Category Archives: African soul
Groovement Interview / Agbeko prep their first vinyl release

Groovement first spoke to Agbeko, the 11-strong Manchester-based funk powerhouse, last April ahead of their Unite EP launch. They’ve gone…

On Wax / Ebo Taylor: Yen Ara on Mr Bongo Records

The brand new album from Ghanaian legend Ebo Taylor is out now and available to buy on wax from Mr…

On Wax / Ondeno: Mayolye

An absolute monster of an afrodisco tune from Rocafort Records and the then-20 year old Jean Ondeno from Gabon. The…

On Wax / The Original Sound of Burkina Faso

PRE-ORDER Coming in October from Mr Bongo is The Original Sound of Burkina Faso, follows the success of The Original…

On Wax / Zamrock LP & book on Now Again Records

    Now Again Records has compiled an exploration of Zambia’s liberation and rock revolution as a two volume LP/CD,…

On Wax: Vincent Ahehehinnou / Best Woman / Analog Africa

Good times forthcoming from Analog Africa for their Limited Dance Edition No. 5! Best Woman has been out of print…

Synthesize the Soul: Astro-Atlantic Hypnotica from the Cape Verde Islands 1973-1988

There’s been a surge of releases from this period of Cape Verde’s history recently, most notably from Analog Africa and…

On Wax: Mr Bongo – 3rd Generation Band’s Because Of Money / Obi Ye Saa Wui

Ghanian   The 3rd Generation Band hail from Ghana, recording only six tracks in their time together, all for the…