Tuesday, 14 April 2009

BOB REID the emergency sound


BOB REID the emergency sound

Orignale Music from a Modern Day Black Opera.
Kwela Records, 30 k 010. Recorded 25th May 1974.

AFRICA IS CALLING ME

"This original music was recorded live at the first presentation of a modern day black opera: Africa is calling me, performed at the Centre Americans for Students and Artists in Paris France, 25th May 1974. The reception and response inspired the producers, Kwela Inc, to take the spontaneous of the music from the five scenes and make an album"

Bob Reid; leader, bass, voice, rhythm, piano
Oliver Lake; soprano, alto saxophones
Gustavo Kerestezachi; piano
Louis Armfield; congas, rhythm, bells
Makan Milola; deep bass, congas
King David; Vocals
Roxianne de Montaignac; Vocal
Freddy Roach; recitation

Bit special ...

16 comments:

katonah said...

http://www.mediafire.com/?dydjzevjotz

Greg said...

fucking norah katonah................................................

katonah said...

bit like alkebu-lan, but a bit more SPUNK!

Arkadin said...

Oh, one more to remove from my Ebay-watchlist. 150$ would have been to much for me anyway ;)
Respect for your latest posts & thanks!

ish said...

wow. when this cover turned up at Crap Jazz covers I thought, wait, crappy cover, but that looks intriguing. Awesome find Katonah.

Simon666 said...

Wow Katonah, great find - you're digging deep. Thanks for this!

edison007 said...

say word.

Jazzjet said...

Fantastic find! Thanks a lot, Katonah.

johnv said...

A real gem, thanks Katonah.

Reza said...

More class thanks katonah
btw enjoy your hol ...bastard (jealous)

el goog said...

Thanks as ever, amazing!

wara_katsu said...

deep and beautiful, and dramatic sound. love it! thanks always :)

alanmck said...

it's not always $150. in fact, it's seldom $150. great record.

katonah said...

You're not wrong there Alan, prices have tumbled for this one and many others.

floyd webb said...

I was actually at this performance!!!
Blvd Raspail, them was the dazeeee!

MARIO said...

Any chance to re-up?Thanks in advance.