24 March 2012

African Tightrope

It's the hot-hot season in Africa... tension and violence is bubbling up.
But, the music tells a different story.

"Sounds And Pressure"
- Hopeton Lewis - Roots OF Reggae: Rock Steady [Rhino]
"Hawks Theme" - Aston "Familyman" Barrett - Macca Dub [Clocktower]

"Africa Unite" - Bob Marley & the Wailers - Survival [Tuff Gong]
"Barra" - Manjul - Jahtiguiya [Discograph]
"Africans Unite" - Baaba Mal/Luciano - Nomad Soul [Island]
"Mike-O-Lete" - Aston "Familyman" Barrett - Macca Dub [Clocktower]

"Imdiwan Ma Tenam" - Tinarwen - Tassili [Anti-]
"Monounion Fate" - Dreadlam Fallou
"Ngoma Ngairire" - Robson Band & the Black Eagles - Jit (soundtrack) [Earthworks]
"Strong Will" - Midnite Band with Youssoupha Sidibe - For All [Sacred Sounds]
"Mituna" - Eric Kototanjah - Mituna [DOM]

"Simmer Down" - Bob Marley & the Wailers - One Love From Studio One [Heartbeat]
"That's The Way You Like It" - the Overtakers - 45RPM [Amalgamated]
"Tighten Up" - the Untouchables - Trojan Explosion [MOJO]
"Bongo Red" - the Gladiators - Gladiators Studio One Singles [Heartbeat]
"Forward Up" - Brent Dowe - The Reggae Train [Heartbeat]
"Holy Ground" - Maytones - Holy Ground: Alvn Ranglin's GG Records [Heartbeat]
"Bradsta Dub" - Aston "Familyman" Barrett - Macca Dub [Clocktower]

"Legalize Collie Herb/Legal Dub" - Black Slate - Rasta Festival [Alligator]
"Every Man Ought To Know" - Max Romeo - Open The Iron Gate [Blood and Fire]
"Deliver Me From My Enemies" - Yabby You - Babylon (soundtrack) [Chrysalis]
"The Village" - Gregory Isaacs - Reggae Legends III [Rohit]
"Addis Ababba" - Culture - One Stone [Sanctuary]
"Stardust" - Rico Rodriguez - Reggae Jazz Attack [Charly]
"Come With Me" - Sonia Spence - Reggae Songbirds [Heartbeat]

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