Saturday, May 23, 2009

Oldies: Papa Wemba with Bimi Ombale, and Nyoka Longo

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Check out this rare video of Papa Wemba with Nyoka Longo and Bimi Ombale singing Chouchouna with Viva La Musica (Papa Wemba's Band) backing the.

Choc Stars - A Paris, A Paris, Tala Mbote Ya Mbuta Matadi Roboti!Robota!Robote! - 1985

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Here is a Wonderful Choc Stars album with Powerful Vocals and Powerful Sebenes: Vocals - Ben Nyambao, Defao from Grand Zaiko, Bozi Boziana from Langa Langa Stars, Djuna Djunana from Langa Langa Stars
Guitars: Roxy Tshimpaka (solo) from Langa Langa Stars, Teddy Acompa (rhythm), Carol Makhamba (mi-solo) and Djo Mali from Langa Langa Stars (Bass)

Enjoy! and don't forget to check out the Choc Stars radio broadcast on Friday May 29 on Totally Radio by my friend Martin, the Totally Radio link is on the side.

Sunday, May 17, 2009

Soukous Blues

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Hey, check out this guy Don Keller, he's very good.

John Boxingo - John Boxingo - 1989

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Hello guys, sorry I haven't been updating a lot because I keep on forgetting. Here is a fully Soukous album featuring the guitars of John Boxingo, Drums of Ti-Jean of Antilles, Remy Salomon on Bass, sounds like a good lineup. Enjoy!