AFRO-FUNK / AFROBEAT

  • AFRODYSSEY ORCHESTRA - Under The Sun - ALTERCAT (LP) | Guerssen

    Greece is maybe not the first country that comes to mind when you think of Afrojazz. Afrodyssey Orchestra unexpectedly hit the scene some time ago after the release of In the Land of Aou Tila, their debut album -- while that first album was going to the hands of the few lucky ones who managed to...

    AFRODYSSEY ORCHESTRA - Under The Sun - LP

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  • Amanaz were serious, and they made a serious stab at an album. They titled their album Africa, according to original band member Keith Kabwe, "because of how it was shared and how its inhabitants were butchered and enslaved, its resources stolen... all the atrocities slave drivers committed. "...

    AMANAZ - Africa - 2LP

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  • Grammy Nominated!Over the years, different members have traded production and composition duties from album to album. On the new album--"Fu Chronicles"--Amayo leads us through a thrilling sonic journey of kung fu meets Afrobeat, weaving together the strands of Edo and Yoruba cultural memory from...

    ANTIBALAS - Fu Chronicles - LP

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  • Born in a Brooklyn warehouse in 1997, 12-piece ensemble Antibalas is credited with introducing Afrobeat to a wider global audience, influencing countless musicians and developing a live show that is the stuff of legend.

    ANTIBALAS - Where The Gods Are (...) - LP

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  • Composed by the prolific keyboardist/producer Victor Axelrod aka Ticklah, "Tattletale" has been a sinister, funky flute-driven live staple for Antibalas for many years, drawing from musical inspirations of Ethiopian funk and jazz masters Mulatu Astatqe, Wallias Band and Mahmoud Ahmed of the the...

    ANTIBALAS - Tattletale b/w (...) - 7"

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  • Originally released as a 12", out-of-print for a decade, ANTIBALAS' "Che Che Colé" has an impressive number of stamps on its passport. The song's origins are in Ghana, where "Kye Kye Kule" is a children's song that has since migrated all over the world--a version called "J.J. Koolaid" was...

    ANTIBALAS - Che Che Cole (...) - 7"

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  • South-african jazz-rock worshippers alert ! Assagai was an Afro-rock band, active in the early 1970s in London, whose relatively short career produced two albums recorded in 1971. It has been described as "the second best-known African group of the late 60s/early 70s in Britain" after Osibisa. The...

    ASSAGAI - Assagai - LP

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  • BAZALI BAM - Action - WAH WAH (LP) | Guerssen

    Extremely rare, under the radar afro-psychedelic LP from South Africa. This mysterious band was produced by African funk master, composer, guitarist and producer Almon Sandisa Memela, who was active since the mid 1950s, first as a musician and guitar teacher and then also as a producer. He is...

    BAZALI BAM - Action - LP

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  • BIBI DEN'S TSHIBAYI - Sensible - PHARAWAY SOUNDS (LP) | Guerssen

    A great mix of Zouk, Afro-Funk and Boogie from the Ivory Coast, 1983. Cool synths, electric guitar, afro-caribbean rhythms...Four long tracks, including the massive afro-disco-boogie "Africa Mawa" plus two cool afro/Zouk tracks and a deep ballad with psych guitar. Featuring Congolese musician...

    BIBI DEN'S TSHIBAYI - Sensible - LP

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  • BIBI DEN'S TSHIBAYI - Sensible (CD) - PHARAWAY SOUNDS (CD) | Guerssen
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    A great mix of Zouk, Afro-Funk and Boogie from the Ivory Coast, 1983. Cool synths, electric guitar, afro-caribbean rhythms...Four long tracks, including the massive afro-disco-boogie "Africa Mawa" plus two cool afro/Zouk tracks and a deep ballad with psych guitar. Featuring Congolese musician...

    BIBI DEN'S TSHIBAYI - Sensible (CD) - CD

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  • In 1997, a quiet, unassuming man of 59 years old named Victor Tavares (better know as Bitori) walks into a studio for the very first time to record a masterpiece which many Cabo Verdean consider to be the best Funaná album ever made. Bitori's musical adventure had begun long before this point. It...

    BITORI - Legend Of Funaná - LP

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  • The - II - DAPTONE (LP) | Guerssen

    The Venomous follow up to The Budos' eponymous debut, this LP is equal parts groove and doom.

    BUDOS BAND, The - II - LP

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  • The - III - DAPTONE (LP) | Guerssen

    The Budos Band III, unleashing The Budos Band's brazen sound and inspiring fervor among music lovers throughout the world. Produced by Bosco Mann and Thomas "TNT" Brenneck at Daptone Records' "House of Soul Studios" in Bushwick, Brooklyn, the band's third full-length studio effort was conceived...

    BUDOS BAND, The - III - LP

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  • The - Long In The Tooth - DAPTONE (LP) | Guerssen

    Celebrating 15 years from the release of their debut album, Daptone's Royal Court from Staten Island delivers a truly epic collection of new material that finds the group further bridging the gap between the farfisa-fueled Ethio-Funk stylings of their early recordings, with the psychedelic,...

    BUDOS BAND, The - Long In The Tooth - LP

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  • The - Burnt Offering b/w Seizure - DAPTONE (7") | Guerssen

    Ever wonder what it would have sounded like if Black Sabbath took holiday in Ethiopia... and jammed with magicians? FEAR NOT! The time is nigh for the darker corners of the Daptone Universe to bring forth a waxen treasure of said fortitude and doom. We called upon the Budos Band, whose history,...

    BUDOS BAND, The - Burnt Offering b/w (...) - 7"

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  • The - Magus Mountain b/w Vertigo - DAPTONE (7") | Guerssen

    Magus Mountain opens with the chords of an acid-soaked troubadour, the guitars wavering harmony summoning the band into position. Thunder strikes in the form of hammering drums and the journey to Magus Mountain begins! The song rollicks along and its clarion horn lines are the fanfare for this wild...

    BUDOS BAND, The - Magus Mountain b/w (...) - 7"

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  • The - Avalanche b/w Maelstrom - DAPTONE (7") | Guerssen

    A - MAELSTROMMuch like the infamous weather phenomenon the song is named after, MAELSTROM swirls and surges; drenching the listener in psych feedback while pulling downward, ever downward, into a sonic abyss. The bass provides the current, a pulse that pushes through the waves of feedback before...

    BUDOS BAND, The - Avalanche b/w (...) - 7"

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  • José - Sabura Djâ Nfrontman - SABURA RECORDS (LP) | Guerssen

    "Sabura Djâ Nfrontam" by one of the biggest names in the triumph of the electrification of Funaná, the great José Casimiro. The album was recorded in 1981, celebrates music made in Portuguese-speaking Africa, finally reissued for the first time. Tracklist:Side A: A1. Sabura Djâ Nfront - A2....

    CASIMIRO, José - Sabura Djâ (...) - LP

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  • The Chakachas were a Belgian based group of Latin soul studio musicians. Also known as Les Chakachas or Los Chakachas. They started out in the late 50s, recording a playful mixture of Latin music, jazz, and European-style exotica. This same titled album is a much sought after album amongst the...

    CHAKACHAS - Chakachas - LP

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  • LES CHAKACHAS 'Disco Sudamericana' has been released by CBS Sugar in 1974 and when originally came out did not receive the attention it deserved. At least not the same of the previous album, a club classic with dancefloor bangers as 'STORIES' and 'THE PARTY'. But if we take a deeper look at the...

    CHAKACHAS - Discoteca (...) - 2LP

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  • ELCADOS - The World Is Full of Injustice - AFRODELIC (LP) | Guerssen

    The ultra-rare holy grail masterpiece by Elcados originally released by EMI-Nigeria in 1973 and recorded by Kayode Salami. It's their debut album, a real gem played in an extraordinary inspired moment. A top shelf heavyweight Afro-Psych Funk-Rock. Leader of the band the great guitarist Frank...

    ELCADOS - The World Is Full (...) - LP

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  • The - No Food Without Taste If By Hunger - ANALOG AFRICA (LP) | Guerssen

    We are delighted to announce the release of "The Good Samaritans", the 20th compilation in our Analog Africa Limited Dance Edition serie. This project focusses on the band The Good Samaritans from Benin City, Nigeria, highlighting the gray eminence of Edo Funk, Mr Philosopher Okundaye. Originally...

    GOOD SAMARITANS, The - No Food Without (...) - LP

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  • The - Roger A Ti Wawa - MAD ABOUT RECORDS (LP) | Guerssen

    HARD-CARDBOARD SLEEVE + OBI180g VINYLULTRA RARE album reissue for the first time Worldwide. Fantastic Proto-Zouk from Georges and Pierre-Edouard DecimusNSI (New sound From the Islands) is a concept launched by the Decimus family, and the album was released at the end of 1981, at the same time as...

    GROUP NSI, The - Roger A Ti Wawa - LP

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  • HALLELUJAH CHICKEN RUN BAND - Take One (1974-1979) - ANALOG AFRICA (LP) | Guerssen

    In 1972, the country of Rhodesia - as Zimbabwe was then known - was in the middle of a long-simmering struggle for independence from British colonial rule. In the hotels and nightclubs of the capital, bands could make a living playing a mix of Afro-Rock, Cha-Cha-Cha and Congolese Rumba. But as the...

    HALLELUJAH CHICKEN RUN BAND - Take One (...) - LP

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