Tag Archives: Zamrock

SONG OF THE DAY Chrissy Zebby Tembo – Oh Yeh Yeh

“It could be argued that this is one of the greatest rock n’ roll records of all time! Straight from Zambia, we have “My Ancestors”. A tough rock and roll masterpiece like no other. Over-ridden fuzz guitars, pop melodies and … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Mike Nyoni and Born Free – Mad Man

This truly sensational slice of slick psychedelic rock is the perfect thing to indulge upon if you are into heavy funk-laden grooves.  Originally released in 1975, this glorious chunk of Zambian rock was recently reissued by the marvelous Now-Again Records … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Chrissy Zebby Tembo – Trouble Maker

“It could be argued that this is one of the greatest rock n’ roll records of all time! Straight from Zambia, we have “My Ancestors”. A tough rock and roll masterpiece like no other. Over-ridden fuzz guitars, pop melodies and … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Rikki Ililonga & Musi-O-Tunya – The Sun

Throughout the late 60’s/early 70’s when afrobeat and highlife was a staple part of the African music scene, something different was emerging and bubbling away under the surface. Now known as Zamrock, this brand new genre of music emerged in … Continue reading

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