Ethan Hein

Music, technology, evolution, pop ephemera.

Jul 8

As always with HC, there’s a backstory to this mix - if you have time, I’d be delighted if you’d read it!:
http://www.kleptones.com/blog/2012/06/28/hectic-city-15-paths-to-graceland

Jive music from South Africa and Lesotho, providers of inspiration for Paul Simon’s “Graceland” - Perfect summer stuff!

01a Tau Ea Lesotho - Nyatsi Tloha Pela’ka
01b Tau Ea Lesotho - Puleng
01c Puseletso Seema & Tau Ea Linare - He O Oe Oe!
02 Mahotella Queens - Umculo Kawupheli
03 The Rainbows - Mashonisa
04 Soul Brothers - Uthembeni-na
05 Dark City Sisters - Ezomculo
06 M.D. Shirinda & The Gaza Sisters - Pfuka N’wavolo
07 Abafana Baseqhudeni - Mubi Umakhelwane
08 Mgababa Queens - Maphuthi
09 Zorro Five - Barcarolle
10 Amazulu Queens - Sankatana
11 Marks Mankwane - Khupa Marama No. 2
12 Naledi Boys - Bump Again
13 Ebrahim Isaacs - Meadowlands
14 John Amutabi Nzenze - Angelike Twist
15 Queue Sisters - Ethembeni
16 Spokes Mashiyane - Kalla’s Special
17 Soul Of The City - Hustle Bump!
18 J.K. Mayengani & The ShingWedzi Sisters - Khubani
19 Mahlathini & Izintombi Zomgqashiyo - Okwamadoda Kuya Bhikwa
20 Izintombi Zodumo - Mississippi River
21 Sannah Mnguni Nesimanjemanje - Ukhulupheka
22 Lulu Masilela & The Boyoyo Boys - Small Time No.4
23 Tempo All Stars - Take Off
24 Paulus Masina - Umalusi
25 Intombi Zephepha - Ingoina Le Nyathi
26 Mgababa Queens - Akulaiwa Esoweto
27 Mahlathini & The Mahotella Queens - Bophumthwalo
28 Izintombi Zesi Manje Manje - Awufuni Ukulandela Na
29 African Symphonics - Zulu Roll
30 Kings Messengers Quartet - My Lord

Hope you enjoy. If you do, please leave a comment, it’s the *only* way I know you liked it!