Thursday, May 31, 2007

Wait For Me

Pole for the long wait (pole = Swahili for sorry-0). I've been travelling (Jo'burg, Nairobi), broke the turntable needle (found one in a mall in Jo'burg), and then back in Mwanza, someone in the neighborhood stole the telephone cable connectors (using ADSL over regular phone here), so no internet until the phone company fixes their phone line.

But now I'm in Belgium with normal internet, and I brought plenty of digitized goodies. First off, here's Roger Damahouzan with Wait For Me. I'm sure you've been waiting for more, so here's back to West Africa (I guess Roger is from Togo as are most of the artists on this album).

Patience is a virtue too.

Tanzania Edition

Today's post features classic muziki wa dansi from the late 1970s. This album (the first LP edition on Tanzania Film Company TLP0...