STAR BEAMS - PLAY DISCO SPECIALS

STAR BEAMS - PLAY DISCO SPECIALS

LP (12"/10" Album)

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Label: MR. BONGO

Release date: 17/01/2020

Barcode: 7119691262710

Catalog no.: MRBLP0000218

Item ID: 487559

Super funky and groovy disco sounds from South Africa, originally released in 1976! Containing four long tracks, 'Play Disco Specials' was produced by Ray Nkwe who also worked
with Mankunku Quartet and The Soul Jazzmen. Fans of South African contemporaries s.a. The Drive, Batsumi and Pacific Express definitely need this reissue!

Also available: PLAY DISCO SPECIALS (CD).

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