April '17

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

Coming up we'll be checking out albums by SENYAKA, T-GROUP, TERYLENE, THE RIBBONS, BIBBI, POOSH and PARK STATION.

MASHEDO - Mashedo (1990)

Wethu/Tusk, TUH13
Producer: Heavy Mazibuko
Engineer: David Moloele


Funky foursome along the lines of Ashiko, Zasha and Sky Jinx, made up of Johannes and Tom Mazibuko, and Sipho and Goodnatures Zungu (Supertrax, Stimela), who share songwriting responsibilities. Tracks vary between vintage disco ('Let's Go Disco', 'Money Game' and 'Don't Kill Me') with some mbaqanga influences on 'Boulela'.