TOUKI BA BANJUL: ACID TRIP FROM BANJUL TO DAKAR (CD)
TOUKI BA BANJUL: ACID TRIP FROM BANJUL TO DAKAR (CD)

Back
Artist

Guelewar

Titel

TOUKI BA BANJUL: ACID TRIP FROM BANJUL TO DAKAR (CD)

Label
Kindred Spririts
KSRE9CD

Touki Ba Banjul is a compilation of the Gambian psych sensation Guelewar who played a major part in the development of the Afro Manding sound. From 1979-1982 the band released four albums, featuring some of Gembias best funk tunes.

stock
on Stock
Add to basket

14.99
* Preise inkl. MwSt zzgl. Versandkosten.
free
NL

CD
CD/DVD
bzp-nl
-
Afro
-
-
27.04.2012
22.06.2012
-

This official first time ever reissue features the highlights of their career.
Before Guelewar, Laaye N’Gorn, the lead singer of the band, was already one of Gambia’s most celebrated artists. He was the centre figure in The Supreme Eagles, with whom he played as the main act in one of Gambia’s succesful clubs ‘The Bambo No.1 Night Club’. In return for the succes the clubmanager offered them instruments, after which they renamed their band to the Super Alligators. Due to the mixture of western influences such as soul and funk with traditional and regional rhythms like boogaraboo and sawrouba, The Super Alligators had a unique sound. The result of this blend is known as the psychedelic sound of Gambia (Senegal). In 1973 the Super Alligators decided to rename the group to Guelewar, Wolof’s for ‘noble warrior.After a turbulent couple of years with many musicians joining and leaving the band, Laaye managed to reform the band in order to record their first album in 1977. Over the course of the following five years Guelewar released a total of four albums, which are all filled with deep psychedelic funk gems. Due to the limited pressings, these albums are very much sought after by collectors. Kindred Spirits compiles the highlights of these albums which are presented on this double LP. Touki Ba Banjul is not only a must have for collectors of African music, but for music lovers worldwide.
(added: 2012-04-27 11:28:50 )
Customers who bought this item also bought :

Folgende Artikel könnten auch interessant sein:


DJ Mixer Effex 2 (B-Wa
Reloop

Slipmats Plastikman Me
Minus / 1814

VINYLBOX VS-BOX 100/2
Zomo / 2393

Galaktika Deckenleucht
Lockengeloet

Slipmat Freude am Tanz
Freude am Tanzen

Netbook Sleeve (Green
Slappa / sl-nsv-128

Headphone RHP-10
Reloop / 221182

Staubschutzcover for C
Decksaver / 1489

Slipmat Night Drive Mu
Night Drive Music

Protect DN Schutzhuell
Zomo / 2172

Schallplattentellerauf
Analogis / 1067c

Digitrack Ersatznadel
Ortofon / 219956

OM Scratch s Tonabnehm
Ortofon (407)

Record Cleaner
Zomo / RC-01 / 1531

Schallplattentellerauf
Analogis / 1067h

URL for your Homepage:
https://www.decks.de/t/guelewar-touki_ba_banjul_acid_trip_from_banjul_to_dakar/bzp-nl