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Black Dialogue

Jimmy Mawi

  • Label: Soundway
  • Origin: United Kingdom
  • Genres: Afro, Afro Rock, Funk
  • Format: 10 inch
  • Catalogue number: SNDW10003
£10.99

Availability: In stock

Description

Continuing further into the music of 1970s East Africa, Soundway present a limited edition 10" of raw, bluesy garage-funk-rock from Jimmy Mawi.

Jimmy Mawi was a Madagascan guitarist based in Nairobi in the mid 1970s. He cut only three 45s for EMI East Africa on their Pathe imprint that have virtually disappeared from sight in the nearly 40 years since they were recorded. Soundway reproduce four of the best tracks here on a super limited edition 10". Fuzz guitars, raspy vocals and metronomic drumming combine for an exhaustive afro-rock workout.

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Black Dialogue

Samples

Tracklist

  1. Black Dialogue
  2. I Want Get Up
  3. Black Star Blues
  4. Let Me Keep Away From You
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