EVE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nzQ0CTwshHU Évé - Canto Alberto From Évé - Canto Alberto Released on Free Lance, France, 1978 Évé, also known as Everaldo Marcial is a French Brazilian Guitarist and composer. He made what seems to be his only solo album, Canto Aberto in 1978 on a confidential French label called Free Lance which mainly released Jazz and…Lire la suite EVE

EXPERIMENTS IN POP

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vj5XFeiFewI Tony Hymas – Pictures Of Departure From Tony Hymas – Flying Fortress Released on Nato, 1988, France One of the most rewarding feelings about looking after records may not be founding one of those "holy grails" in a 1€ bin (though we have to admit that it is a pretty cool feeling), but rather buying…Lire la suite EXPERIMENTS IN POP

DIGITAL DANCE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K30oJnAQtcE&feature=youtu.be Roberto Musci / Giovanni Venosta ‎– Malangaan From Roberto Musci / Giovanni Venosta ‎– Water Messages On Desert Sand Released on Recommended Records, 1987, UK When you think about 1980's ethnic samples and collages, the first names that more likely pop into your mind are Muslimgauze and African Head Charge, right ? Or maybe you…Lire la suite DIGITAL DANCE

ESOTERIC GUITAR

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=am-uPZx6O8s Albert Giménez - Java From Albert Giménez - Escapa ! Released on Filobus Records, 1983, Spain Related to the experimental / industrial band Macromassa from Barcelona, Albert Giménez is a multi-instrumentalist who began to release records under his own name during the early 1980's. On most of his songs, he explores the sounds of…Lire la suite ESOTERIC GUITAR

THEM ! AGAIN ?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bMvCUDOkjpY&feature=youtu.be Jimmy Murakawa - Beauty From Jimmy Murakawa - Original De-Motion Picture Released on B&M, 1982, Japan Another Mariah's related post ? Yes it is. Taken from the obscure 1st solo album by Jimmy Murakawa, vocalist of Mariah, Beauty is another Yasuaki Shimizu's production. you can definitively hear the distinctive Mariah's sound on Beauty : low tension keyboards and…Lire la suite THEM ! AGAIN ?

ACCIDENTAL RECORDINGS

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N8Fk-U90whc Pep Llopis - Muntanyes De Granit From Pep Llopis ‎– Poiemusia La Nau Dels Argonautes Released on Grabaciones Accidentales, 1987, Spain Spanish label Grabaciones Accidentales is amongst the most popular labels for new-age ambient fans. Mainly known for Madrid's balearic super group Finis Africae, it released some of the mot sophisticated pieces of organic…Lire la suite ACCIDENTAL RECORDINGS

« GOING BACK TO MY ROOTS »

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SRTSZuN7BD8&feature=youtu.be Myriam Makeba - Mansane Cissé From Myriam Makeba - Africa / Mansane Cissé Released on Editions Syliphone Conakry, Zimbabwe Miriam Makeba aka Mama Afrika is a legendary Grammy Award-winning South African singer. She was without doubt amongst the artists from Africa who popularized African music all around the world. She recorded records and toured…Lire la suite « GOING BACK TO MY ROOTS »

FOR FALLING ASLEEP

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BVNBx-QJtFI Marc Emory - Candlelight From Marc Emory - Listening Music / Anfgang Released on Elwich Records, 1975, USA Marc Emory is a total mystery to us, and it is not excessive to qualify this album as "ungoogleable". Well, there is that curious post on Soulstrut, in which someone asks if anybody got any information…Lire la suite FOR FALLING ASLEEP

DON’T CRY FOR ME ARGENTINA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RfN6WJ6w3XM&feature=youtu.be Michael Naura, Wolfgang Schlüter - Argentina From Michael Naura, Wolfgang Schlüter - Country Children Released on ECM, 1980, Germany In the Jazz galaxy, ECM - Edition of Contemporary Music - is a world of its own. With a catalog of more than 1000 albums released since 1969, it's almost impossible to describe the ECM sound;…Lire la suite DON’T CRY FOR ME ARGENTINA

CINCO DE MAYO

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z8lD8yHSiJQ&feature=youtu.be Archie Shepp & Jasper Van't Hof - 5th of May From Archie Shepp & Jasper Van't Hof - The Fifth Of May Released on L+R Records, 1987, Germany Do we need to introduce legendary saxophonist Archie Shepp ? The jazzman played with John Coltrane, Don Cherry, etc. on ground-breaking albums, and he is one…Lire la suite CINCO DE MAYO