ABRANIS - CHENAR LE BLUES/AVEHRI

ABRANIS - CHENAR LE BLUES/AVEHRI

7" (7" Single/EP)

Price: € 9.95

(VAT included)

Stock level: LIMITED STOCK

Available for
immediate delivery

Read our FAQ before ordering.

 

Label: BONGO JOE

Release date: 15/04/2018

Barcode: 2090504609593

Catalog no.: BJR450000005

Item ID: 460959

This fifth single in Bongo Joe's 45s series focuses on the legendary Algerian kabyle rock band Abranis, founded in 1967. The band pioneered the fusion of chaabi (traditional) music with '60s-'70s western rock, proudly singing in their own berber kabyle language while wearing hippy rockers outfits. Their shows were often cancelled by governors and the band once was arrested by the police, generating riots. The band kept on playing and recording until mid '90s. This 7" presents two major tracks from the band. Side A features 'Chenar Le Blues', released in 1977, a big hit on Algerian national radio. The band's response to The Doors. The B side, 'Avehri', released in 1983 shows the band's obsession to merge different music
styles with the North African traditional airs.

More on the BONGO JOE label...


LA DONNA INVISIBLE - GIALLO OSCURO, VOL. 1

LA DONNA INVISIBLE - GIALLO OSCURO, VOL. 1

'LE STELLE CADENTE' - PART 1! On the surface, 'Giallo Oscuro' is a pop-oriented project dedicated to Italian love songs from the '60s. It's a homage to the music of those "maestri" who have forever changed both pop and cinematic music: Bruno Nicolai, Egisto ... read more »

€ 21.95

 

TOUT BLEU - TOUT BLEU

TOUT BLEU - TOUT BLEU

Tout Bleu is the solo project of Simone Aubert (Massicot/Hyperculte) which has developed into a trio, accompanied by the electronics of Pol, and the electric violin played by Agathe Max. Simone explores with her first album, a sort of atmospheric no wave, a pre-rock ... read more »

€ 18.95

 

DAMILY - VALIMBILO

DAMILY - VALIMBILO

June 2017, France. It's 40° both inside and outside. At Studio Black Box, in the Haut Anjou, it is as if you were there, in Madagascar. And when the tape recorders start rotating, the musicians' imagination feeds off the guts of their music: Malagasy bush, tropical ... read more »

€ 18.95

 

ALTIN GÜN - ON

ALTIN GÜN - ON

Debut album by Altin Gün, offering an exciting mix of Turkish folk, psychedelia, funk and rock. Altin Gün was founded by Dutch bass player Jasper Verhulst (a.o. Jacco Gardner's band), who is fascinated by Turkish '70s artists such as Selda, Baris Manço and ... read more »

€ 18.95

 

ODESSEY & ORACLE - SPECULATIO

ODESSEY & ORACLE - SPECULATIO

The second full-length by the psychedelic band from Lyon, France, that named itself after the classic Zombies-LP. Expect colourful retro-futuristic music with influences from a.o. Brian Wilson, Caetano Veloso, White Noise, J.S. Bach, Moondog, Robert Wyatt... The French ... read more »

€ 18.95

 

PETERS, ALAIN - REST' LA MALOYA

PETERS, ALAIN - REST' LA MALOYA

Repress with different artwork! Alain Péters is one of the best-kept secrets in the music scene of the Indian Ocean and beyond. His music is a unique blend of Creole blues, maloya and international folk. Péters travelled through the '70s and the '80s like a ... read more »

€ 18.95

 

 


Shiny Beast - shinybeast.nl

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.