July '17

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

Coming up we'll be checking out albums by TERYLENE, THE RIBBONS, BIBBI, POOSH and more.

SDLODLO - Uzola (1985)

Music Team/Roi/Superbeat, ETL(C)5006
Producer: E. 'Shamba' Lerole
Engineer: Phil Audoire
Recorded at: Orange 338


Traditional Zulu grooves get a heavy synth makeover on this album from the mid-80s, produced by Elias 'Shamba' Lerole, brother of pennywhistle star Aaron 'Big Voice' Jack Lerole (and father of current pennywhistle revivalists Kwela Tebza), who began their music careers together in the late 1950s.



Mint copies of this album are for sale here.