Various: Pop Action International, LP (Vinyl)
Various: Pop Action International, LP (Vinyl)
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Various : Pop Action International

  • LP (Vinyl)
  • Germany
  • Bellsound (2)
  • (LP 72/01)
  • 14 Tracks
  • no barcode
  • EX / EX
  • used
  • minor surface marks on vinyl, minor shelf wear on sleeve

tracks

A1

Fanfare Haus International

A2

African Morning

A3

Canto De Sevilla

A4

Gruezi Wohl Frau Stirnima

A5

I Remember Wärmeland

A6

Can Can

A7

Haushammer Buam

B1

Nobody Know

B2

Kalinka

B3

Viva Espana

B4

Kiiro Ibara

B5

Nuova Palermo

B6

Auld Long Syne

B7

Haus International Song

Credits

Orchestra
  • Ambros Seelos
  • Bernhard Wolfmann
  • El Cadiz
  • Guenter Ehrig
  • Jacques Romain
  • Ludwig W. Birnauer
Sleeve Notes
  • Carlo Schmidt
  • Georg Kronawitter

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Dr. Adolf Ahanotu: Sensation
€22.90
Dr. Adolf Ahanotu : Sensation
reissue of 1986 Nigerian Boogie/Funk/Afrobeat album: At a time when bandleaders in Nigeria used titles as an affectation, Dr. Adolf Ahanotu was the real deal. He had a PhD in music compilation and Master’s degrees in education and communication. He also played a mean tenor sax, an instrument he mastered touring Owerri with the Mirabels. Ahanotu’s scholarly background is apparent in the impeccable arrangements and the way each track is labelled with its musical type. The banging opening track, ‘Sensation’ is disco, notes the helpful doctor. The legendary ‘Ijere’ is to be considered Remire or Afro Jazz. ‘Litany of Freedom’ is reggae, ‘Cupid’ is rock and ‘Tropical Moonlight’ classified as the blues. The mandatory ode to the nation, ‘Happy Nigeria’, is labelled as calypso. But these are not dry, scholarly pieces. ‘Sensation’ reeks of dance floor freakiness not the hallowed halls of academia. And listen to the pitch bend craziness on ‘Injere’. Sure, Dr. Ahanotu had studied the rules. But he wasn’t afraid to break them. From the freaked-out opening seconds of the title track you are left in no doubt: The doctor is in the house. Mastered and produced by Goddy Oku. - Peter Moore
LP (Vinyl)