July '17

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Coming up we'll be checking out albums by TERYLENE, THE RIBBONS, BIBBI, POOSH and more.

HUGH MASEKELA - Waiting for the Rain (1985)

Jive Afrika/Zomba (Germany). 6.26155
Producer: Anjali Dutt, Stewart Levine, Hugh Masekela
Recorded at: Battery Mobile Studios, Botswana
Mixed at: Battery Studios, London


Like its predecessor Techno-Bush, Waiting also features Fairlight programming by Peter Harris. The album boasts a constellation of local stars, most notably Bheki Mseleku (on tenor sax and keyboards). Cover of Fela's classic "Lady". Dedicated to Pauline Bowers Masekela