Musi-O-Tunya - Give Love to Your Children, LP Vinyl + Bonus Tracks

$ 29.98

Funk, Psych-Rock, and Fuzz-Guitar-lead Afrobeat from Zambia’s groundbreaking band. Contains extensive booklet with liner notes, an exclusive interview with drummer Brian Chengala and guitarists Rikki Ilionga and Wayne Barnes, photos and ephemera. Limited deluxe edition LP contains bonus disc with rare 7” tracks, never reissued on vinyl.   Also includes digital download card.

The legendary Zamrock band’s second album presented on an album. We can only describe Give Love To Your Children as a medley of Funk, Psych-Rock, and Fuzz-Guitar-lead Afrobeat from this groundbreaking Zambian band. As you’ll read in our extensive booklet this album follows Now-Again’s first foray into the Zamrock genre, Rikki Ililonga and Musi-O-Tuyna’s Dark Sunrise.

Dark Sunrise hadn’t even entered production when Now Again became aware of Musi-O-Tunya’s post-Ililonga trajectory, and its uniqueness in the Zamrock landscape. It is the corollary to Ililonga’s story. And now, that story can be told, and the music can be heard, thanks to the participation of Ililonga, Chengala and Barnes, who color the creation and release of Give Love To Your Children. This album’s grooves hold the last, sustained shouts from one of the first Zamrock ensembles: Musi-O-Tunya exploded at the height of the Zamrock movement, scattering its members everywhere, with only this last, fiery artifact to remember them by.

Side A:

1. Give Love To Your Children
2. Sunkha
3. Starving Child
4. Ayeye
5. Njala

Side B:

6. Katonga
7. When I’m Gone
8. Bashi Mwana
9. My Baby
10. Mwana Osauka

Side C (Bonus):

11. Musi-O-Tunya
12. Thunderman
13. Jekete Yamakowa Pt. 1
14. Jekete Yamakowa Pt. 2
15. Chalo Chawama

Side D (Bonus):

16, Tsegulani
17. Ng’ombe Shala
18. Mpulula
19. Smoke

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