January '17

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

This month we bring you classic grooves by the likes of OZIAS and RUSH, as well as Congolese star JOHNNY BOKELO ISENGE and plenty more.

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

THE NEW BROTHERS - Emakhuneni (1990)

CTV/Roi/Music Team, CT(T)86
Producers: Dumisani Ngcobo & Felani Gumbi
Engineers: Felani Gumbi & Peter Pearlson
Recorded at: RPM Studios

New-school mbaqanga packed full of interesting synth sounds and vocal melodies, fusing traditional grooves with modern instrumentation, and also mixing it up by drawing influence from gospel (on 'Masibambhane'). Produced by Dumisani Ngcobo (Izinkunzi, Abakhokheli).