Joana features two cuts of firing funana from one of Belgium's finest, Funky Bompa, on a rather dashing 10". The title track is a turbo charged funk jam complete with boogie bass, heavily squeezed accordion action and fills so vibrant they'd make a rainbow blush. Flip for "Xintado Na Praca", a cover version of Cape Verde legends Bulimundo which transforms the original into a fusion of spiralling, almost Celtic, folk and stomping African beats and results in what can only be described as a loopy organic techno experience. Truly unique.
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