May 02, 2022Mixtapes / Playlists / Podcasts
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Guinea Conakry has a rich musical history, especially after the country’s independence in 1958 which allowed decades of beautiful music to flourish across the country.
The Syliphone record label has allowed many talented orchestras to record their music, constituting now an invaluable cultural heritage.
Guinean Music is fantastic and clearly unique : a blend of traditional, West-African and Afro-Cuban music.
Beyond their typically deep, funky and groovy music, Guinean orchestras have also played Latin music, covering Cuban songs the Guinean way.
The result is breathtaking....
Mikael is a serious digger of all things Latin, with a soft spot for Salsa, who also naturally moved onto latinized African music over the years. His elusive mixes are always the product of real hard work searching for beautiful and lesser known tunes with stories to tell...