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Lightning Head - 13 Faces Of Lightning Head

13 Faces Of Lightning Head
Lightning Head - 13 Faces Of Lightning Head
(CD) Lion Head Recordings LHCD010, 2008-09-30

Info :
The new album "13 Faces of Lightning Head" is finally finished and will be out in the summer of 2008 with guest vocals from EARL ZINGER (Gilles P and Kruder & Dorfmeister's live MC) , CANDICE CANNABIS (NYC rapper from Bigmama Industries), BLANQUITO MAN (Up, Bustle & Out/King Chango). and LARIMAN (Calibre, Analogue Mindfield, Firehouse Skank).

Tracklisting :
01. The N.P.G.
02. Afro Spot
03. Ilu Bage ( Sick State)
04. Bokoor Sound Special
05. Abyssinia Ring
06. Power Of The Great
07. Sousaphunk
08. Area Boy
09. Invisible Twin feat. Earl Zinger
10. Hi Life Music
11. Preguntas Porque
12. Shark Fin Soup feat. Earl Zinger
13. Rascal Republic

Links :
Biggabush Radio with Glyn Bigga Bush: Show #1

Press Release :
Lion Head Recordings is the new label from veteran electronic dub producer Glyn "Bigga" Bush, internationally known for his work with Rockers Hi Fi during the 1990s and since the turn of the century his solo albums for Sonar Kollektiv ("STUDIO DON" by Lightning Head) and Stereo Deluxe ("BIGGABUSH FREE", "SOUND SENSATION").

"13 Faces Of Lightning Head" is the long-awaited follow up to 2002´s STUDIO DON, originally released on Jazzanova´s offshoot label Best Seven, the album that brought you "Me and Me Princess" ("Nanana beans and rice"), "Superfunky Bird" and that crazy steel band version of Jean Jacques Perrey´s EVA.


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club music club music ·  14 October 2008, 17:05

13 Faces of Lightning Heads was recorded in the South of England and not in Lagos like it sounds. It’s an album brimming with a respect for the source inspiration of Afrobeat and funk but which manages to infuse it with with touches of reggae, hip-hop, club music, global sounds and dub. I’m loving this.

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