DORGU, EMMA - ROVERMAN

DORGU, EMMA - ROVERMAN

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: 27/01/2017

Barcode: 0710473190749

Catalog no.: PMGLP0000056

Item ID: 440716

In 1979, Emma Dorgu decided it was time to act. He'd torn up the Lagos live scene with The Thermometers and conquered the airwaves with the single 'World People'. But there were injustices afoot, not just in Nigeria, but in South Africa and Zimbabwe and across the continent as well, and he felt that something needed to be done. 'Roverman' was his politicized call to action. Blackman Akeeb Kareem lent him the instruments and let him rehearse in his sitting room. 'Roverman' is an album that challenges your mind while it speaks to your feet. Protest music has never sounded so funky.

Also available: ROVERMAN (CD).

More DORGU, EMMA...


DORGU, EMMA - ROVERMAN

DORGU, EMMA - ROVERMAN

In 1979, Emma Dorgu decided it was time to act. He'd torn up the Lagos live scene with The Thermometers and conquered the airwaves with the single 'World People'. But there were injustices afoot, not just in Nigeria, but in South Africa and Zimbabwe and across the continent ... read more »

€ 13.95

 

 

More on the PMG label...


ENANG, SONY - DON'T STOP THE MUSIC

ENANG, SONY - DON'T STOP THE MUSIC

Sony Enang was no ordinary musician. As a keyboard player and vocalist with The Founders, he'd recorded some of the most seminal albums to come out of Eastern Nigeria. But this album is best known for being produced by Jake Sollo and featuring the song, 'Discolypso', that ... read more »

€ 21.95

 

BUCKNOR, SEGUN - SEGUN BUCKNOR

BUCKNOR, SEGUN - SEGUN BUCKNOR

A reissue of the awesome self-titled Afro-funk LP by Nigerian star Segun Bucknor. On this 1975 album, his final one (originally issued by Afrodisia), Bucknor returned to his soul roots. The sound is sophisticated instead of sweaty, and comforting rather than confronting.

€ 21.95

 

AHANOTU, ADOLF - SENSATION

AHANOTU, ADOLF - SENSATION

A reissue of a cool Nigerian album, originally released in 1986. 'Sensation' reeks of dance floor freakiness and from the freaked-out opening seconds of the title track you are left in no doubt: the doctor is in the house.

€ 21.95

 

KEMFA, JOE - JUNGLE JUICE

KEMFA, JOE - JUNGLE JUICE

Here's a reissue of a fine funk/soul/disco LP from Nigeria. The album was originally released by Afrodisia Records in 1978. Hailing from Warra in Nigeria's Delta region, Joe Kemfa made his name with The Junkers and the Don Bruce Band. He recorded a few singles with Larry ... read more »

€ 21.95

 

APOSTLES (NIGERIA) - THE APOSTLES

APOSTLES (NIGERIA) - THE APOSTLES

The Apostles were disciples of a heavy kind of psychedelic soul/rock fusion. After The Funkees left for London, they stepped into the breach to become the champions of East Nigeria's flourishing post-war music scene. This album from 1976, containing a heavy mix of wailing ... read more »

€ 21.95

 

DUKE, EFFI -& THE LOVE FAMILY- - MR. LOVE

DUKE, EFFI -& THE LOVE FAMILY- - MR. LOVE

Nigeria had a unique music scene in the 1970s. Much of the era's music was based on an intensive use of fuzz pedal and keyboards. Influences largely came from Western psychedelic blues and rock bands. In 1980 Effi Duke & The Love Family presented their debut-album, 'Mr. ... read more »

€ 21.95

 

 


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.