November '14

Hola majimbos! This is AFROSYNTH, the realest African selection . . .

This month we bring you more slick disco tunes from LORRAINE STAPLE, RUFARO, JOYCE and RONNIE MARTIN, instrumental pop from HARRY MOYAGA and THE YOUNG STARS, crossover from LAPPASIDE, and some traditional grooves by UMSALOFU NAMAVIZITHA and LINGANISA NABAFANE BEJUBANE.

Last month we checked out The Invaders' JOE MOSES, SPECIAL CANE MAHLELEBE, MINEBELT, KATIE PENNINGTON, THE CHALLENGERS, SUKAZI MKHIZE, LINGANISA NABAFANA BEJUBANE and MAKAOTA AKALAME.

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.