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Fela Kuti - Live in Detroit 1986

Fela Kuti

Live in Detroit 1986

Official release of previously bootlegged concert from Fela's first North American tour with Egypt 80. The first album of official unreleased Fela mus...

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Philou Louzolo - Afrifuturism EP
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Unknown - Benga Benga

Unknown

Benga Benga

Two tribute edits. Early 80s Russian drum machines running under some respectfully chopped up, scratchy West African winners

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Jose Manuel  - Samsara

Jose Manuel

Samsara

A slo-mo house track with heavy percussion, Afro samples and an acid bassline. 4 mixes (incl instrumental & bonus beats).

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Various Artists - Nigeria 70 - The Definitive LP Edition

Various Artists

Nigeria 70 - The Definitive LP Edition

Strut present a definitive vinyl edition of the groundbreaking compilation 'Nigeria 70'. Originally released in 2001, the collection set the benchmark...

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Innov Gnawa - Toura Toura (Mr Assister's Assisted version)

Innov Gnawa

Toura Toura (Mr Assister's Assisted version)

Label debut explores the connection between traditional Gnawa music of Morocco & club culture. Formed in Morocco, now based in NYC, IG offers 2 tracks...

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Decent International 01 - Leaving You / When Koaa

Decent International 01

Leaving You / When Koaa

From the Going Good camp. The drums smack. The bass is too loud. Liberia, Ghana, all the way across to Uganda. 1970's tinpot dictatorships birth colou...

12inch Decent International: Decent001 € 15,99

Al-tone Edits - 0007

Al-tone Edits

0007

Chicago's Al & Tone are back with 2 dancefloor burners on this new 7''. Al kicks things off with the groovy disco instrumental ''Tsunami'' while Tone...

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Philou Louzolo - Alkebulan Republic

Philou Louzolo

Alkebulan Republic

Philou has a combination of Congolese, Nigerian and Sierra Leonean heritage and it is in these roots that he has built his sound. This EP is a dedicat...

12inch Lumberjacks In Hell: LIH017 € 10,99
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Faze Action / Zeke Manyika - Mangwana

Faze Action / Zeke Manyika

Mangwana

Faze Action return with a brand new 12'', teaming up with Zimbabwean born Zeke Manyika to create ''Mangwana''. Sung in Zeke's native Shona, and taking...

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Orchestre Rail Band - Moko-Diolo

Orchestre Rail Band

Moko-Diolo

Reissue of ultra rare 7'' from the cult, Orchestre Rail Band. Along with the Bembeya Jazz or Orchestra Baobab, the Rail Band of Bamako is one of the...

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Jacob Mfuleni & Gary Gritness - Atuka Mhondoro

Jacob Mfuleni & Gary Gritness

Atuka Mhondoro

The new 12’’ release from Nyami Nyami records teams up mbira maestro Jacob Mafuleni from Zimbabwe and electro-funk producer Gary Gritness from France,...

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Kondi Band - Belle Wahallah ep

Kondi Band

Belle Wahallah ep

Strut present an inspired new Afro-electronic project for 2016, Kondi Band, a collaboration between Sierra Leonean kondi (thumb piano) player Sorie Ko...

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Various Artists - Waffles

Various Artists

Waffles

Slow mo afro funk disco edits on this obscure UK re-edits label. not much info, but this will cause damage on the dancefloors for sure!

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Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramyds - We Be All Africans

Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramyds

We Be All Africans

We Be All Africans’ is a message of survival. A message of renewal. A message that we are all brothers and sisters. We are all one family, the human f...

LP + CD Strut: Strut144lp € 34,99
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Les Vikings De La Guadeloupe - Best Of Enko On Ti Tou

Les Vikings De La Guadeloupe

Best Of Enko On Ti Tou

The return of the most important French Antillean band of the 60’s and the 70’s. They bring a unique mix of Biguine, funk, Latin, Compas and early Zou...

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Sunlightsquare - Celebration Of Ogun

Sunlightsquare

Celebration Of Ogun

Based on a traditional Yoruba chant performed by Havana’s Abbilona, Sunlightsquare takes the original and gives it a modern deep house touch. A soulfu...

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Sunburst Ave - Africa

Sunburst Ave

Africa

Strut presents a definitive collection of recordings from one of Tanzania’s most revered bands of the early 1970s, Sunburst. Covering their output fro...

2LP+CD Strut: STRUT128LP € 31,99

Tee Mac - Nepa Oh Nepa

Tee Mac

Nepa Oh Nepa

Nigeria's Tee Mac has been a digger's favourite ever since his tunes came out in the 1980s, and alongside the likes of Willian Onyeabor, he has been o...

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Yoruba Singers - Black Pepper

Yoruba Singers

Black Pepper

Black Pepper from Guyanese artists Yoruba Singers. Amazing 1984 version of a track of the same name released in 1975. Super rare original 12'' reissue...

12inch Left Ear: LER1006 € 15,99

V.O. - Mashisa

V.O.

Mashisa

*** 1 copy per customer *** First time official reissue of this high in demand record. Originally released in 1990, typical South African disco/kwaito...

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Various Artists - Digital Zandoli

Various Artists

Digital Zandoli

After the success of « Kouté Jazz », Heavenly Sweetness comes back with a dancefloor but not jazz compilation, enough to move your feet at through the...

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Mark Ernestus presents Ndagga Rhythm Force - Walo Walo

Mark Ernestus presents Ndagga Rhythm Force

Walo Walo

(Import title) Mbalax derived rhythm textures in visionary, purist version style - killer stuff!

12inch Ndagga: ND23 (23023) € 10,99

Hailu Mergia & Dahlak Band - Wede Harer Guzo

Hailu Mergia & Dahlak Band

Wede Harer Guzo

A lo-fi haze of shimmering, loping funk in melancholic and lyrical modes typical to Ethiopian modernism.

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Alma Negra - Diggers Workout Part 2

Alma Negra

Diggers Workout Part 2

Digger's Workout Part 2 continues where Part 1 left us, proving once again Alma Negra are on a roll.Included is a killer remix from Osunlade and his Y...

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Erick Cosaque - Kaloukera Percussions EP

Erick Cosaque

Kaloukera Percussions EP

ootsy, body-rocking Gwo Ka rhythms with dashes of drum machines and electronics, from 1988-93. During this period, the 808, 909 and co were permeating...

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Sory Bamba - Sory Bamba Du Mali

Sory Bamba

Sory Bamba Du Mali

In 1979 Sorry produced his third LP for the Paris based Sonafric group. Long out of print Africa Seven is pleased to be re-issuing the LP with the aut...

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Tanzania Soundsystem  - Highlife 012
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EKO - Funky Disco Music

EKO

Funky Disco Music

The latest vinyl slice from FBNM sees us head to the depths of central Africa via Paris to track down a feast of rare seventies afro funky jams from C...

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Sven Kacirek - The Kenya Encores

Sven Kacirek

The Kenya Encores

Five years ago Sven Kacireks released his legendary album “The Kenya Sessions” on Pingipung. The drummer's collaboration with musicians from Kenya con...

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KXNGS - Earth Sign EP

KXNGS

Earth Sign EP

Nascent London label Ex-Local announces its arrival with a new 5-track EP from South London talent Kxngs. With an extensive back catalogue that includ...

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Various Artists - 03AM

Various Artists

03AM

On this third delivery from AM Records the A-side is reserved for two disco edits by grandmaster Loud-E and new kid on the block Baerlz from Paris. He...

12inch AM: 03AM € 10,99

Giovanni Damico - All Humans After All

Giovanni Damico

All Humans After All

Giovanni Damico pops up on Lumberjacks In Hell. The Italian producer is naturally in fine form here, with A-side ''Tanzania'' - a breezy, house-friend...

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Various Artists - Black Riot

Various Artists

Black Riot

''Riot In Lagos in its essence is a compilation of modern productions and reworks rich in magic from the motherland. Following on from a recent resurg...

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Focus - Zulu EP

Focus

Zulu EP

Heavy debut release by Melbourne based music agency/record store Crown Ruler. This is a three track EP by South African studio outfit Focus. BIG tip...

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Various Artists - Africa Airways Three (The Afro-Psych Excursion 1972 - 1984)

Various Artists

Africa Airways Three (The Afro-Psych Excursion 1972 - 1984)

Ladies and Gentlemen, please fasten your seat belts for your mind-expanding journey through the Afro-Psych skies. Opening up proceedings are Afro Nati...

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Tigris - Gold

Tigris

Gold

Tigris is an Afrodelic Power-Pop band composed of five unrestrained musicians, deeply influenced by Ethiopian, West African and even Caribbean sounds...

LP Todres Records: TRS001 € 24,99
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Ekambi Brillant - African Funk Experimentals (1975-1982)

Ekambi Brillant

African Funk Experimentals (1975-1982)

This Africa Seven compilation focuses on the funkier end of Ekambi's music drawn mainly from the 1975 to 1978 period. Things open up with our theme tu...

LP Africa Seven: ASVN038 € 22,99
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Hoodna Orchestra - Yelben / Beza (feat. Tesfaye Negatu)

Hoodna Orchestra

Yelben / Beza (feat. Tesfaye Negatu)

The Hoodna Orchestra is a 12 members orchestra who studies and investigates the African origins of western popular music. The Orchestra formed in 2012...

7inch Todres Records: TRS002 € 10,49
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Denis Mpunga and Paul K - Criola

Denis Mpunga and Paul K

Criola

An mini LP of works by Denis Mpunga and Paul K. Combining elements of traditional African music with experimental electronics, the Belgian/Congolese d...

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Various Artists - Ethiopiques Box

Various Artists

Ethiopiques Box

Reissue of 6 Ethiopian 7 inches with original artwork with all the great Ethiopian artists like : Mulatu Astatke?, Girma Be?ye?ne?, Mahmoud Hamed, Get...

6x7'' box set Heavenly Sweetness: HS164VL € 45,99

Majid Bekkas - Soudani Manayou

Majid Bekkas

Soudani Manayou

With both tracks taken from the incredible 2001 album African Gnaoua Blues (Igloo Records), the A-side features 8-minute groove workout 'Soudani Manay...

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Nst Cophie's - Bian Kou

Nst Cophie's

Bian Kou

the three choice cuts from NST Cophie's 1980 private press Ivory Coast Afro-disco album 'Mon'Da Center'. After moving to Paris in 1976 and having pla...

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Manu Dibango - Bande Originale Du Film Ceddo

Manu Dibango

Bande Originale Du Film Ceddo

For our second release we brought back to life African movie soundtrack ''Ceddo'' - composed by one of our favourite African artists, Manu Dibango. 6...

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Senyaka - Bayanyonyoba

Senyaka

Bayanyonyoba

Two South African mastercuts by the legendary Senyaka Kekana. The unexpected deep house jam ''Bayanyonyoba (1993)'' and the illustrious soul song ''Do...

12inch Rush Hour: RHRSS23 € 15,99

Pasteur Lappe - Na Man Pass Man

Pasteur Lappe

Na Man Pass Man

Following on from the Pasteur Lappe compilation ''African Funk Experimentals'' LP, we are really pleased to be re-visiting Pasteur with a repress of h...

LP Africa Seven: ASVN015 € 21,49
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