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ORGE BEN : FIO MARAVILHA
GENRE/STYLE: Brazil LABEL: Philips | France | 1974
Nice double LP in a gatefold Cover, cont. nearly all his great tracks “MAS QUE NADA”, “ZAZUEIRA”, “PAIS TROPICAL”, “TAKE IT EASY MY BROTHER CHARLY”, “OBA, LA VEM ELA”….and much much more essential tunes!
SONORA PONCENA : EXPLORANDO
GENRE/STYLE: Latin LABEL: Inca | 1978
Yes, that is the LP that contains the dance floor tune “CANTO AL AMOR”, this track was on some other compilations during the last time, but if you ask me there is one more I can recommend which is called “MORENO SOY”
ROBERTO LUGO : ESTE ES
GENRE/STYLE: Latin, Salsa LABEL: Sono | 1986
This LP contains the percussive Salsa tune “TU QUE ME MIRAS”
ANTONIO MAQUIN : HABRA UN NUEVO MUNDO
GENRE/STYLE: Latin, Salsa LABEL: Corpa records | New York
Nice Latin release with a wonderful Cover, Producer was the well known HECTOR CORNIELLE.
EXITOS DE AYER – YESTERDAYS HITS
GENRE/STYLE: Latin, Salsa LABEL: Tico records
This is a compilation from TICO records (TICO LP-1209) cont. many nice Latin and Salsa tracks for example the cover version ”GUAJIRA GUANTANAMERA” by RAY BARRETTO or the funny “UN TELEGRAMMA” by TITO PUENTE. Other artists are RICARDO RICO, TITO RODRIGUEZ, SANTOS COLON …
ZIMBO TRIO + CORDAS VOLUME2
GENRE/STYLE: Latin Jazz LABEL: RGE records | Brasil | 1968
Wonderful high quality Latin Jazz by the well known ZIMBO TRIO, but the best is, the Vinyl is EX, very close to NM, a very seldom condition for such an old original record from Brazil . My all time favourite from this record is the fast “MANHA DE PRIMAVERA”
SERGIO MENDES & BRAZIL ’66 : THE VERY BEST OF
GENRE/STYLE: Brazil LABEL: J&B records | 1985
On this LP we have 20 tracks and so it’s really the best of SERGIO MENDES & BRAZIL ’66, for example “MAS QUE NADA”, “WITH A LITTLE HELP FROM MY FRIENDS”, “DAYTRIPPER”, “O PATO”, “LOOK AROUND”….and much much more essential SERGIO MENDES tunes!
CAL TJADER : DOXY
GENRE/STYLE: Latin Jazz , Brazil LABEL: Verve | U.S.A. | 1973
Double LP in a wonderful gatefold Cover, cont. many great tracks of this genius vibraphone player, for example “SOUL BURST”, “MANTECA”, “REZA”, “MOANIN”, “SOUL BIRD”, “HIP VIBRATIONS”, “MNAHA DE CARNAVAL”….and much more!
PETER COVENT : 55 HITS A GOGO
GENRE/STYLE: Crazy exotic cover versions LABEL: Philips | Germany
Double LP in a wonderful designed gatefold Cover. The two records cont. 55 comparative short racks. Sounds cheese, yes it is. There is one mix of two well known tracks in a really wicked cover version “MAH-NA MAH-NA / COME TOGETHETR” Piero Umiliani meets the Beatles. Click on the Cover to see a picture from the inner sleeve.
GENRE/STYLE: Swedish Vocal , Brazil LABEL: Silence | Sweden | 1978
Yeah, this is the rare LP which contains a great version of the classic club tune « CARCARA » sung in Swedish.
ANNE HAIGIS : Halleluja – WOLFHOUND
GENRE/STYLE: female vocal Jazz, Fusion LABEL: JETON (100.3326) | Germany | 1982 CONDITION: EX-/EX+
« Halleluja » – WOLFHOUND (Wolfgang Schmid) featuring ANNE HAIGIS. Great stuff, from the famous German bass singer Wolfgang Schmid alias WOLFHOUND brings us here a great fusion jazz record with other great German musicians like Alex Grünwald, Geof Stranling, Bobby Stern for example. The highlight is the voice wonder woman ANNE HAIGIS, normally only on the tiny MOOD records label. A really rare (strong limited Edition) and lovely record on the JENTON label which is well known for their direct-to-disc cuts in best quality!
Cont. the high quality vocal jazz tune “FINALLY” in a nice 80tees style.
ROZZ : EISBRECHER
GENRE/STYLE: Rock with Brazilian flavour LABEL: TELEFUNKEN | Germany | 1981 CONDITION: EX/NM
Another German Rock Group that brings us tunes with influences from Brazil . “EVA-S-SAMBA”, “TEQUILLA SUNRISE ” or the fast Latin Fusion Rock tune “KRAVALL IN RIO” for example.
GENRE/STYLE: Latin, Salsa LABEL: FANIA records | New York | 1979
Contains the nice “FANTASIA” and other good Latin and Salsa tunes, produced by Louie Ramirez and mixed by Ray Barretto.
Sound is not the best, Vinyl is just VG! Take a listen…
GILBERTO SANTA ROSA : GOOD VIBRATIONS
GENRE/STYLE: Latin, Salsa LABEL: COMBO records | New York | 1986
Nice LP on the COMBO label, click on the cover picture to see the label! Contains the nice “SIN UN AMOR” and other good Latin and Salsa tunes.