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Various - Panama! - Latin Calypso and Funk on the Isthmus 1965-75

Panama Latin Calypso and Funk on the Isthmus
best of 2006Various - Panama! - Latin Calypso and Funk on the Isthmus 1965-75
(CD/2xLP) Soundway Records SNDW007, 2006-03-27

Tracklisting :
01. Los Exagerados - Panama Esta Bueno Y Ma 5:17 | MP3
02. The Exciters - Exciters Theme 3:46 | MP3
03. Bush Y Sus Magnificos - Nana Nina 2:59
04. Victor Boa Y Su Musica - Soy Solo Para Ti 4:10 | MP3
05. Freddy Y Su Afro Latinos - Maltrato 5:59
06. Papi Brandao Y Su Ejecutivos - Viva Panama 3:09 | MP3
07. Los Silvertones - Old Buzzard 3:05 | MP3
08. Los Fabulosos Festivals - El Mensaje 3:30 | MP3
09. The Exciters - New Bag 6:26
10. Bolita y Su Tentacion Latina - Descarga Tentacion 8:31 | MP3
11. Los Caballeros de Colon - Con Los Caballeros 3:07
12. Los Dinamicos Exciters - Let me do my Thing 3:24
13. Los Mozambiques - Viva Tirado 4:33
14. Maximo Rodriguez Y Sus Estrella Panamenas - Mambologia 4:00
15. Lord Cobra and Pana Afro Sounds - Rocombey 3:41

Press Release :
There is a lot more to Panama than canals and hats, although it's music has never featured prominently on the musical radar of many Western Connoisseurs. The thin, tropical bridge that connects North and South America is home to 3 million culturally diverse people and the music is a unique blend of Latin-American, Caribbean, European and indigenous styles. this collection showcases the golden age of Panamanian music and the music of the Combos Nacionales. From hard Descargas via Latin Jazz, Cumbia, Soul and Funk to Calypso, these obscure recordings have never been released outside the Isthmus until now.


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Vince Vince ·  15 October 2008, 05:35

keep up the good work!e

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