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Santo & Johnny – Sleep Walk {1959}

Santo & Johnny – Sleep Walk {1959}

Sleep Walk by Santo & Johnny is an universal message. There’s no need for words. Is it kitschy, sentimental or just beautiful? You decide. It’s not easy to believe in anything without a doubt. I personally...

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Ahmed Malek & Flako – The Electronic Tapes {2017}

Berlin based reissue label Habibi Funk announces the collection The Electronic Tapes of unreleased electronic music by Algerian composer Ahmed Malek compiled by London based producer Flako. Listen to two preview tracks of the album...

Vytas Brenner – Araguaney {1973}

Vytas Brenner – Araguaney {1973}

Soul Jazz Records just released the incredible compilation Venezuela 70 – Cosmic Visions Of A Latin American Earth: Venezuelan Experimental Rock In The 1970s. The track I picked is by Vytas Brenner. Born in Tübingen, Germany, he migrated to Venezuela...

Abdel Halim Hafez in 1971

Abdel Halim Hafez – Mawood {1971}

Everything I say can’t even come close to describe this masterpiece. I haven’t been so touched by music for a long time. It is really strange how secluded the popularity of certain music sometimes is,...

Junior Parker – Tomorrow never knows {1970}

Junior Parker – Tomorrow never knows {1970}

The Chemical Brothers started their shows with this cover version of the Beatles’ Tomorrow never knows on their 2012 Don’t think tour. Junior Parker was an American Blues and Soul singer, harmonica player and songwriter from Clarksdale, Mississippi. He...

Gökçen Kaynatan – Evren {1973}

Gökçen Kaynatan – Evren {1973}

“Evren” by Gökçen Kaynatan was the first track to be played on the radio show Electronic Global Psychedelia on WEFT for which I picked two hours of electronic psychedelic music. Check out the great blog...

Franco Battiato – Clic {1974}

Franco Battiato – Clic {1974}

Franco Battiato is an internationally known Italian composer, musician, filmmaker and painter. In his early days in the 1960s he had some success collaborating with the psych/prog outfit Osage Tribe that played an interesting...

Aksak Maboul – Saure Gurke {1977}

Aksak Maboul – Saure Gurke {1977}

Here’s some great weird electronic music by Aksak Maboul from Belgium. This track “Saure Gurke” (“Sour Pickle” in German) from their first album Onze danses pour combattre la migraine from 1977 anticipates keyboard patterns...

Yuri Morozov – Neizyasnimoe {1978}

Yuri Morozov – Neizyasnimoe {1978}

Amazing instrumental electronic prog-rock from the “Russian beatnick” Yuri Morozov. The multi-instrumentalist, sound engineer and composer built his own home record studio where he produced around 60 of his own albums or as he...

Kobza – Zajczyk {1971}

Kobza – Zajczyk {1971}

The band Kobza from Ukraine play a charming mix of traditional folk music and soft psychedelic rock with a flair that reminds me of French movie soundtracks, exemplary in this song “Zajczyk” from 1971.