Sunday, October 8
K Frimpong & His Cubano Fiestas - The Blue Album (1976)
"Out of the Afrobeat/Highlife capital of the USA – Minneapolis, MN – come two reissues of mid-1970s Ghanian music. Of course, I’m joking in regards to Minneapolis, but in all seriousness, Secret Stash has become a reissue label to look for. Not content to focus on any one genre, they’ve also tackled Peruvian, Persian, and even porno groove titles to name a few. Secret Stash’s output is primarily deluxe vinyl (along with deluxe packaging) and digital only with the one exception being the first Peña which saw the label’s only CD release. K Frimpong And His Cubano Fiestas’ self-titled album and The Blue Album, aptly titled due to the shading on the album cover, were back-to-back titles issued in 1976 (The Blue Album) and 1977 (self-titled). ..."
YouTube: The Blue Album 37:46