Artist: Various Artists Title: Zanzibara Catalogue Number: V001/6 Label: Ouch! Records Format: Gatefold Double 12” Vinyl - One-off 500 pressing
Taking in Tanzanian Muziki wa dansi (Dance band music), Congolese inspired Rumba and the hypnotic sounds of Islamic Taarab music, Zanzibara presents Swahili popular music of the East African coast, from Lamu, Mombasa, Tanga, Dar es Salaam, Zanzibar and the Comoros.
The full debut album from UkanDanz on vinyl -previously only available as a sampler EP- from the French Ethio-rock band feat. Asnaké Gèbrèyès on vocals. Original compositions and covers of Eshete, Mahmoud Ahmed and co. with attitude.