VA - Space Echo - The Mystery Behind the Cosmic Sound of Cabo Verde Finally Revealed (2016)
MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 01:08:40 | 167 Mb
Genre: World, Afrobeat, Afro-Funk, Afro-Jazz / Label: Analog Afeica
Space Echo - the secret behind the "Cosmic Sound" from Cabo Verde is finally revealed! In spring 1968, a cargo ship in the port of Baltimore opened with an important mission of musical instruments leak. His final destination was Rio de Janeiro, where the exhibition EMSE (Exposição Mundial Do Son Eletrônico) should take place. It was the first exhibition of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere, and many of the leading companies in the field of electronic music participated. Rhodes, Moog, Farfisa, Hammond and Korg, just to name a few, were all eager to showcase their latest synthesizers and other devices in a growing and promising South American market, led by Brazil and Colombia. The ship wrecked eight kilometers from the coast of Cape Verde and so the instruments arrived on the island. Eight of the fifteen songs that are presented in this compilation were, with the support of the band Voz de Cabo Verde, led by Paulino Vieira, the mastermind and creator of "The Cosmic Sound of Cabo Verde", added.