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Ethio Jazz (Ethiopiques)

Artist: Mulatu Astatke
Release: 2015

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INFORMATIONS

Artist

Mulatu Astatke

Label

Heavenly Sweetness

Release Date

2015

Catalog

HS091VL

Additional information

Weight 0.280 kg
Format

EULP

State

Artist

Mulatu Astatke

Label

Heavenly Sweetness

Release Date

2015

Catalog

HS091VL

Description

REPRESSED, 180gram vinyl. The Ethio Jazz album by Mulatu Astatatke is a jewel of the modern Ethiopian music. Essential.

An incredibly groovy Ethiopian record, originally from 1969-1972. Amazing orchestral ‘Ethio-groove’ filled with US soul, jazz, sometimes Latin and the deepest Eastern rhythms, even including some great nasty and dirty fuzz guitars. A true gem of Ethiopian modern instrumental music, which illustrates perfectly this symbiosis of strong rhythms and quality arrangements of subtle yet deep Ethiopian melodies. A must for all ’60s/’70s collectors! In the Ethiopian musical landscape, Mulatu Astatke is a unique musician, composer, arranger. His real contribution consists in his action for instrumental music, in a country where orchestral traditions doesn’t exist. For the last 30 years, he is the leading head of the Ethiopian musical scene. First vinyl reissue and definitely one of the most important Ethiopian music albums.

Heavenly Sweetness – 2015

  1. A1. Dewol Mulatu Estatke 1:00
  2. A2. Yekermo Sew Mulatu Estatke 1:00
  3. A3. Gubelye Mulatu Estatke 1:00
  4. A4. Asmarina Mulatu Estatke 1:00
  5. A5. Yekatit Mulatu Estatke 1:00
  6. B2. Tezetaye Atchi Lidj Mulatu Estatke 1:00
  7. B3. Sabye Mulatu Estatke 1:00
  8. B4. Ene Alantchi Alnorem Mulatu Estatke 1:00