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London Is The Place For Me 1 & 2

Artist:
Format:
Compact Disc (Audio)
No of Discs:
2
Availability:
Available
Release Date:
29-04-2013
Genres:
Barcode:
827670411628
Packaging:
Custom Packaging
Catalog Number:
HJRCD2R
London Is The Place For Me 1 & 2
London Is The Place For Me 1 & 2

Description

Double pack re-issue of the 1st two acclaimed London Is The Place For Me compilations. Comes in custom packaging. 'an exquisitely poignant, evocative record', Daily Telegraph 'wonderful... album of the year', Sunday Times 'simply a classic album. Music by the people, for the people,' The Voice. '... a witty and joyous testament to the creative power of popular culture and a document of more innocent times. It constitutes one of the best starting points for that rich, unfinished history of the black British diaspora and its intricate interweaving with British life that remains to be written' (Stuart Hall, The Guardian). '... Not only is it a momentous record of real historical significance, but it comes in a finely produced sleeve with evocative photographs, background notes and recording details that bring the performances on the disc to life even more... a unique and marvellous compilation that lays open a whole era' (Chris Searle, Morning Star). 'superlative', Mojo 'sensational', The Observer '*****' The Times, Metro 'sheer joy from start to finish', Sunday Telegraph

Tracks

  1. Name
  2. Lord Kitchener - The Underground Train
  3. Lord Beginner - Housewives
  4. The Lion - Some Girl Something
  5. Lord Kitchener - Saxophone Number 2
  6. Lord Beginner - Fed-A-Ray
  7. Timothy - Bulldog Don't Bite Me
  8. The Lion - Spanish Calypso
  9. Lord Kitchener - If You're Not White You're Black
  10. Lord Kitchener - Sweet Jamaica
  11. Lord Kitchener - London Is The Place For Me
  12. Young Tiger - I Was There (At The Coronation)
  13. Lord Beginner - Mix Up Matrimony
  14. Lord Kitchener - My Landlady
  15. Lord Kitchener - Kitch's Bebop Calypso
  16. Lord Beginner - Victory Test Match
  17. Lord Kitchener - Birth Of Ghana
  18. Lord Invader - Aguiti
  19. Lord Beginnner - Jamaica Hurricane
  20. Lord Kitchener - Kitch In The Jungle
  21. Mighty Terror - No Carnival In Britain 
  22. Young Tiger - Calypso Be
  23. Ambrose Campbell - Yolanda
  24. Mona Baptiste - Calypso Blues
  25. West African Rhythm Brothers - Adura
  26. Lord Kitchener - My Wife's Nightie
  27. West African Rhythm Brothers - Ominira
  28. West African Rhythm Brothers - Eroya
  29. Lord Beginner - General Election
  30. The Lion - Kalenda March
  31. Tunji Oyelana - Omonike
  32. Shake Keane And His Highlifers - Baionga
  33. King Timothy - Gerrard Street
  34. West African Swing Stars - E.T. Mensah's Rolling Ball
  35. Ambrose Campbell - Ashiko Rhythm
  36. West African Swing Stars - Omo Africa
  37. Gwigwi Mrwebi - Nyusamkhaya
  38. Russ Henderson - West Indian Drums
  39. Lord Beginner - Nobody Wants To Grow Old
  40. Rans Boi's Ghana Highlife Band - Gbonimawo
  41. West African Rhythm Brothers - Sing The Blues
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