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"In many ways this compilation is a prequel of sorts to Soundway's groundbreaking Nigeria & Ghana Special compilations, telling the early story of modern highlife's foundation & formulation. It traces the music from West Africa to London, adding elements of jazz, mambo ...
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SNDWLP060 | SOUNDWAY

"In many ways this compilation is a prequel of sorts to Soundway's groundbreaking Nigeria & Ghana Special compilations, telling the early story of modern highlife's foundation & formulation. It traces the music from West Africa to London, adding elements of jazz, mambo ...
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SNDWCD060 | SOUNDWAY

"Muyei Power or Orchestre Muyei was one of the top dance bands of the1970s in Sierra Leone. Soundway Records' first collection of music from this West African country is an album of rock-infused, 'afro' music from a group that traveled the world throughout the mid ...
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SNDWLP062 | SOUNDWAY

"Meridian Brothers are back with a new studio album, the bizarre and wonderful 'Salvadora Robot'. Heading deeper into the tropical rhythms of Latin America and the Caribbean each song on the album focuses on a different style and playfully twists it into Meridian ...
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SNDWLP064 | SOUNDWAY

"Meridian Brothers are back with a new studio album, the bizarre and wonderful 'Salvadora Robot'. Heading deeper into the tropical rhythms of Latin America and the Caribbean each song on the album focuses on a different style and playfully twists it into Meridian ...
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SNDWCD064 | SOUNDWAY

"Soundway's second foray into South East Asia is focused on North-East Thailand, the epicentre of Molam and Luk Thung Isan music. Hypnotic phin & khaen riffs, pulsing, electrified country rhythms and heartfelt vocals punctuate another journey into the lesser known ...
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SNDWLP058 | SOUNDWAY

"Traditional instruments, electronics and distorted vocals are dragged through an array of influences to create a world that is as original as it is unclassifiable. Straddling the line between new and old, Meridian Brothers' mischievous blend of Latin rhythms and ...
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SNDWCD049 | SOUNDWAY

"Soundway have been championing Joni Haastrup since day one featuring tracks on both the 'Nigeria Special!' and 'Nigeria Rock Special!' releases. Most recently Joni appears as a guest keys players on Black Goddess, an Afro-jazz soundtrack collaboration with Remi Kabaka. ...
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SNDWLP030 | SOUNDWAY

"Amid the OPEC oil embargo, Watergate and IRA bombs, the sound of MonoMono's follow-up record, 1974?s 'Dawn of Awareness', took on the bluesrock grooves of Santana and Hugh Masekela but with their own unique Yoruban flavor. A deeply spiritual record, 'Dawn of Awareness' ...
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SNDWLP029 | SOUNDWAY

"Traditional instruments, electronics and distorted vocals are dragged through an array of influences to create a world that is as original as it is unclassifiable. Straddling the line between new and old, Meridian Brothers' mischievous blend of Latin rhythms and ...
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SNDWLP049 | SOUNDWAY

"A treasure-trove of rare and unusual recordings from East Africa. Spread out over two CDs and one triple LP, Kenya Special is accompanied by detailed liner notes, original artwork and photographs... Kenya Special is a collection of 32 recordings (most of which were ...
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SNDWLP046 | SOUNDWAY