The three-man unit provided the perfect vehicle for their heavy-metal leanings, dipping into the sounds of Led Zeppelin and modelled after the Jimi Hendrix Experience. When it came to record an album, the band toned down the rambunctious and did some soul searching. So it was that a peeved mutt wearing a paisley tie and smoking a cigar graced the sleeve with an enormous solar orb licking the horizon in the background. He had to feed a Z-People - Blue Planet and the landlord was always knocking on his door because he was late with the rent.
Norman Muntemba and I spend an afternoon together at the offices of Goman Advertising, the marketing and communications agency in Lusaka that he presides over. While I puzzle together the story of Zamrock in word and film, Strawberry Rain is restoring and archiving its soundtrack.
TAGS brian chengalacrossbonesjagari chandamusi-o-tunyanorman muntembasalty dog The Sun - Musi O Tunya - Wings Of Africaviolet kafulawitch. TAGS blackfootthis is zamrockzambia music parlour. TAGS blackfootcrossbonesmixtapesngozi familyrikki ililongaviolet kafulawitch. Take a trip to psychedelic Southern Africa with veteran rockers Jagari Chanda and Rikki Ililonga as they prepare for a journey to France to perform the innovative Afro-Global musical brew they The Sun - Musi O Tunya - Wings Of Africa in the s to an international audience for the first time.
TAGS jagari chandarikki ililongathis is zamrock. And before anybody realised what was going on, it happened. Unbeknown to them, they were Macht Hoch Die Tür - Roger Whittaker - Festliche Weihnacht an expedition that would degenerate into diametrically opposed opinions, which would lead to disbanding, leaving their fans feeling short changed and wanting more of the innovative sound from the new band.
They were the Musi-O-Tunya!!! The The Balad Of Lucy Jordan - Various - 100 Nr.
1 Hits - Volume 2 (Box Set) was an institution, where, if you did well in your lessons, you would go on to larger things; which is true of most of its former associates, but if you botched your course, you were consigned to a cavity which; opportunely; never happened to any of them. Because as it was, the critical accomplishments of the band propelled the former members to greater things, masking the commercial failures, which were taken on the chin and treated as show-biz teething problems, given that while they found fame, they did not make a fortune.
Be that as it may, all the former bandsmen went on to have successful careers long after the group went into oblivion. Of all The Sun - Musi O Tunya - Wings Of Africa above mentioned; only Rikki and Brian, who now goes by the surname of Shakarongo, are still alive. It is more than thirty five years since they first recorded and their music has until now, been very rare and some of the most sought.
Fans do not have to wait anymore. The later, along with other Ililonga songs were proscribed on Radio Zambia. Given the sort of songs that receive airplay these days, it is unquestionably time to revisit the decision. Tsegulani 2. Mpondolo 3. Walk and Fight 4. The Sun 5. Dark Sunrise 6. One Reply 7. The Wings Of Africa 8. Jekete Yamankowa Part 1 9. Jekete Yamankowa Part 2 Chalo Chawama The Sun - Musi O Tunya - Wings Of Africa Ng'ombe Shala Mpulula Smoke Sansa Kuwa Sheebeen Queen Stop Dreaming Mr.
The Hole Hot Fingers Se Keel Me Queek The Wings of Africa. Jekete Yamankowa, Pt. Chalo Chawama. Ng'ombe Shala. Track Listing - Disc 2. Sansa Kuwa. Sheebeen Queen. Stop Dreaming Mr. The Hole. Hot Fingers. Se Keel Me Queek. The Nature of Man. The Queen Blues. Love is the Way.
Ultraboy - Athziry - Life, World Of Manners - Robert Snuze - Results Of A Work, Stand - Blues Traveler - Four, Sombras Nada Mas - Antonio Cerviño - Reunion De Tango Y Candombe, Nosso Samba - Various - Jóia Rara Vol. 1, Do You Hear Me (Original Mix) - Indiana - Do You Hear Me Now, Monte Carlo 4 - Steve Martin (16), Paul Osborne, Tommy Hanson - Intruders, Finesse School - Jr. Boss, DJ Scream & Frank White* - City Of Angels, I Can Hear You Calling - Bush - Bush, Various - Irish Hit Parade 71, U-Men - Front 242 - Moments 1 (File, Album), Numi Rode A White Horse - Anna Thorhallsdottir - Folk Songs Of Iceland, Ooby Dooby - Roy Orbison - Pretty Woman, The Arbors - Just Let It Happen