MIGHTY FLAMES - METALIK FUNK BAND

MIGHTY FLAMES - METALIK FUNK BAND

LP (12"/10" Album)

Price: € 21.95

(VAT included)

Stock level: LIMITED STOCK

Available for
immediate delivery

Read our FAQ before ordering.

 

Label: PMG

Release date: 28/11/2016

Barcode: 0710473190589

Catalog no.: PMGLP0000048

Item ID: 440697

Featuring an energetic mixture of Afrobeat, Afroboogie, funk and disco, this 1978 album from Nigeria (originally out on Foss Sound) now at last gets its deserved reissue. The Mighty Flames were a crack bunch of Cameroonian musicians, drawn to Nigeria by the heavy funk sounds booming across the border like musical moths. For a short time in the late seventies they owned Port Harcourt, destroying dancefloors with an incendiary sound that burned so heavily that it was phosphorescent.

Also available: METALIK FUNK BAND (CD).

More MIGHTY FLAMES...


MIGHTY FLAMES - METALIK FUNK BAND

MIGHTY FLAMES - METALIK FUNK BAND

Featuring an energetic mixture of Afrobeat, Afroboogie, funk and disco, this 1978 album from Nigeria (originally out on Foss Sound) now at last gets its deserved reissue. The Mighty Flames were a crack bunch of Cameroonian musicians, drawn to Nigeria by the heavy funk ... read more »

€ 13.95

 

 

More on the PMG label...


BETA YAMA GROUP - FREE LOVE

BETA YAMA GROUP - FREE LOVE

It's hard to get a handle on Nigerian musicians Nash Dodoo, Charlie Cuul and Jonas Caulley. In 1980 they released an album of face-melting gospel boogie as the BML chapels. And in the same year, calling themselves the Beta Yama Group, they put out 'Free Love', a belated ... read more »

€ 21.95

 

FRIIMEN MUSIK COMPANY - WE CAN GET IT ON

FRIIMEN MUSIK COMPANY - WE CAN GET IT ON

By the mid 1970s in Nigeria, the Biafran War was a distant memory and the music scene in the eastern city of Aba was booming again. Bands such as The Funkees, The Wings and The Apostles grabbed the headlines, but the more interesting stuff was coming from smaller groups ... read more »

€ 13.95

 

KANONU, ALEKE -MEETS TOLBERT, THE MIRACLE MAN- - HAPPINESS/NWANNE, NWANNE

KANONU, ALEKE -MEETS TOLBERT, THE MIRACLE MAN- - HAPPINESS/NWANNE, NWANNE

Bringing together the undisputed talents of Nigerian percussionist Aleke Kanonu and Alabama soul legend O.C. Tolbert, this 12-inch created quite the buzz when it was released in New York in 1982. Shops and leading DJ's were clamouring for it, but short supply saw it ... read more »

€ 16.95

 

AKWASSA - LA'ILA

AKWASSA - LA'ILA

Akwassa was among Nigeria's best '70s Afro-beat bands. Having released 'La'ila' in 1975, the group was among the early Nigerian funk bands to get an album out. Akwassa was closely related to the Heads Funk Band, since most members played in both acts. Akwassa originally was ... read more »

€ 13.95

 

AMAS - GRILL

AMAS - GRILL

For all ya Afro freaks out there, here's a reissue of a highly rated 1981 Afrofunk LP from Nigerian artist Amas. 'Grill' originally appeared on the Phonodisk label. Articulate, cultured and classy, Gbubemi Amas' 'Grill' is proof that in the '80s Nigeria was producing a ... read more »

€ 21.95

 

FUNKEES - NOW I'M A MAN

FUNKEES - NOW I'M A MAN

Formed after the Biafran War to raise spirits in the east, this Nigerian band quickly conquered the dance floors of Lagos and then, in 1973, headed for London to tear up the local scene. 'Now Im A Man' captures the band at the height of its London-era pomp. Africans were ... read more »

€ 13.95

 

 


Shiny Beast

Clear Spot International BV
Hermelijnkoog 21
1822CA Alkmaar
The Netherlands

T. + 31 (0)72 567 9990
F. + 31 (0)84 229 8862

E. info@shinybeast.nl
W. www.shinybeast.nl

Deze website gebruikt cookies. Meer info. / This website uses cookies. More info.