July '16

Heita-da! This is AFROSYNTH, the realest African selection...

This month we bring you classic pantsula grooves from CHAKA, AYOBAYO BAND, HARD WORKERS, FAST MOVE, THE SCOTCH BAND and VENDA KIDS. Also look forward to albums by OZIAS, SPOKES H, VOLCANO and more.

Last month we brought you JIVARO, KAKAPPA, SOWETO YOUTH BAND, ANGIE, V.O and GY, and traditional grooves by SDLODLO, JACKSON MAXIMBYI & THE MPFUMARHI SISTERS and GIFT BROTHERS.

To purchase still-sealed copies of these and other albums, email djokapi[at]gmail.com!

NEVILLE NASH - Why? (1986)

Kato/Solid/CTV/Music Team/EMI, PERM(LP)511   
Producers: Solly Ledwaba, Neville Nash & Tom Mkhize
Engineer: Jan Smit


Four-track album of solid disco funk - Kool & The Gang-inspired good times with a local twist courtesy of Solly Ledwaba on keyboards and bass with guitars by Blacky Sibisi, who later produced Izzyboy Masedi.