tunings and strings – working with arrangements by Senichi Saito. LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes English liner notes.)

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Ousmane Kouyate BandVdomba ... CD
Mango, 1990. Used ... $4.99
... CD

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KristinaOffshore Schoes ... CD
Patois, 2009. Used ... $4.99
Tracks include "Cherokee", "Ilu Aye", "Valentin", "59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin' Groovy)", "Take Me To Aruanda", and "Tea In The Sahara". CD
(Cover has a small index sticker on spine and a promo sticker over barcode.)

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Femi Kuti/Made KutiLegacy + (Stop The Hate/Foreward) ... CD
Partisan, 2021. New Copy 2CD ... $9.99 16.99
Two generations of the Fela Kuti legend work here back to back – in a double length set that features one full album from Fela's son, and another by his grandson! Femi is up first on a set titled Stop The Hate – full-on Afro Funk with plenty of message in the music – the older ... read more CD

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La Grande BleueMusiques Imaginaires De La Mediterranee ... LP
Dizonord (France), 1983. New Copy (reissue)... $34.99 39.99
A record that really lives up to its title – as the sounds within were created by a number of young musicians in France, but at a level that seeks to conjure up an older Mediterranean mode! The approach is a bit like some of the best experiments on the Crammed Discs label at the time – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Libertad LamarqueTangos Inmortales Con Libertad Lamarque ... LP
RCA, Early 60s. Very Good+ ... $6.99 8.99
(Latin, Global Grooves) LP, Vinyl record album
(Green label Arcano pressing in the orange border cover, with taped seams, light wear.)

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Le Mystere Des Voix BulgaresLe Mystere Des Voix Bulgares ... CD
Elektra/Nonesuch, 1987. Used ... $2.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Felix LebartyLover Boy 83 ... LP
Tabansi (Nigeria), 1983. Very Good- ... $11.99 19.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear and aging, with a name in pen in back.)

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Byron Lee & DragonairesThis Is Carnival ... LP
Dynamic Sounds, 1976. Very Good+ ... $9.99
(Reggae, Global Grooves) LP, Vinyl record album
(Orange label Jamaican pressing. Cover has some splitting, razor mark, sticker remnant.)

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Byron Lee & The DragonairesSoca Girl ... LP
Dynamic (Jamaica), 1986. Very Good+ ... $4.99
(Reggae, Global Grooves) LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light corner bends.)

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✨✧ Ray LemaGaia ... LP
Mango, 1990. Near Mint- ... $9.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a promo stamp and index sticker.)

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✨✧ Abel LimaRosario ... LP
Abel Lima (France), 1981. Very Good ... $59.99
Features music led by Roland Louis on piano, organ, and keyboards – and titles that include "Anos Passa", "Viva Cabo Verde", "Balente", "Fidjos Qui Bai", and "Di Gui Li Gui Li". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear and some light peeling of the laminate. Vinyl is nice and clean.)

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Al LirvatBiguines Toubonement ... LP
Disques Debs (Guadeloupe), 1974. Very Good+ ... $18.99
One of the best albums ever from trombonist Al Lirvat – issued on the classic Disques Debs label, and featuring a hip blend of jazz and biguine rhythms – with a small combo that features Emilie Antile on alto, Marcel Louis Joseph on tenor, and Michel Pacquit on piano! (Jazz, Global Grooves) LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has unglued top and bottom seams, but is nice overall.)

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✨✧ Ismael LoIso ... CD
Mango, 1994. Used ... $3.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Frank London's Klezmer Brass AllstarsBrotherhood Of Brass ... CD
Piranha, 2002. Used ... $5.99
Tracks include "Slow Hasidic Nign", "Wedding In Crown Heights", "Imayel Ya Khail", "Watts-Hoffman Special", and "Lieberman Funky Freylekhs". CD

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Lord Rhaburn & His ComboDown To Belize ... LP
CES (Belize), 1965. Very Good ... $33.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(NOTE – Vinyl has a slightly heated edge that plays just fine but with some tone arm wobble. Labels have some fading. Cover has some wear and aging, splitting in the bottom seam, and a large sticker with an incription in front.)

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Lord SlimSend Back The Shah (voc, inst) ... 12-inch
Samtech, Early 80s. Sealed ... $4.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Still sealed!)

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Los Gemelos Del SurUna Mentira Piadosa ... LP
Marter/Ibersound (Spain), Late 60s. Near Mint- ... $9.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(US pressing. Cover ha some wear and aging, with a small peeled spot at the top left corner.)

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Los Saicos (aka Saicos)Demolician – The Complete Recordings 1965 to 1966 ... LP
Munster (Spain), Mid 60s. New Copy ... $26.99
An incredible batch of prime garage rock era nuggets from the Peruvian scene – fuzzy gems by the Saicos! The Saicos bring a sense of menace to these tunes – with a guitar tone touched with an eerie vibe, and lead vocals that are really piercing and gravelly in that instills this ... (Rock, Global Grooves) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Lionel LouekeIn A Trance ... CD
Ward (Japan), 2006. Used ... $14.99
Tracks include "Gbeto", "Okagbe", "Prayer For Peace", "Fifa", "Beny's Tune","Be-Nin-Bop", and "Nonvignon". (Jazz, Global Grooves) CD
(Out of print, includes obi.)

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✨✧ Baaba MaalMissing You (Mi Yeewnii) ... CD
Mango/Palm, 2001. Used ... $1.99
... CD

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Agustin MagaldiAlla En El Bajo ... LP
RCA (Argentina), 1940s. Near Mint- ... $2.99 4.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(70s US pressing on Arcano. Vinyl has some cosmetic blemishes on Side 1. Cover has a small peeled spot at the top right corner and spine.)

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Agustin MagaldiLa Voz Sentimental De Buenos Aires ... LP
RCA (Argentina), 1940s. Very Good- ... $3.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has tape on all sides, aging, surface wear, peel spot colored in by marker.)

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Agustin Magaldi/Pedro NodaLa Voz Sentimental De Buenos Aires ... LP
RCA (Argentina), 1920s/1930s. Near Mint- ... $4.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Uruguayan RCA/Camden pressing.)

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✨✧ Agustin Magaldi/Pedro NodaMagaldi - Noda Volumen 3 ... LP
RCA (Argentina), 1920s/1930s. Near Mint- ... $4.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(70s orange label pressing. Cover is still in the plastic outer sleeve, but with wide clear tape holding the seams.)

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Morteza MahjubiSelected Improvisations From Golha Part 1 ... CD
Death Is Not The End, Late 50s/Early 60s. New Copy ... $12.99 14.99
Stunning sounds from Iranian pianist Morteza Mahjubi – an artist who tunes his instrument in all these very unique ways – so that the strings and the keys come together in ways that are unlike anything at all you'd hear in the west! At times, the instrument almost feels more like a ... read more CD

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Morteza MahjubiSelected Improvisations From Golha Part 2 ... CD
Death Is Not The End, Late 50s/Early 60s. New Copy ... $14.99 15.99
Stunning sounds from Iranian pianist Morteza Mahjubi – an artist who tunes his instrument in all these very unique ways – so that the strings and the keys come together in ways that are unlike anything at all you'd hear in the west! At times, the instrument almost feels more like a ... read more CD
Also available Selected Improvisations From Golha Part 2 ... LP 22.99

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Morteza MahjubiSelected Improvisations From Golha Part 2 ... LP
Death Is Not The End, Late 50s/Early 60s. New Copy ... $22.99 26.99
Stunning sounds from Iranian pianist Morteza Mahjubi – an artist who tunes his instrument in all these very unique ways – so that the strings and the keys come together in ways that are unlike anything at all you'd hear in the west! At times, the instrument almost feels more like a ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Selected Improvisations From Golha Part 2 ... CD 14.99

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Miriam MakebaKeep Me In Mind ... CD
Reprise/Strut (UK), 1970. New Copy ... $12.99 13.99
One of Miriam Makeba's hippest albums of all time – a set that marked the end of her association with Reprise Records, and her fame in the crossover American scene of the 60s – and for good reason, too – as the whole thing's brimming over with much more righteous energy than ever ... read more CD

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Miriam MakebaVoice Of Africa ... LP
RCA, 1964. Very Good+ ... $11.99
A great little early album from Miriam Makeba – featuring trumpet and arrangements by Hugh Masekela, with backings by a small combo that give her a nice South African groove. Most of the tracks retain Miriam's early folksy style – with roosty vocals grooving around some nice jaunty ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono Dynagroove pressing with deep groove. Cover has light aging and and a bit of pen on the back.)

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✨✧ Miriam MakebaWorld Of Miriam Makeba ... LP
RCA, 1963. Near Mint- ... $14.99
One of Miriam Makeba's first albums released in the US. A hip set with backings by Hugh Masekela, in a mode that's got a nice South African soul groove to it – but which still had enough folksy touches to keep the American crossover audience happy. Titles on that one include "Forbidden ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono Dynagroove pressing with deep groove. Cover has light wear and some discoloration from age.)

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MandingoWatto Sitta ... CD
Celluloid, 1984. Used ... $6.99
80s electro Afro grooving from Mandingo – not to be confused with the UK group who recorded electronic exotic albums in the 70s – but one of the New Africa crossover projects on Celluloid, recorded during their brief period of colonial expansion! The group mixes together traditional ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Mandingo feat. Foday Musa Suso & Herbie HancockHarima (original, edit)/Dewgal ... 12-inch
Celluloid, 1984. Sealed (pic cover)... $4.99
From the "Watto Sitta" album, recorded for Celluloid by griot Foday Musa Suso, who plays mostly kora, inaddition to a variety of other percussion instruments. As you might expect from an 80s Laswell production there's some electro touches and Herbie Hancock guesting on keys, but for the ... read more 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Sealed copy!)

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Mandolin OrchestraSpanish Favorite ... LP
Period, Early 60s. Near Mint- ... $9.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some writing in pen and a small split in the bottom seam.)

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MandukaManduka ... LP
IRT/Vampi Soul (Spain), 1972. New Copy (reissue)... Just Sold Out!
Soulful sounds from 70s Chile – and a record that easily rivals some of the best acoustic work from the post-Tropicalia generation in Brazil! Manduka's got a heady sound that's very much in keeping with his image on the cover – a freer sort of approach to the music than the decade ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Sam MangwanaAladji ... LP
Shanachie, 1989. Near Mint- ... $5.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout hole and light wear.)

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✨✧ Thomas Mapfumo & The Blacks UnlimitedCorruption ... CD
Mango, 1989. Used ... Just Sold Out!
... CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Mara TKBad Meditation ... LP
Extra Soul Perception/Years Gone By (New Zealand), 2021. Sealed ... Just Sold Out!
(Soul, Global Grooves) LP, Vinyl record album
(Shrinkwrap has a small hole in front.)

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MarijataThis Is Marijata ... LP
Academy/Mr Bongo (UK), 1976. New Copy (reissue)... $25.99 27.99
Rare Ghanaian funk from Marijata – a rawer, rootsier take on the mid 70s African funk sound, and really unique vibe overall! Marijata is a core 3-piece featuring drummer Kofi Addison, organist Bob Fischian and guitarist Nat Osmanu of the group Sweet Beans – a set up that provides for a ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Alberto Marino/Hector Maure/Alberto Moran/Miguel MonteroCuatro Voces De Tango ... LP
EMI, 1950s. Very Good+ ... $19.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(70s Uruguayan pressing, in a plain cover with both cover slicks.)

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Wasiu Ayinde MarshalFuji Collections ... LP
Omo Aje (Nigeria), 1991. Very Good ... $11.99 39.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some stains and flaking at the back panel.)

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Hugh MasekelaColonial Man ... LP
Casablanca, 1976. Near Mint- ... $6.99
A later album from Hugh Masekela – but still plenty darn hip, way more so than most of the other artists on the Casablanca label at the time! Hugh's South African groove is still very firmly in place here – mixed with a slightly warmer LA soul sound, but expanded with loads of great ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cut corner.)

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Hugh MasekelaGrazing In The Grass – The Best Of Hugh Masekela ... CD
Columbia, Late 60s/Early 70s. Used ... $6.99
14 tracks including "Grazing In The Grass", "Khauleza", "Market Place", "Strawberries", "Thanayi", and "Bring Him Back Home". CD
(Out of print, punch through barcode.)

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Mashabe BandMandela ... LP
Zambia Music Parlour/Sharp Flat (Netherlands), 1987. New Copy (reissue)... $29.99 34.99
80s work from the Mashabe Band – a group who recorded for the same label that gave the world Ngozi Family and Witch during the Zamrock years, but who sound here like a much more traditional act overall! The music has long-flowing rhythms that come as much from the guitars in the lineup as ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited edition of 500 copies!)

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MatataFeelin' Funky ... CD
President (UK), Mid 70s. New Copy ... $8.99 14.99
Funky soul, but with deeper roots too – a killer set from Matata – a group from Kenya, but one who arrived on the London scene in the 70s – where their blend of African roots and American soul really took the group by storm! There's a fantastic influence here from James Brown ... read more CD

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Pat Matshikiza with Kippie MoketsiSikiza Matshikiza ... LP
Sun/We Are Busy Bodies (UK), 1976. New Copy (reissue)... $25.99 26.99
Really creative work from the South African scene of the 70s – a jazz record, but one that was done at that moment when musicians on the scene were throwing so many other great elements into the mix as well – really moving past any conventions in standard jazz, to create some very ... (Jazz, Global Grooves) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Irene MawelaBest Of The SABC Years – 22 Rare Recordings From The South Africa Broadcasting Corporation Archives – 1982 to 1988 ... CD
Umsakazo (UK), Mid 80s. New Copy ... $14.99
Rare work from the lovely Irene Mawela – material that the South African singer recorded for the SABC sound library in the 80s, none of it commercially available at the time! Yet despite that fact, this is material that can go head to head with some of the best SA soul of the time – ... read more CD

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Tete MbambisaTete's Big Sound (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Gallo/Mad About Records (Portugal), 1976. New Copy (reissue)... $34.99 36.99
A brilliant little record from South African pianist Tete Mbambisa – one that definitely lives up to the "big sound" promised in the title – as Tete leads a group of fantastic players on these long, groovy tracks that are overflowing with soul! There's a warmth to the record ... (Jazz, Global Grooves) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Letta MbuluNaturally ... LP
Fantasy, 1973. Near Mint- ... Just Sold Out!
One of the hippest albums ever cut by Letta Mbulu – a perfect mix of her Soweto roots and the funky styles of her adopted California home! The album's the only one that Mbulu ever recorded for Fantasy Records – and the style brings together those great sing-song vocal modes perfected ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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Mendes BrothersTorri Di Control ... CD
Mendes Brothers/Vidisco, 1996. Used ... $0.99 8.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Hailu MergiaHailu Mergia & His Classical Instrument – Shemonmuanaye ... LP
Awesome Tapes From Africa, Mid 80s. Sealed 2LP ... $19.99
An incredible blend of sounds and styles – and one of the most enigmatic albums we've ever heard from the Ethiopian scene! Hailu Mergia plays alone here – but uses lots of overdubbing to layer together Fender Rhodes, accordion solos, and a rhythm machine – all mixed up in ways ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Gratien MidonetCosmic Poet From Martinique 1979 to 1989 ... LP
Time Capsule (UK), 1980s. New Copy 2LP ... $26.99 29.99
A record with a very evocative title, and a sound that's even more so than you'd guess – definitely cosmic, way more than poetry, and filled with rhythms from the native scene of Gratien Midonet! The music was recorded in France, as part of that great cultural criss-crossing that happened in ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Mighty DukeIn These Times ... LP
Strakers, 1985. Very Good+ ... $3.99
... LP, Vinyl record album

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Mighty SparrowGreatest ... LP
Jet Age/Charlie's (Barbados), 1983. Near Mint- ... $6.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(US pressing.)

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Mighty SparrowMr Herbert/Simpson ... 7-inch
Kalypso (UK), 1961. Near Mint- ... $9.99
(Reggae, Global Grooves) 7-inch, Vinyl record

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Mighty TriniArtificial ... LP
JW, 1990. Near Mint- ... $3.99
... LP, Vinyl record album

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Bala Miller & The Great Music Pirameeds Of AfricaPyramids ... CD
PMG (Austria), 1979. New Copy ... $5.99 16.99
Bala Miller's got a great pan-African group here – one that's more from the western side of the scene, despite the pyramids mentioned in their name – with players hailing from Ghana, Nigeria, and Cameroon – all coming together in a mighty righteous style! The music is fairly ... read more CD

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Lloyd MillerLifetime In Oriental Jazz ... LP
Jazzman (UK), 1960s/1970s/1980s. Near Mint- ... $24.99
They definitely got the title right on this one – as jazz musician Lloyd Miller spent his lifetime recording in more unusual, exotic variations of his genre – often at a level that's kept him in relatively obscure territory over the decades! Yet its that obscurity that also really ... (Jazz, Global Grooves) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(2019 pressing.)

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✨✧ Kohachiro MiyataShakuhachi – The Japanese Flute ... LP
Nonesuch, 1977. Very Good- ... $2.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear and aging, splitting in the seams and spine, and is faded a bit around the edges.)

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Mnogaja Leta QuartetKumbaya ... LP
Rusty (Italy), 1973. Very Good ... $9.99
(Folk/Country, Global Grooves) LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some surface and edge wear.)

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MogollarAnatolian Sun Part 2 ... LP
Night Dreamer (UK), 2021. New Copy ... $16.99 29.99
Mogollar are a legendary group in Turkish music – formed in the 60s, with a mission to explore psychedelic impulses amidst more traditional instrumentation – and all these many years later, the combo is still going strong, and with a sound that still beats most of the groups they ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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MombasaAfrican Rhythms & Blues 2 ... CD
Spiegelei/Sonorama (Germany), 1976. New Copy ... $9.99 19.99
The second album from Mombasa – and possibly even better than the first! The group have really come into their own by the time of this date – mixing together jazz and African roots with a sound that's unlike anyone else we can think of – quite unique in its approach to rhythms, ... read more CD

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Mariano MoresMelodias En Noche Con Mariano Mores Y Su Sexteto Romantico Vol 10 ... LP
Odeon (Argentina), 1960s. Good ... $2.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Vinyl has a number of light marks and plays with some crackle and the occasional pop. Cover has some wear and aging, split seams, and is lightly bent at the front panel.)

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Mariano MoresNew Argentine Tango ... LP
Discos Latin International, Early 70s. Very Good+ ... $6.99 9.99
(Latin, Global Grooves) LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has aging and light wear.)

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Harry MoscoCountry Boy ... CD
PMG (Austria), 1978. New Copy ... $5.99 16.99
Sweet grooves from Harry Mosco – once the leader of The Funkees, but stepping out here with some wicked work from the London scene at the end of the 70s! The album's got a snapping electric vibe – sometimes clubby, but with more of a funk feel overall – thanks to some heavy ... read more CD

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Tshala MuanaSoukous Siren ... CD
Shanachie, 1991. Used ... $12.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Musi O TunyaGive Love To Your Children (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Now Again, 1975. New Copy ... $7.99 17.98
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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Music MakersSounds Of Music By The Music Makers – Vol 3 ... LP
TYC (Nigeria), 1976. Very Good ... $14.99 24.99
Led by Kayode Fashola. LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some ring and edge wear, bent corners, and some writing in pen on front and back.)

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✨✧ Nass El GhiwaneNass El Ghiwane (1974) ... LP
Sudiphone (France), 1974. New Copy (reissue)... $25.99 28.99
Warmly hypnotic work from this great Moroccan group – a set of long tracks that mix together percussion, acoustic strings, and chanted vocals – all swirling together with a vibe that's as spiritual as it is timeless! The set was recorded in the 70s, but the only aspect of that decade ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Ngozi Family45,000 Volts ... LP
Now Again, Mid 70s. New Copy (reissue)... $22.99 24.99
Heady work from the Ngozi Family – a Zambian rock band that was the first to be dubbed as "Zamrock" – a cool fusion of older African rhythms and 70s rockish modes – never too polished, but with a tightness that might have made Anglo groups up in London sit up and take ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Ngozi FamilyDay Of Judgement ... CD
Now Again, 1976. New Copy ... $7.99 17.98
Some of the heaviest work to come from the African scene of the 70s – the initial offering of the Ngozi Family – a group who clearly take strong inspiration from the Cream years of the UK scene, but who also come across with a grittier, punkier vibe overall – thanks to lean, ... read more CD
Also available Day Of Judgement (with download) ... LP 18.99

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✨✧ Ngozi FamilyDay Of Judgement (with download) ... LP
Now Again, 1976. New Copy (reissue)... $18.99 19.98
Some of the heaviest work to come from the African scene of the 70s – the initial offering of the Ngozi Family – a group who clearly take strong inspiration from the Cream years of the UK scene, but who also come across with a grittier, punkier vibe overall – thanks to lean, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes download.)
Also available Day Of Judgement ... CD 7.99

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✨✧ Night ArkMoments ... LP
Novus, 1986. Near Mint- ... Just Sold Out!
With Ara Dinkjian on oud, saz, cumbus, kaval, guiras, bendir, canoon, and voice; Armen Donelian on piano and synthesizer; Ed Schuller on bass; and Arto Tuncboyaci on percussion and voice. (Jazz, Global Grooves) LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a promo stamp.)

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NiyazNiyaz ... CD
Six Degrees, 2005. Used ... $0.99 6.99
... CD
(Mark through barcode.)

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NovalimaCoba Coba Remixed ... CD
Cumbancha, 2009. Used ... $2.99
Remixed tracks from Novalima's Coba Coba album – put together with an even wider range of global influences than the original record! The group get plenty of overseas help here, especially some key input from London mixers – and many of the grooves are pointed firmly at the dancefloor. ... read more CD
(Penmark through barcove.)

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Nubiyan TwistFreedom Fables ... LP
Strut (UK), 2021. New Copy 2LP Gatefold ... $28.99 29.99
Nubiyan Twist really open up their sound here – in part by opening the door to a rich array of guest singers and instrumentalists – a lineup that includes Cherise, Pat Thomas, Soweto Kinch, Ria Moran, and Nick Richards – all artists who help bring a different personal flavor to ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Gideon NxumaloEarly Mart ... LP
As Shams/Soul Town (Netherlands), 1970. New Copy (reissue)... $28.99 32.99
A landmark album in the history of South African jazz – a set that marks a real shift in the way the music was put together, and maybe a new sort of sophistication that would really mark the scene in years to come! The album's not the first recording from pianist Gideon Nxumalo, but it ... (Jazz, Global Grooves) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Pape NzienguiKadi Yombo ... CD
Awesome Tapes From Africa, 1989. New Copy ... $12.99 13.99
A set from the late 80s, but one that's got some nicely classic touches – thanks to strong work on the small-stringed ngombi from Pape Nziengui! Pape sings alongside his instrument, often with a raspy voice that's instantly compelling, even if you can't understand the lyrics – and ... read more CD

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Alex OCelebrate (orig, club mix)/I Want You Back/My Light (orig, club mix)/Nwadanma ... 12-inch
Polydor (Nigeria), 1990. Very Good (pic cover)... $4.99 19.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Cover has a large stain at the top, heavy wear at the top seam, and some surface wear and aging.)

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Sean O RiadaMise Eire – I Am Ireland ... CD
Gael Linn (Ireland), Late 50s/Early 60s. Used ... $4.99
(Folk/Country, Global Grooves) CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Chief Ebenezer ObeyJe Ka Jo – Let Us Dance ... LP
Obey (Nigeria), 1983. Fair ... $2.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(NOTE – Vinyl is in Fair condition and plays with surface noise and crackle. Cover has masking tape holding the spine and bottom seam, with writing in pen in front, and is bent at the sides, with a small tear in the opening.)

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Kris OkotiePlease Don't Go ... LP
EMI (Nigeria), 1982. Very Good ... $4.99 14.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear – mostly on the back.)

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Kris OkotieShow Me Your Back Side ... LP
His Master's Voice (Nigeria), 1981. Very Good- ... $14.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some ring and edge wear, small stained spots, and splash stains.)

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OkuteOkute ... CD
Chulo, 2021. New Copy ... $12.99 13.99
A contemporary Cuban group, but one who fit easily in the long cultural legacy of Havana – as the combo have a way of taking timeless modes and making them come alive again in all new ways – often really stripping things down to their roots, with an intimate, earthy presentation that ... (Latin, Global Grooves) read more CD

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Bro. OkweyIhe Emebiwo ... LP
Okwexco Records (Nigeria), 1983. Very Good- ... $9.99 24.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Vinyl is pressed slightly off center, with numerous press flaw bumps, but play isn't affected too much. Labels have some pen. Cover has some wear and aging.)

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OlatunjiHigh Life – The New Dance Sensation ... LP
Columbia, 1963. Sealed ... $16.99
One of the more obscure Olatunji sessions on Columbia – but a record that's still got plenty of firey percussion! Titles include "Bo Su Aye", "Ashafa", "Ojo Davis", and "Dyke Ko Dide". LP, Vinyl record album
(Sealed stereo pressing! Cover has some light aging, but is nice overall.)

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✨✧ Begona OlavideMudejar ... CD
MA, 1997. Used ... Just Sold Out!
... CD

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Oneness Of JujuBush Brothers & Space Rangers ... LP
Black Fire/Strut (UK), 1977. New Copy ... $24.99 25.99
Incredible work by Oneness Of Juju – a lost third LP, recorded in the late 70s, but never issued until years later! The album has the group tightening it up a bit from the first two records – picking up some funky influences that are more than welcome to our ears – doses of ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Orchestra BaobabPirates Choice ... CD
World Circuit (Germany), 1982. Used ... $4.99
Hardly a pirate album at all – and instead one of the first big global moments of fame for the mighty Orchestra Baobob – a Senegalese combo who'd really been honing their craft during the 70s! The album has the group working with all the soulful currents of their early work – and ... read more CD
(Original CD pressing.)

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Orchestra BaobabSpecialist in All Styles (180 gram pressing) ... LP
World Circuit/Nonesuch, 2002. New Copy 2LP Gatefold ... $28.99 29.99
A great return to form for Orchestra Baobab – a group who really shone on the Senegalese scene in the 70s, but disbanded right as they were hitting global fame – eventually reuniting around the time of this album, thanks to demand from listeners around the world! The style is nicely ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(First time on vinyl!)
 
 



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