July '17

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

AMAMPONDO - Uyandibiza (1983)

Claremont, AM 2

Live recording from Dizu Plaajies' seminal traditional outfit.

Multi-talented composer Dizu Plaatjies' Amampondo put out this album in '83, a selection of live recordings of traditional compositions that highlight the group's skills on the "acoustic synthesizer" (marimba).