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!

PRINCE NICO AND THE HOT CHERRIES - Scotch Man (1987)

Bop/Priority/Tusk, BOPH5   
Producer/Engineer: T. Stephanou         
Recorded at: Blue Tree


Funky Shangaan-influenced disco featuring and arranged by one half of the E&S Brothers, Shadrack Ndlovu. Synths by Dane Stevenson, (other Brother) Jeff Radinne and the prolific Felani Gumbi. Uptempo beats and frantic backing vocals, best on 'Fatty Boom Boom' and the title track.