Cultures_of_Soul-African_Music_of_All_DiasporasHere comes spring and everything is blossom, maybe you too! It’s time to take your rod for a walk to the river where those midday hatch are going to make that long winter disappear in a split second! All the dreams you had will be gone in that instant, they’ll become reality. And to take you to the river here’s the latest mixtape from our friends from Paris DJ, a jewel that will bring warmth to your heart! If you want to download it :  off liberty! Have a great weekend!

Tracklisting :
01. Leroy Brown – Disaster
(from ‘Color Barrier’ album, 1981 / Makossa International) JAMAICA
02. Latapaza Band – Odi-Yoo
(from ‘Maziwa Ya Chai’ 7 inch, 1974 / Sirocco) KENYA
03. Clive Bradley – Party On The Block
(from ‘Party On The Block’ 7 inch, 197x / Ka La Loo) TRINIDAD
(available on “Beach Diggin’ 3” compilation, 2015 / Heavenly Sweetness)
04. Mamo Lagbema – Love Music And Dance
(from ‘Love Music And Dance’ 7 inch, 19xx / Mamo Disque) TOGO
(available on “Bambara Mystic Soul – The Raw Sound Of Burkina Faso 1974-1979” compilation, 2011 / Analog Africa)
05. The Rwenzori’s – Handsome Boy (E Wara) Part 1
(from ‘Handsome Boy (E Wara)’ 7 inch, 1974 / Editions Makossa) KENYA
(available on “Africafunk: Return To The Original Sound Of 1970s Funky Africa” compilation, 2000 / Harmless)
06. Gary Bartz NTU Troop ‎– Drinking Song
(from ‘Harlem Bush Music: Taifa’ album, 1971 / Milestone) USA
07. Lantei Lamptey – Komi Ke Kenam (Fish & Funjee)
(from ‘Komi Ke Kenam (Fish & Funjee)’ 7 inch, 1974 / African Music Explosion) GHANA
08. SJOB Movement – Halleluyah!!
(from ‘Friendship Train’ album, 1977 / EMI) NIGERIA
(Reissued by Cultures of Soul in 2017)
09. The Maytones – Stop Way
(from ‘Maytones Greatest Hits’ album, 1977 / GG’s) JAMAICA
10. Lenky Roy – Set Me Free
(from ‘Set Me Free’ 7 inch, 198x / Youth Promotion) JAMAICA
11. Dennis Brown – Man Next Door
(from ‘Joseph’s Coat Of Many Colours’ album, 1979 / D.E.B. Music) JAMAICA
Total time : 51mn 18s