Tag Archives: collector

where are you from?

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The Where Are You From? (Christophe Lemaire And Now-Again Records Present A Series Of Global Psychedelic Rock, Funk And Folk Grooves. 16 Tracks From 1968 Until The Present Day)v/a cd on Now-Again (NA 5073, 2011) has been compiled by Christophe Lemaire, a Frenchman who has worked for Lacoste (dig their brilliant L!VE! collection) and who has now replaced Jean-Paul Gaultier at Hermès … Great to see gypsy hippie Damon end up in the hands of Paris’ beau monde and other filthy rich, too ;-

Bonus book for those of you wanting to get a degree or into waxing academical: http://www.ashgate.com/default.aspx?page=637&calctitle=1&pageSubject=568&pagecount=5&title_id=8700&edition_id=12010

droooool


Hmmm … haven … everybody wants to go to haven …
http://roadtripnation.com/AhmirQuestloveThompson

10.000 posters and tons what you get

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FRANK IS BACK and he’s got pictures and music for us to drool over … at his magnificent http://voodoofunk.blogspot.com/ viz. http://voodoofunk.blogspot.com/2010/02/ghana-nigeria-jan-2010.html etc. – all this by way of an update to http://uzine.posterous.com/lagos-disco-inferno-collectors-wet-dream and earlier, similarly tagged posts

lagos disco inferno / collector’s wet dream

boogie trippin’ in lagos disco inferno after a collector’s wet dream put out the fire

 

= “Boogie trip” by Doris Ebong … via http://www.nylvi.com/blog/lagos-disco-inferno-a-room-full-of-vinyl/ … where we meet Frank – http://www.nylvi.com/blog/digging-for-african-funk-records-meet-frank-gossner/ – our most excellent guide to the heart of dark vinylness: http://www.voodoofunk.blogspot.com/ + see also: http://uzine.posterous.com/asikool-and-the-lagos-gang + http://uzine.posterous.com/afro-beat-is-hot

& speaking of collector’s wet dreams: http://nightwatchershouseofrock.blogspot.com/2009/10/record-dealer-turns-up-ultra-rare-sgt.html

afro beat is hot

Over the past ten years, we’ve been flooded with funky afro compilations

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Picture : “Sound wave” by Jean Shin – http://www.jeanshin.com/soundwave.htm !

but there’s still a lot of diggin’ to be done ;-)
http://dreamsinaudio.com/2009/11/20/somewhere-in-africa/

& see also
http://www.nylvi.com/blog/lagos-disco-inferno-a-room-full-of-vinyl/
http://dreamsinaudio.com/2009/09/18/record-porn-african-cover-art/
http://www.africanmusiciansprofiles.com/
http://awesometapesfromafrica.blogspot.com/
http://www.voodoofunk.blogspot.com/
http://globalgroovers.blogspot.com/
http://combandrazor.blogspot.com/
http://afrofunkforum.blogspot.com/
http://analogafrica.blogspot.com/
http://likembe.blogspot.com/