Scripting is disabled or not working. dustygroove.com requires JavaScript to function correctly.
Style sheets are disabled or not working. dustygroove.com requires style sheets to function correctly.
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Enlarge       Note

Music From Africa

LP (Item 927266) Universe, 1961 — Condition: Very Good

A very obscure American pressing of this South African group! Titles include "Abazali", "Chip", "Mai Ndarira", "Rudo", "La Mulela", "Lindea", and "Zonki Ntsuku".  © 1996-2019, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Cover has a small bit of pen on the back, and a small seam split in one corner.)

Very Good

  • Vinyl can have some dirt, but nothing major.
  • May not shine under light, but should still be pretty clean, and not too dirty.
  • May have a number of marks (5 to 10 at most), and obvious signs of play, but never a big cluster of them, or any major mark that would be very deep. Most marks should still not click under a fingernail.
  • May not look near perfect, but should play fairly well, with slight surface noise, and the occasional click in part of a song, but never throughout a whole song or more.
  • This is clearly a copy that was played by someone a number of times, but which could also be a good "play copy" for someone new.

Additional Marks & Notes

If something is noteworthy, we try to note it in the comments — especially if it is an oddity that is the only wrong thing about the record. This might include, but isn't limited to, warped records, tracks that skip, cover damage or wear as noted above, or strictly cosmetic flaws.



You might be interested


Hugh Masekela

I Am Not Afraid
Blue Thumb/Chisa, 1974. Very Good
An excellent little record from Hugh Masekela – cut right during that perfect time when he was mixing soul, funk, and just the right amount of jazz to keep things real! The record features some nice electric piano from Joe Sample, and the best cuts have a choppy funky groove. Some cuts have ... LP, Vinyl record album

Jobby Valente

Tema
Apia (France), 1981. Near Mint-
... LP, Vinyl record album
Celluloid, 1978. Near Mint-
A killer from the classic years, and one of Fela's best albums! "No Agreement" is a super great groover – with a catchy hook that goes on and on, and some very tasty playing by Tony Allen and the group. The track is long, with heavy solos, and vocals that will knock you out! ... LP, Vinyl record album
Sublime Frequencies, Late 2000s. Near Mint- 2LP Gatefold
Hypnotic Ethiopian field recordings on Sublime Frequencies – recorded in 2009 by Olivia Wyatt – raw and resonant tribal recordings that provide a fascinating aural journey to contemporary Ethiopia! This is a set that's as evocative as anything we've heard from the global gurus at ... LP, Vinyl record album
World Pacific, Mid 60s. Very Good+ Gatefold
Features work by Alla Rahka, Chatur Lal, Kanai Dutta, and Rama Bhadran. LP, Vinyl record album
Kapp, Mid 60s. Very Good+
A great album – even if Miriam's not in as many voices as promised by the title! (Who do they think she is – Rich Little?) The recording quality appears to be live – as the tracks have an open jamming style, with Miriam singing in that rich, folksy style of her early years, ... LP, Vinyl record album

Tihati's Bora Bora'e Group

Tihati's Bora Bora'e
1960s. Very Good+
... LP, Vinyl record album

Les Troubadours Du Roi Baudoin

Missa Luba
Philips, 1968. Very Good+ Gatefold
One of the biggest world music hits of the 60s – a unique album that mixes Congolese songs with a new interpretation of the Latin mass! Les Troubadours Du Roi Baudouin are an ensemble of young singers with a very joyous sort of feel – one that works equally well for the traditional ... LP, Vinyl record album

Sidi Toure

Sahel Folk
Thrill Jockey, 2011. Near Mint- Gatefold
A beautiful set of Sahel Folk from guitarist Sidi Toure & friends – certainly as beautiful sounding as anything we've heard from Sidi! Toure is on guitar and lead vocal swith varying guitar and vocal accompaniment from song-to-song – with guests including Dourra Cisse, Douma Maiga, ... LP, Vinyl record album

KV Narayanaswamy

Dhyanam/Meditation
Nonesuch, 1969. Near Mint-
... LP, Vinyl record album

Curtis Mayfield

Got To Find A Way
Curtom, 1974. Very Good
A great album that's often overlooked amidst the flurry of early 70's releases on Curtom, but which stands as one of Mayfield's greatest from the 70s! In fact, we'd say that the album's one that we enjoy putting on more than most – because the songs are less familiar, and not nearly as ... LP, Vinyl record album

Independents

First Time We Met
Wand, 1972. Very Good
Probably the biggest album by this Chicago soul group, and the one that yielded up their big hit "The First Time We Met". The set's got some excellent Chicago arrangements by Tom Tom, and a good bunch of tracks that includes all original material, like "Here I Am", "Just ... LP, Vinyl record album
 



⇑ Top