December 12, 2017
Gerald Van Waes
Clermont Music Hama Sankare: Ballébé - Calling All Africans (ML,2017)***°
The first track catches attention immediately with it louder produced groovy electronic music beats and rhythms mixed with warm African song sing...
February 26, 2017
Now Again Wells Fargo: Watch Out ! -LP/book + CD-
This is a great and convincing, straightforwardly recorded, here and there somewhat more funky approach but generally a moody-and-sightly-heavy rock album with harmony lead vocals arrangements and strong song a...
Now Again Rec. V.A.: Can’t you hear me ?
–African Nuggets and garage rock from Nigeria, Zambia, Zimbabwe- (2017)****
Now Again released this compilation that shows in fact a great deal of how the garage rock sounded like in parts of or some area or let’s say...
October 2, 2016
Strawberry Rain Survival: Simmer Down (NI,1977,re.2014)****
Survival has all the elements of a good psych-rock song album with African roots. I still wonder how long it will still take...
Crammed Discs V.A. : Roots Of Rumba Rock
-Congo classics 1953-1955 -2cd- (CO,pub.2007)****°
While previously listed releases featured music from the Ngoma label (1948-1995), this features music from the collection of the Loningisa label in...
(Alpha Ousmane) “Hama” Sankaré
V.A.: Welcome to Zamrock vol.1 & 2
August 10, 2017
July 20, 2017
V.A.: "Doing It in Lagos"
February 28, 2017
V.A.: "Can’t you hear me ?"
Edward Banchs: "Heavy Metal Africa" -book-
October 12, 2016
October 6, 2016
NMB Afro-Beat Experience
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