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

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Henri Pierre NoelOne More Step ... CD
Wah Wah 45s (UK), 1980. Used ... $12.99
A cool combination of Island rhythms and free-flying piano lines – all wrapped together by the enigmatic Henri Pierre Noel! The vibe of the record is different than anything else we've ever heard – almost more European in the way that Henri handles the keys of the piano – which ... read more CD

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Lola NovakovicZlatna Kolekcija ... CD
Croatia (Croatia), Early 60s. Used 2CD ... $8.99
... CD

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NovalimaCoba Coba Remixed ... CD
Cumbancha, 2009. Used ... $3.99
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

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✨✧ NovalimaKarimba ... CD
ESL, 2012. Used ... $3.99
The third proper album from Novalima – proudly repping the ESL label once again with strong set inspired by earthy Afro-Peruvian earthy tradition, though played with modern clarity and club ready urgency. Traditionally minded music fused with modernist sounds and sensibilities isn't always ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Nubiyan TwistFreedom Fables ... LP
Strut (UK), 2021. New Copy 2LP Gatefold ... Just Sold Out!
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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Nubiyan TwistJungle Run ... CD
Strut (UK), 2019. New Copy ... $11.99 12.99
Great work from a group who really know how to open up their sound – a larger ensemble who might have sounded like an Afro Funk combo at one time, but who've really done a lot to find their own special groove! The mix of sharp instrumentation, percussion, and horns could have just gotten a ... read more CD

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✨✧ Mike Nyoni & Born FreeMy Own Thing ... CD
Now Again, Mid 70s. New Copy 2 CDs ... $8.99 19.98
Wonderfully trippy sounds from Mike Nyoni – one of the funkier talents in the Zamrock scene of the 70s – even though he also works with lots of the slight psychedelic touches of other contemporaries too! Mike's style on guitar is a bit too loose to be funk, but it's also got this nice ... read more CD

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Chief Commander Ebenezer ObeyAimasiko ... LP
Obey (Nigeria), 1987. Very Good ... $14.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear and aging, with writing in pen on front and back. Labels have writing in pen.)

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Chief Commander Ebenezer ObeyChief Commander Ebenezer Obey & His Inter Reformers Band (1977) ... LP
Decca (UK), 1977. Very Good ... $29.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Yellow label stereo pressing. Cover is lightly bent around the edges, with some aging on the back.)

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Chief Commander Ebenezer Obey & His Inter Reformers BandSinging For The People ... LP
Obey (Nigeria), 1983. Very Good+ ... $29.99
Titles include "Nike Oluwole", "Mori Sisi Kan", "O Se Baba", "Alfa Omega", "Singing For The People", and "Je K'Ajo Mi Jasi Rere". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some light wear, but this is a nice copy overall!)

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Ebenezer ObeyAusterity ... LP
Obey (Nigeria), 1982. Very Good ... $14.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear and aging, with some writing in pen on front and back. Labels have some pen.)

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Ebenezer ObeySatisfaction ... LP
Obey (Nigeria), 1986. Very Good ... $24.99
Titles include "Modupe Nairo Badero", "Eranko T'Onjobo Ninu Igbo Po", "Mo Fi Oro Mi Le E Lowo Edumare", "Mo Ti Bo", "Ero Bami Kalo", and "E Bere Mole E Mujo". LP, Vinyl record album
(A nice copy!)

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Ebenezer ObeyWhat God Has Joined Together ... LP
Obey (Nigeria), 1981. Very Good ... $14.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has writing in pen on front and back. Labels have writing in pen.)

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Ebenezer Obey & His Inter Reformers BandSound Of The Moment ... LP
Obey (Nigeria), 1980. Good ... $9.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has ring and edge wear with some flaking at the opening and splitting seams. Vinyl plays with clicks and crackles.)

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OboadeKpanlogo Party With Oboade – Music Of Ghana ... LP
Lyrichord (UK), Early 70s. Near Mint- ... $13.99
A live recreation of Kpanlogo rhythms from West Africa – recorded live at Africa Centre in London! Mustapha Tettey Addy and four other drummers lay down simple percussion patterns, with vocals too – on two side-long tracks! LP, Vinyl record album
(UK pressing. Top cover seam is unglued, but cover is great overall.)

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✨✧ Ocote Soul SoundsTaurus ... CD
ESL, 2011. Used ... $11.99
Latin funk and other diverse sounds from the increasingly great Ocote Soul Sounds lead by Martin Perna and Adrian Quesada – a group that's been one of the more far reaching, stylistically panoramic collectives for years – and Taurus may be the best yet! From gritty & funky live ... (Deep Funk, Global Grooves) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Ocote Soul Sounds & Adrian QuesadaCoconut Rock ... CD
ESL, 2009. Used ... $6.99
Dang! These guys just keep on getting better and better – easily our favorite act on the ESL label these days, serving up a record that really furthers the promise of their previous efforts! As with their last release, there's a heavy dose of Afro Funk in the mix here – a shifting of ... (Deep Funk, Global Grooves) read more CD

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Ojo Ojurongbe Ofe & His Ijigi GroupOjo Ojurongbe Ofe & His Ijigi Group ... LP
Ekimogun (Nigeria), Late 70s. Good ... $14.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has ringwear, heavy edge wear, bent corners, light stains, and a bit of pen.)

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OfegeHow Do You Feel (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Polydor (Nigeria), 1978. Sealed ... $24.99
The fourth and final album from Ofege – and a set that shows the Nigerian group still very much at the top of their game – soaring out on fast funk rhythms that often echo American styles of the time, but with a lot more edge – and produced with all these cool trippy touches ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(180 gram pressing on Tidal Waves, still sealed with obi.)

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Ayub OgadaEn Mana Kuoyo ... CD
Real World/Caroline, 1993. Used ... Just Sold Out!
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Evi Edna OgholiNo Place Like Home ... LP
Polydor (Nigeria), 1989. Good ... $14.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Plays with some surface noise and crackles, nothing too bad. Cover has brown packing tape holding the seam, a stain with some flaking at the bottom right, heavy surface wear on back, and bent corners.)

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Ojos De BrujoBari ... CD
K Industria Cultural (Spain), 2002. Used ... $2.99
... CD
(Promotional copy packaged in a slim sleeve.)

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Marcellin OkoaMezatou ... CD
Sacem (France), 1993. Used ... $6.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Sonny OkosunSonny Okosun In 1980 – Give Peace A Chance ... LP
Radic (Nigeria), 1979. Very Good+ ... $19.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cove has some wear and aging, lightly bent corners, and is lightly stained at the bottom right.)

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Sonny OkosunSonny Okosun Meets Lord Superior ... LP
EMI/Pathe (France), 1978. Very Good ... $39.99
Bouncing late 70s afro grooves, from Nigeria's Sonny Okosun's. Not as heavily syncopated as Fela, and with a more overt western rock influence, this set grooves a little harder than your typical NPR world music hour fare. 6 tracks in all, including "Bleech Peoiple", "Lagos High ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some light wear, a Sounds Workshop sticker, and a cut corner. Vinyl is nice and clean.)

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Sonny Okosuns OzziddiHoly Wars ... LP
EMI (Nigeria), 1978. Very Good- ... $14.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has ring and edge wear, and moderate aging.)

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✨✧ Sonny Okosuns OzziddiRevolution II ... LP
His Master's Voice (Nigeria), 1985. Good ... $9.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some small stains, surface wear, and discoloration from age.)

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Kris OkotieBest Of Kris Okotie ... LP
Phonodisk (Nigeria), 1982. Good ... $9.99
Arranged and composed by Kris – titles include "Is It Wrong", "Carolina", "She'll Never Go Home", "I Need Someone", "Just For You", and "Down Down Down". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear and aging, brown packing tape holding the bottom seam, and a name in pen on front. Label on Side A has some pen.)

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Moses OlaiyaMoses Olaiya (ARLPS 17) ... LP
Alawada (Nigeria), 1976. Very Good ... $29.99
Features the side-long tracks "Ko Kewu Ko Kawe" and "Owo Ehin". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some light wear, and a bit more on the top seam.)

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OlatunjiMore Drums Of Passion ... LP
Columbia, 1966. Near Mint- ... $7.99
Babatunde Olatunji goes even more drum-crazy than before – working here with no less than nine percussionists, plus a host of singers as well! The tunes have a very rootsy groove throughout – instrumentation that only comes from the rhythm instruments, some of which are pointed towards ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(70s stereo pressing. Cover has light wear.)

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OndarBack Tuva Future ... CD
Warner, 1999. Used ... $1.99
... CD
(Out of print, promotional stamp on booklet cover.)

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OndatropicaOndatropica (deluxe version – with book) ... CD
Soundway (UK), 2012. Used 2 CDs ... $19.99
Colombian music, both classic and contemporary – as a group of older all-star players comes into contact with Will "Quantic" Holland! The set's easily one of the most smoking Latin-styled projects we've heard from Quantic so far – recorded in Colombia with work from Fruko, ... read more CD
(2CDs, in a cool hardcover book-like package!)

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One WorldMama & Papa ... LP
EMI (Nigeria), 1978. Good ... $6.99
(Reggae, Global Grooves) LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has wear and aging, bent corners, wide clear tape on the seams and spine, with some scraped patches and a peeled spot on front, and a name pen on front & back. Labels have a name in pen.)

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Oneness Of JujuAfrican Rhythms ... LP
Black Fire/Now Again, 1975. New Copy (reissue)... $20.99 25.98
A landmark of 70s Afro-styled jazz – and the first album by this famous underground collective! Oneness of Juju were a Washington DC-based group that grew out of the ashes of the Juju avant jazz ensemble – formed in the culturally rich African-American community of DC in the 70s, with ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Lacquered from the original master tapes in a tip-on sleeve. Includes 12 page booklet!)
Also available African Rhythms (UK pressing – expanded) ... CD 13.99

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✨✧ Oneness Of JujuAfrican Rhythms – Oneness Of Juju 1970 to 1982 ... CD
Black Fire/Strut (UK), 1970s/Early 80s. New Copy 2CDs ... $16.99 17.99
An incredible collection of work by one of the greatest Afro Funk groups of the 70s! From their inception as the AACM-styled jazz group Juju in the early 70s, to their key days in the DC Black Fire scene of the mid 70s, to their early 80s fame as club groovers, Oneness of Juju were one of the most ... read more CD

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Oneness Of JujuAfrican Rhythms (UK pressing – expanded) ... CD
Black Fire/Strut (UK), 1975. New Copy ... $13.99 15.99
A landmark of Afro-centric jazz in the 70s – and the first album by this famous underground collective! Oneness of Juju were a Washington DC-based group that grew out of the ashes of the Juju avant jazz ensemble – formed in the culturally rich African-American community of DC in the ... read more CD
Also available African Rhythms ... LP 20.99

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William OnyeaborBody & Soul ... LP
Luaka Bop, 1980. New Copy (reissue)... $19.99 20.99
One of the greatest records ever from this legendary Nigerian musician – a set that's filled with sharply funky moments, soulful saxophone solos, and lots of those cool keyboards we always love from William Onyeabor! The style here is a bit like the first Crashes In Love record – tied ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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William OnyeaborCrashes In Love (version 1) ... LP
Luaka Bop, 1977. New Copy (reissue)... $19.99 20.99
A great early moment for the legendary William Onyeabor – music created for the film Crashes In Love – which tells the sad story of a princess who has to choose between love and money – a setting that helps make for some of Onyeabor's greatest music on record! The style here is ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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William OnyeaborGood Name ... LP
Wilfilms/Luaka Bop, 1983. New Copy (reissue)... $19.99 20.99
Amazing sounds from William Onyeabor – space age keyboards mixed with electro funk mixed with Afro beat, snakey sax lines, and lots lots more – a really mind-bending album that's well-achieved legendary status over the years! Each song takes up a side of the record – but spins ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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William OnyeaborGreat Lover ... LP
Luaka Bop, 1981. New Copy (reissue)... $19.99 20.99
William Onyeabor looks like a great lover on the cover of this set – and he follows up that image with some of the slinkiest, most seductive music of his career! There's almost a dub element to the record at times – as if Onyeabor was borrowing inspiration from Kingston, and bringing ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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William OnyeaborHypertension ... LP
Luaka Bop, 1982. New Copy (reissue)... $19.99 20.99
William Onyeabor's looking pretty chilled out on the cover – especially given the Hypertension title of the record – a cool, confident dude decked out in a velvet jacket and sombrero – able to carry off that look as well as he can carry the grooves on the set! In anyone else's ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Orchestra Of SpheresNonagonic Now ... LP
Fire, 2011. Near Mint- ... $18.99
(Rock, Global Grooves) LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve.)

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Orchestre National De BarbesRendez-Vous Barbes ... CD
Le Chant Du Monde (France), 2010. Used ... $5.99
... CD

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Orquesta Afro BrasileiraOrquesta Afro Brasileira (180 gram pressing) ... LP
CBS/Polysom (Brazil), 1968. New Copy (reissue)... $32.99
A wholly unique late 60s record by Orquesta Afro Brasileira – with these raw, heavy and unforgettable roosty rhythms and chorus vocals that give it something of a spiritual, folkloric vibe – yet the overall sound is still indicative of the genre-busting creativity of the many different ... (Brazil, Global Grooves) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ OsibisaSunshine Day Remix 89 (king conga mix, nice to meet you mix, sing by yourself mix) ... 12-inch
Mercury, 1989. Very Good+ (pic cover)... Just Sold Out!
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Cover has wide clear tape on all sides and small stickers at the top right. Label has a small sticker.)

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Oteghe Brothers Union Dance BandOteghe Brothers Union Dance Band ... LP
BOWO (Nigeria), 1977. Good ... $39.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has ring and edge wear, some creases and bent corners, and some marker on front and back. Vinyl plays with some surface wear and crackles, but nothing too bad. Labels have some marker.)

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Dr Orlando OwohVol 11 – Asotito Aiye ... LP
Shanu Olu (Nigeria), 1984. Very Good- ... $14.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a faded name in marker on back. Label has a name in marker.)

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Orlando OwohKo Se Mani Lobirin ... LP
Shanu Olu (Nigeria), 1982. Good ... $6.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear with a name in red marker on the front.)

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Eji OyewaleCharity Begins At Home ... CD
EMI/BBE (UK), Late 70s. New Copy ... $8.99 14.99
No charity needed here – as reedman Eji Oyewole's got a wealth of talent on his own! Eji's a musician with roots in the 60s Nigerian scene, but left to follow a personal path through Europe and the US, where he picked up some wonderfully funky styles which are then brought home to create ... read more CD

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Rebecca PanHong Kong Sound ... LP
Sounds Of Asia (Hong Kong), 1960s. Very Good+ ... $14.99
Part field recording including various incidental sounds with English narration on Side 1, and five vocal tunes by Rebecca Pan on Side 2. LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some edge wear.)

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✨✧ Carlos ParedesGuitarra Portuguesa ... CD
Nonesuch, 1969/1970. Used ... $6.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Violeta ParraUn Rio De Sangre ... LP
Arion, 1975. Very Good- ... Just Sold Out!
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Mexican stereo pressing in a maroon border cover. Cover has some ring and edge wear and gloss separation along the opening and bottom seam.)

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Partopi Tao GroupTapanuli – Music Of Northern Sumatra Vol 1 ... CD
Interra, 1995. Used ... $2.99
... CD
(Out of print. Barcode has cutout hole.)

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PeaceBlack Power ... LP
Copperbelt/Now Again, Mid 70s. New Copy (reissue)... $15.99 19.98
A really raw set from 70s Africa – one that's more rock than Afro Funk, but which has a pretty hypnotic groove overall! The group's heavy on guitars, which are often played in a fuzzy, jamming sort of way – but with different tones and phrasing than American or Anglo psyche groups ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Inlcudes download!)

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Penny PennyYogo Yogo ... CD
Awesome Tapes From Africa, 1996. New Copy ... $12.99
The strong second album from Penny Penny – a set that has the South African singer emerging as even more of a superstar than before – as you might guess from his look on the cover! The style is this unique blend of older South African vocal modes with more contemporary club elements ... read more CD
Also available Yogo Yogo ... LP 18.99

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Penny PennyYogo Yogo ... LP
Awesome Tapes From Africa, 1996. New Copy (reissue)... $18.99
The strong second album from Penny Penny – a set that has the South African singer emerging as even more of a superstar than before – as you might guess from his look on the cover! The style is this unique blend of older South African vocal modes with more contemporary club elements ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Yogo Yogo ... CD 12.99

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Celina PereiraNos Tradicao ... CD
Lusafrica/Sonovox (Portugal), 1994. Used ... $3.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Iyke PetersIntuition ... LP
Clover Sound (Nigeria), 1981. Good ... $6.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has heavy wear and aging, wide clear tape on the seams and spine, and initials in pen on front & back. Labels have initials in pen.)

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Iyke PetersThe Woman I Love ... LP
Anodisc (Nigeria), 1980. Good ... $6.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has wear and aging, masking tape holding the spine, a piece of tape with a name on front, some creases, and seam splits.)

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Astor PiazzollaAstor Piazzolla 1944 to 1964 – Viente Anos De Vanguardia Con Sus Conjuntos ... CD
Universal (Japan), Late 40s/1950s/Early 60s. New Copy ... $24.99
Very early work from Astor Piazzolla – recorded in the decades before he first started hitting fame on the international scene – and with a sound that shows that his skills on the bandoneon were every bit as great in his youth as they were in his later years! The music here is a bit ... (Latin, Global Grooves) read more CD
(HQCD pressing!)

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Astor PiazzollaCollaboraciones 1975 to 1985 ... CD
Polydor/Universal (Japan), Late 70s/Early 80s. New Copy ... $24.99
Some really fantastic collaborations from the legendary Astor Piazzolla – done at a time when the Argentine musician was being seen as way more than just a bandoneon player – and instead the fully creative genius whose experiments really helped shape the music of the 70 at a global ... (Latin, Global Grooves) read more CD
(HQCD pressing!)

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Astor PiazzollaEl Tango ... CD
Polydor/Universal (Japan), 1965. New Copy ... $24.99
An important 60s project from the bandoneon legend Astor Piazzolla – a collaboration with writer Jorge Luis Borges, and done with all these new sorts of modern modes that point the way towards the growth that Astor would show in the 70s! Borges contributes words to some of the project, which ... (Latin, Global Grooves) read more CD
(HQCD pressing!)

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Astor PiazzollaLa Historia Del Tango 1 – La Guardia Vieja ... CD
Polydor/Universal (Japan), 1967. New Copy ... $24.99
An amazing example of the genius of the legendary Astor Piazzolla – as the set has him taking older tune from Argentine music, and completely revising their presentation with all sorts of modern elements that he was using in his own music at the time! The tunes are from the 20s/30s stretch ... (Latin, Global Grooves) read more CD
(HQCD pressing!)

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Astor PiazzollaLa Historia Del Tango 2 – Epoca Romantica Y Epoca Moderna 1967 (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Polydor/Universal (Japan), 1967. New Copy ... $24.99
Astor Piazzolla takes on tango themes from the romantic era – but he explodes the music in the process, and fills it in with all these weird and wonderful modern elements that you never would have heard on the original Argentine singles! Piazzolla's own bandoneon is fantastic – a ... (Latin, Global Grooves) read more CD
(HQCD pressing!)

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Gene PitneyNessuno Mi Puo Giudicare & Other Hit Songs In Italian ... LP
Musicor, 1966. Near Mint- ... $9.99
(Vocalists, Global Grooves) LP, Vinyl record album
(White label mono promo. Cover has some tape remnants at the spine, with a promo ink stamp, a bit of pen, and WGN marker on back. Label on Side A has a small sticker.)

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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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Jose PratesTam Tam Tam ... LP
Trunk (UK), 1958. New Copy (reissue)... $23.99
Heavy rhythms from the Brazilian scene of the 50s – a set of grooves originally used to accompany a touring dance production, but a set of tracks that's gone on to have quite a life of its own! The music here isn't the cool bossa or spare samba you might expect – and instead has this ... (Brazil, Global Grooves) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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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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Osvaldo Pugliese Con Roberto ChanelEl Tango Es Una Historia ... LP
EMI (Argentina), Early/Mid 40s. Near Mint- ... $9.99
(Latin, Global Grooves) LP, Vinyl record album

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PVP (Patience, Violet, Pinky)Malende ... LP
La Casa Tropical (Netherlands), 1992. New Copy 2LP ... $26.99 30.98
PVP are a trio of South African singers who really update their groove with this sweet set of tracks from the early 90s – music that still comes across with some of the charm of 80s soul music from South Africa, but which also shows a stronger house music influence in the rhythms – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Pressed up here as a 2LP set – better sound than the original!)

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Question MarkBe Nice To The People ... CD
QDK (Germany), Early 70s. Used ... $9.99
Tightly grooving, organ-laced rock, but not the Question Mark of "96 Tears" fame – this Question Mark is a Kenyan group, who recorded this set in 1974 – with English vocals and a bit more of a western-styled sound, but with unpredictable tempo changes other trippy elements! ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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RadarParty Party Party (orig, steel drum version, party mix)/Good Good Loving (orig, steel drum version) ... 12-inch
Hometown Music, 1991. Very Good+ (pic cover)... $1.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Still in the shrink with contact info sticker. Label on Side A has a name in marker.)

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AR RahmanCouples Retreat – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack ... CD
Relativity, 2009. Used ... $4.99
(Soundtracks, Global Grooves) CD
(Barcode has a cutout hole.)

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Vasant RaiAutumn Song ... LP
Vanguard, 1978. Near Mint- ... $19.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cut corner.)

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Idan RaichelQuarter To Six ... CD
Cumbancha, 2013. Used ... $3.99
... CD
(Sticker over barcode.)

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RASHistory (1930 Turbo & Power, 1950 Turbo & Power) ... CD
Tropic (Canada), Used ... $1.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Real Combo LisbonenseReal Combo Lisbonense ... CD
Optimus (Portugal), 2009. Used ... $2.99
... CD
(Includes Optimus obi.)

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Lord RhaburnCalypso Is Power ... LP
Rha-Gram (Guatemala), 1975. Very Good+ ... $34.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Light blue label pressing with deep groove. Cover has some light aging on back.)

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Terry Riley & Krishna BhattTerry Riley/Krishna Bhatt Duo ... CD
Be! (Germany), 1984. New Copy 2CD ... $26.99
Unreleased work from Terry Riley – recorded in the WDR studios of German Radio, and a tremendous addition to his catalog! The first half of the music here features Riley on piano and electronics, in duet with Krishna Bhatt on sitar and tabla – in a mode that further unlocks the ... (Out Sound, Global Grooves) read more CD

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RobRob (aka Funky Rob Way) ... LP
Essiebons/Mr Bongo (UK), 1977. New Copy (reissue)... $20.99 21.98
The funky Rob way is a massive one at that – a new path into Afro Funk modes for the 70s, with a groove that's made this set a collectors classic for decades! The group is tighter than most, yet more skittish too – percussion rattling alongside basslines that have these echoey ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Roforofo JazzFire Eater ... CD
Office Home (France), 2021. New Copy ... $19.99
A French group, fronted by an MC from Chicago – working here in a style that's every bit as striking as the cover! The core sounds blend together older Afro Funk elements with jazz – in a groove that's nice and lean, and which provides a really unique setting for the rhymes of Days ... read more CD
Also available Fire Eater ... LP 29.99

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Roforofo JazzFire Eater ... LP
Office Home (France), 2021. New Copy ... $29.99 47.99
A French group, fronted by an MC from Chicago – working here in a style that's every bit as striking as the cover! The core sounds blend together older Afro Funk elements with jazz – in a groove that's nice and lean, and which provides a really unique setting for the rhymes of Days ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Fire Eater ... CD 19.99

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Michael RogersDigital Steel ... LP
PRC, 1982. Near Mint- ... $6.99
Steel drums from Michael Rogers – with a bit of added percussion and guitar! LP, Vinyl record album

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Pepe RomeroGuitar Solos ... CD
Philips, Early 80s. Used ... $1.99
... CD

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Tova RonniSongs Of My People ... LP
Roulette, 1967. Sealed ... $2.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Shrinkwrap has a cut corner where a promo ink stamp was applied to the back cover.)

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Renato RussoEquilibrio Distante ... CD
EMI (Brazil), 1995. Used ... $6.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Renato RussoPresente ... CD
EMI (Brazil), 2003. Used ... $8.99
... CD
(Out of print, CD is copy protected.)

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Maroun Saba/Fahed Ballan/Abboud Abdel AlLive From The Fez In Hollywood ... LP
Fez, 1972. Near Mint- ... $4.99
... LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ SabiaLive En Vivo – 10th Anniversary Concert ... LP
Flying Fish, 1989. Very Good+ ... $4.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the insert. Cover has a promo stamp.)

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Sakis & Le Groupe Dynamic SystemSakis & Le Groupe Dynamic System ... CD
Sonodisc, 1994. Used ... $6.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Salty DogSalty Dog ... CD
Strawberry Rain, 1976. Used Gatefold ... $9.99
Plenty of fuzz and plenty of spirit – a wonderful debut from this African group of the 70s – a combo who work here with equal parts of influence from Jimi Hendrix and some of the other Zamrock groups of the time! Lyrics are in English, and have this blue-toned quality that's really ... read more CD

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SamsonAfrican Trilogy & Other Curious ... LP
AVI, 1980. Very Good+ ... $16.99
An unusual mix of disco and African elements – with a nice dancefloor polish on most tracks! (Soul, Global Grooves) LP, Vinyl record album
(White label promo. Cover has some ring and edge wear and a cutout hole.)

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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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Ali Boulo Santo & Manding KoKomo Felle ... CD
Frikyiwa (France), 2004. Used ... $6.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Nitin SawhneyHuman ... CD
V2 (UK), 2003. Used ... $2.99

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Saz'isoAt Least Wave Your Handkerchief At Me – Joys & Sorrows Of Southern Albanian Song ... LP
Glitterbeat, 2017. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $14.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Still with the stickered outer sleeve, and includes the inner sleeve with download code.)

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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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✨✧ Cheikh Tidiane SeckTimbuktu – The Music Of Randy Weston ... CD
Komos (France), 2019. New Copy ... $12.99 16.98
A beautiful little record, and one that seems to take all the African-inspired elements in the music of Randy Weston – and push them even farther than Randy did on his own recordings of the 60s and 70s! The group's headed up by Cheikh Tidiane Seck, not to be confused with Weston's ... (Jazz, Global Grooves) read more CD

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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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