Hypnotic Carnival rhythms, DIY electro and vital Compas experiments from Haiti. Claudette & Ti Pierre's 1979 version of the folk song 'Zanmi Camarade' jumps straight out of leftfield. Haunting vocals are accompanied by a heavy drum machine and arpeggiated synth backing for a -Prince vibe.
Various – Haiti Direct EP. Label: Sofrito Super Singles – SSS008. Matrix, Runout (Side A): SSS008-A HAITI DIRECT The Carvery MPO. Matrix, Runout (Side B): SSS008-B MASTERED @ THE CARVERY MPO. Recommendations.
Haiti Direct: Big Band, Mini Jazz & Twoubadou Sounds (1960-1978). Haiti Direct: Big Band, Mini Jazz & Twoubadou Sounds (1960-1978).
Haiti Direct is a sprawling compilation that spans nearly 20 years. The music reflects both the relatively long period of time and the numerous musical movements that came about in these years. Some tracks sound like driving, hypnotic, psychedelic jazz rock; like something Frank Zappa might have come up with. Traditional French music is also a recurring theme in these various tracks and stylistic shifts. Accordions moan and groan, pushing melodies in new, gorgeous directions. There is a tremendous amount of stylistic variation on Haiti Direct.
Every Saturday morning, Phonica staff will pick out the five vinyl records you should grab this week. VARIOUS ARTISTS Haiti Direct EP (Sofrito Specials). A compilation that looks at the first ten years of Ned Donehy’s extensive career, featuring some of his best album cuts and 11 unreleased demos alongside a lengthy essay illustrated by images from the archives of rock photographers. TIN MAN Extra Acid (GLOBAL A).
An album is a collection of audio recordings issued as a collection on compact disc (CD), vinyl, audio tape, or another medium. Albums of recorded music were developed in the early 20th century as individual 78-rpm records collected in a bound book resembling a photograph album; this format evolved after 1948 into single vinyl LP records played at 33 1⁄3 rpm. Vinyl LPs are still issued, though album sales in the 21st-century have mostly focused on CD and MP3 formats.
Haiti Direct perhaps unavoidably invites listeners to hear the music as a linear story of maturation, to compare the very basic Perez Prado-style mambo by Pierre Blain (‘Jouc Li Jou’) from 1960 with the almost laughably complex and bombastic epic ‘Ti Lu Lupe’. From 1978 and by Scorpio Universel, it's replete with a hilariously tacky extended synth solo during its second half. The introduction of guitars, electric organs and later synths, offer some signposts throughout Haiti’s parallel pop history, but the progress, and ups and downs of Haitian music from this time is incredibly rich and.
Album · 2014 · 28 Songs. Orchestre Tropicana D'Haiti.
Orchestre Tropicana D Haiti - "Poun Paciance". By now a well-oiled machine, the Strut compilation programme switches attentions to the Caribbean and Haiti in particular with Haiti Direct: Big Band, Mini Jazz & Twoubadou Sounds 1960-1978.
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–Claudette & Ti Pierre
Zanmi Camarade (Tropical Treats Edit)
Edited By – Tropical Treats
Nan Point La Vie (Siwo Version)
Remix – Siwo
Mateau (Trio Select)
Written-By – Trio Select
–Les Loups Noirs
Pile Ou Face
Written-By – G Lalanne*
Additional copies pressed in Jul 2016
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Matrix / Runout (Side A): SSS008-A HAITI DIRECT The Carvery MPO
Performer:Various Genre: Electronic / Latin / Funk / Folk, Country Title: Haiti Direct EP Released: 2014 Style: Compas MP3 version ZIP size: 1378 mb FLAC version RAR size: 1334 mb Rating: 4.5 Votes: 785 Other Formats: AA WAV DXD WAV WMA AA VOX