May '15

Hola mpinji! This is AFROSYNTH, the realest African selection!

This month we serve up new old music by OZIAS NTSELE, PETER MARINGA, MICHAEL LEBESE & THE AFRICAN VIBES, blind soulmen MARUMO and Sotho accordian grooves by MANKA LE PHALLANG, as well as Zimbabwean legends ROZALLA and NEW BLACK MONTANA.

Last month we bought you classics by PETER M, VIVA, THE VIBES, LOMBARD EXPRESS, something jazzy by MANFRED MANN'S PLAINS MUSIC and JONATHAN BUTLER, and traditional grooves from THE NEW PROMISE and THE PEACE BROTHERS.

Sharp!

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.