V.A. - Putumayo Presents Mali To Memphis: An African-American Odyssey (1999)
EAC Rip | FLAC (ape & cue & log) & mp3 @ 320 kbps | tracks: 12 | Front, back covers & CD | 56:58 | ~ 355 Mb & 135 Mb
Label: Putumayo World Music | 5% recovery record | World, folk, blues
In this delightful album putumayo unveils the connection between African and American music by exploring the african roots of the blues. The music collected whether from Mali or Memphis, always maintains a uniquely blues feel to it. Excellent selections from great artists such as John Lee Hooker, Habib Koite, Muddy Waters, Taj Mahal, Rokia Traore and Boubacar Traore, serve to show the similarities between the two musical traditions. Enjoy one of putumayo's gems in lossless.