Future Nostalgia: The UNDERGROUND SPIRITUAL GAME aka Malombo Riddims

guest mix: BOETA GEE AKA GRAEME ARENDSE

Often as a result of oppression and/or persecution the riddims of spiritual practices (think Santeria, even Rasta) were embedded and hidden in more popular music styles. Boeta Gee selects a sonic journey through these spiritual riddims.

UNDERGROUND SPIRITUAL GAME aka MALOMBO RIDDIMS

TRACK LIST

    1. Pansa Pansa (edit) – Fela Kuti – 00m 00s, [Live in Berlin 1978, Wrasse, 2020]
    2. Patuscada de Ghandi – Gilberto Gil – 01m 35s, [Refavela, Philips, 1977]
    3. A Deusa Dos Orixás (Live) – Mariene De Castro – 04m 02s, [Ser De Luz, Universal Music Ltda, 2013]
    4. Wolenche for Chango – Okonkolo – 08m 01s, [Rezos, Big Crown Records, 2016]
    5. Mami Wata – Bembeya Jazz National – 12m 06s, [Homage à Demba Camara, Syliphone Records, 2000] 
    6. Baila Yemaya – Celia Cruz con La Sonora Matancera – 19m 29s, [Baila Yemaya, Seeco Records, 1951]
    7. Brujas – Princess Nokia – 22m 13s, [1992 Deluxe, Rough Trade Records, 2017]
    8. River – Ibeyi – 25m 58s, [Ibeyi, XL Recordings, 2015]
    9. Wade in the Water – Sweet Honey in The Rock – 29m 40s, [Live at Carnegie Hall, Rounder Records, 1988]
    10. Ingoma – Thandiswa Mazwai – 32m 37s, [Ibokwe, Gallo Record Company, 2009]
    11. Fussin’ and Fightin’ – Zara McFarlane – 38m 45s, [Arise, Brownswood Recordings, 2017]
    12. Rasta – Infinite Spirit Music – 42m 32s, [Live Without Fear, Ancient Afrika Records, 1980]
    13. Song to Call African Ancestors – Unknown artist – 56m 39s, [Unknown album, Unknown label, Unknown Year] 
    14. Magwaza – Johnny Dyani – 01h 02m 07s, [Witchdoctor’s Son, Steeplechase Records, 1978]
    15. Siphiwo Sam – Luyolo Lenga – 01h 15m 00s, Siphiwo Sam, Qangi Qangi Music, 2020]
    16. Sangoma – Philip Tabane – 01h 19m 59s, [Sangoma, Atlantic Records, 1978]
    17. Ancestral Recall – Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah feat Saul Williams 01h 23m 52s, [Ancestral Recall, RopeadopeRecords, 2019]