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90 Degrees of Shade Limited Gatefold Heavyweight Vinyl 2LP Set + MP3

VA / Soul Jazz Records Present

Label: Soul Jazz Records
Release Date: 10 November 2014
Format: LP Double Vinyl

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VA / Soul Jazz Records Presents 90 Degrees of Shade: Hot Jump-Up Island Sounds From The Caribbean - Mambo, Calypso, Goombay, Mento, Merengue, Cult and Compas Music Limited Gatefold Heavyweight Vinyl 2LP Set + Download

· Soul Jazz Records’ new album ‘90 Degrees Of Shade’
features the music of the Caribbean - Mambo, Calypso,
Mento, Merengue, Latin Jazz and much more. The music
of Cuba, Jamaica, Haiti, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic
and more all feature in this lightning journey through the
many island sounds.
· This is the sound of independence, righteous and hot
jump-up sounds from the 1950s and 60s, an exciting
period of endless new musical styles that would travel
across the world - Mento, the Jamaican precursor to
reggae; mambos and descargas from Cuba, Dominican
Merengue, Haitian compas - it’s all here.

Featured Tracks:
The Eloise Trio - Come To The Caribbean
Cachao Y Su Ritmo Caliente - Trombon Criollo
Duke Of Iron - Bambouche
Lucho Azcarraga Y Su Conjunto - Tamboritos Panamenos
Alfredito - Timbales
King Scratch - Christmas Time In Nassau
Guy Du Rosier Orchestra - Panono M'tombe
Noro Morales Orchestra - Mississippi Mambo
Peanuts Taylor - Nassau Blues
Katherine Dunham Ensemble - Nago
Hubert Porter And The Jamaican Calypsonians - Rum And Coconut Water
The Bay Street Boys - Donkey Wants Water
Guy Du Rosier Orchestra - Anatole
Sonny Burke And His Orchestra - West Indies
Dioris Valladares And His Conjunto Tipico - Los Dos Merengues
Julio Gutierrez - Theme For Conga
Hubert Porter And The Jamaica Calypso Funmakers - Mary’s Lamb
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