AFRO BEAT AIRWAYS: WEST AFRICAN SHOCK WAVES GHANA AND TOGO 1972-1978 (VARIOUS ARTISTS) VINYL (2LP GATEFOLD)
2LP GATEFOLD VINYL
Release Date: 28th October 2016
"Organ-driven Afro-beat, cosmic Afro-funk and raw, psychedelic boogie … just some of the flavours to be found on this highly danceable compilation by Samy Ben Redjeb, founder of Analog Africa. No effort has been spared! To document these 15 irresistible tracks and the music scene from the’70s, Samy crisscrossed the lengths of Ghana and Togo in search of the producers and artists – or their relatives. In the process he recorded a dozen interviews, scanned 90 pictures and transferred 120 master tapes."