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Calabar-Itu Road: Groovy Sounds From South Eastern Nigeria (1972-1982)

Format: limited 2xLP in silk screen sleeve + 44 page booklet
Cat: CRZR 1004LP
Released: 24 Nov 16
Genre: International
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Tracklist
Side 1
1. Isadico Dance Band Of Nigeria Led By Isaiah Disckson - "Mbre Isong" (intro) (2:20)
2. Cross River Nationale - "Nyong Eyen Unen" (6:04)
3. The Visitors - "Eyen Erong Nwa" (4:54)
4. Mansion - "Akam Itoro Abasi" (4:00)
Side 2
1. Monica Isaac - "Akananwan Isong Idung" (3:31)
2. Emmanual Ntia & His Eastern Star Dance Band - "Top Eyop Odo" (5:04)
3. The Sea Lions - "Akwa Idim" (5:04)
4. Charles Duke - "Suk Usan Idang" (Cross River Radio interlude) (2:14)
Side 3
1. Isadico Dance Band Of Nigeria Led By Isaiah Disckson - "Eti Eyeneka" (6:30)
2. The Doves - "Akan Anwan Isong Idung" (3:27)
3. Mari Afi Usuah & The South Eastern State Cultural Band - "Mma Ama Mbo" (3:51)
4. Sunny Risky & The Vitamin Explosion - "Atak Mfat Eyen" (5:03)
Side 4
1. Chief Inyang Henshaw & His Top Ten Aces - "Eseme Ikpong" (5:48)
2. Etubom Rex Williams & His Nigerian Artistes - "Ererimbot Afayung Oko" (6:25)
3. Bustic Kingsley Bassey's Anansa Engineers - "Journey To Luna" (9:58)
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Review

For their latest tribute to Nigeria's booming music scene of the '70s and early '80s, Comb & Razor Sound has decided to do things differently. Whereas most compilations of vintage Nigerian grooves focus on music made in and around the bustling city of Lagos, Calabar-Itu Road looks instead at tracks made and released by those in South Eastern Nigeria. In true crate-digging fashion, the two records here - featuring tracks from previously unheralded stars of the "Calabar" scene, including Etubom Rex Willians and Cross River Nationale - come accompanied by a thoroughly researched, 44-page booklet telling the story of the region's love affair with popular music. If you're interested in African funk, soul and disco, it should be an essential purchase.

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