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AFRICA


CHAINO- Percussion For Playboys- Press (red label) EX $55 or Press (white label w/ different cover) M $65
CHAINO- Jungle Echoes- (Yellow Lettering on front. Big pic on back) Omega (Black label) M- $65 or (Yellow label) EX $55
CHAINO- Jungle Echoes- (Red Lettering on front) Omega (Big pic on back. Red label) VG $55 or Omega Mono (Small pic on back. Yellow label) EX $60 or Omega Mono (Small pic on back. Yellow label) VG $48
CHAINO- Congo Percussion- Sutton G $12
CHAINO- Erotic Percussion- Omega (OSL-119 w/ white label) M $65
CHAINO- Theme From Mondo Cane- Viking M- $78
CHAINO- Night Of The Spectre- Tampa Mono M- $150 or EX $95
CHAINO- Congo Percussion- Sutton G $12
CHAINO- Exotic Percussion & Brilliant Brass- (gatefold cover) Directional Sound EX $45
LECORDE & LORENZI- African Tribal, Ritual & Love Songs- (Songs of the Pigmy; Boshimani; Hottentots; Fang; Yoruba; Dinks; Masai; Dama; Galla; Basuto; Madai; Ruanda Tribes as originally recorded by Lecorde in The Congs & Madagascar, & brought to realization on this rare vinyl LP by the musician Lorenzi, who retains the atmosphere of the original recording & dialects of Scilluk; Swahili; Nigerian; Ga; Mada & Bantu, as well as Pidgeon-English) Afre Request SS $48
MIRIAM MAKEBA- Pata Pata- Reprise Riverboat M- $25
MIRIAM MAKEBA- New Sounds Of Africa- (w/ Spokes Mashiyane & Leo de Lyon) Fiesta Mono M- $30
MIRIAM MAKEBA- An Evening With Belefonte / Makeba- (Harry Belefonte & Miriam Makeba duet on Africa songs sung in the
dialects of Zulu, Sotho, Xhosa, & Swahili) RCA SS $20
LETTA MBULU- Free Soul- (Letta Mubulu was discovered by Miriam Makeba & produced by David Axelrod. Songs by Caiphus Semenya) Capitol M $45
THE WARRIOR- Ipi 'N Tombia- (Recorded in Johannesburg, South Africa, featuring Margaret Singana. w/ gatefold) Stax SS $35

BRITISH ISLES


THE CLANCY BROTHERS & TOMMY MAKEM- At Home With The Clancy Brothers & Tommy Makem- (Irish Folk Music) Tradition EX $6
THE DUBLINERS- Same- (debut LP w/ generic cover) UK / Major Monor Mono M $7
THE DUBLINERS- A Drop Of The Dublineers- UK / Major Minor M $9
THE IRISH ROVERS- The Unicorn- Decca VG $5
KENNETH McKELLAR- The Tartan- (Scottish folk balladeer & songwriter, later became a script writer for 'Monty Python's Flying Circus') UK / London (SW-99010 w/ maroon & silver label) M $24 or London Mono VG $8
KENNETH McKELLAR- Kenneth McKellar's Scotland- UK / Decca (Maroon ffrr 'ear' label) Mono M- $9
MARY O'HARA- Songs Of Erin- (Of the 18 songs here are in Gaelic) UK / London (maroon & silver ffrr 'ear' label) Mono M $12
THE STEWARTS OF BLAIR- Same- (Traditional ballads, songs & pipe music by one of of Scotland's great singing famlies, Alex, Belle, Cathie & Sheila Stewart) UK / Topic Mono M $45
YOUNG WALES SINGS- O Wlad Y Can- (A Selection Of Folk & Popular Siongs sung by the young stars of Wales: Mary Hopkin; Yr Hennessy's; Jane Evans; Iris Williams; Hogiau Bryn Gwran; Mari Griffith; Blodau Banw; Hogiau'r Deulyn; Emyr Ac Elwyn; others) UK / Cambrian Mono M- $33

FRENCH & CAJUN


SIDNEY BROWN & SHORTY LeBLANC- The Best Of Two Cajun Greats- (Real Cajun Music Of The 50s & 60s) Swallow Mono EX $25
ROBERT CHARLEBOIS- Les Grands Succés- (2-LP Set sung in French by the Montreal, Quebec legend) Canada / Gamma M $25
LINK DAVIS- Cajun Crawdaddy- (Texas fiddle w/ Huey Meaux & Jerry Shea) Mercury M $50
LES DJINNS- Noël- (All-girl choir sung in French & recorded in France) Quebec Canada / Select Mono EX $3
JOHNNY JANO- Sings Cajun Pure- (authentic Cajun Music) Goldband Mono SS $33
MARCEL MARTEL- Nöel Chez- (sung in French) Canada / Carnival Mono M- $4
QUEEN IDA & HER ZYDECO BAND- On A Saturday Night- GNP Crescendo M $30
QUEEN IDA & HER ZYDECO BAND- In San Francisco- GNP Crescendo M $30
ETHEL SMITH- Miss Smith Goes To Paris- (original textured cover) Decca Mono VG- $2
LE TEMPS DES FETES- Same- (sung in French) Canada / Carnival Mono M $5

INDIA


BHASKSAR & HIS ORCHESTRA- Dances & Chants Of India (Recorded in India) Request M $6
RAM NARAYAN- Sarangi / The Voice Of A Hundred Colors- (Instrumental Music Of North India w/ Ram Narayan, Sarangi; Mahapurush Misra, Tabla & Shirish Gor, Tambura) Nonesuch (Explorer Series) M- $12
CHIITRA NEOGY- The Perfumed Garden- (Wild & sexy tantric raga-psych exotica masterpiece featuring Sitar legend Big Jim Sullivan. Contains Chiitra's 'Adults Only' readings of classical Indian 'Love Texts', especially Sir Richard Burton's translation of Shaykh Al Nefzawi's erotic manual "The Perfumed Garden") Pulsar M- $145
RAMNAD KRISHNAN- Kaccheri (A concert of South Indian Classical Music) Nonesuch Explorer Series SS $12
THE RADHA KRISHNA TEMPLE- Same- (w/ George Harrison, who also produced. Gatefold) Apple SS $38 or VG $6
RAGAS- Streams Of Light- (3 North Indian Ragas w/ Lateef Ahmed Khan; Mrinal Sen Gupta-Serod; Surendra Kamat; Viram Jasani. Unipak) Limelight DJ VG+ $12
THE RELIGIOUS SOUND OF TIBET- Same- (A collection of Tantric & Ritual Music, Buddhist Chants & Hymns, recorded at various Tibetan Monasteries in Northern India 1969-70. Features styles found in Lhasa & Centeral Tibet, & other areas) Germany / Telefunken - Decca M $25
SADDHU BRAND- Whole Earth Rhythm- (Eastern Cosmic Folk-Psych w/ Male/Female vocals sung in English & Hindi; Tablas; Sarod; Esraj; Bamboo Flute; Guruji; & Sitar by Peter van Gelder who founded the group after returning to the San Francisco Bay Area from a 2 year trip to India. w/ original textured cover) Uni EX $299
RAVI SHANKAR- Three Ragas- (gatefold) World Pacific M- $20
RAVI SHANKAR- In London- World Pacific EX+ $16
RAVI SHANKAR- Live At The Monterey International Pop Festival- (gatefold) World Pacific VG $9
RAVI SHANKAR- At The Woodstock Festival- (gatefold) World Pacific M- $22
RAVI SHANKAR & ALI AKBAR KAHN- In Concert 1972- (At the Philharmonic Hall, New York, October 8th, 1972; w/ gatefold) Apple (SVBB-3396) SS $78
SHANKAR FAMILY & FRIENDS- Same- (w/ George Harrison + insert) Dark Horse M $33
TIBETAN FOLK & MINSTRAL MUSIC- Same- (A-Side is Folk Music from Tibet w/ Rastoral & Nomadic Airs; Agricultural & Other Occupational Songs. B-Side is Musicians' Tunes from Ladak. w/ original Insert) Lyrichord (7196) M $55
PARAMAHANSA YOGANANDA- Chants & Prayers- (Paramahansa Yogananda, founder of the Self Realization Fellowship, plays the Harmonium as he sings songs from the "Cosmic Chants" & prayers from "Whispers From Eternity", his book of invocations. These Prayers & Devotional Songs in the Hindu Tradition are from 78-RPM recordings made in 1950, & brought to LP in 1960 for students of meditation) Self Realization Fellowship (121) Mono M- $28

ISLAND MUSIC


HARRY BELAFONTE- Jump Up Calypso- RCA Mono VG $12 or VG- $2
HARRY BELAFONTE- Calypso- RCA Mono VG $12
HARRY BELAFONTE- Sings Of The Caribbean- RCA Mono VG $12 or VG- $2
BERMUDA STROLLERS- At The 40 Thieves- (Live) Canada Edmar VG $12
BLIND BLAKE- A 3rd Album Of Bahamian Songs- (Original 1952 pressing w/ The Royal Victoria Hotel Calypso Orchestra. Includes "Go Down Emanuel Road" & "Sly Mongoose") Art Mono VG- $22
DENNIS BROWN- Foul Play- (Rasta Rock, w/ Sly Dunbar; Robbie Shakespeare; Willie Lindo, & backing vocals by The Professionals. Errol Thompson & Joe Gibbs production. Comes in special DJ ONLY oversized outer sleeve, & has lyric innersleeve) A&M M- $22
THE CALYPSO CARNIVAL- (w/ King Flash ("Zombie Jamboree"); Sammy Hayward (3); Irene Lusan (3); Lord Zebedee (3); Massie Patterson (2) Columbia (6-eyes) Mono DJ EX+ $48 Scarce!
CALYPSO JOE- Same- (Recorded in Kingston, Jamaica w/ The Boris Gardiner Happening) Jamaica / Dynamic Sounds / Tiger (SLP-001) EX+ $9
JIMMY CLIFF- Can't Get Enough Of It- Veep M $55
JIMMY CLIFF- Unlimited- (gatefold w/ The Heptones; Rita Marley; Zoot Simms) Reprise M- $43
DESMOND DEKKER & THE ACES- The Israelites- (The Aces are: Easton Barrington Howard & Wilson James) Uni M $48
DILLINGER- CB 200- (Recorded & mixed at Channel One Recording Studio, Jamaica w/ The Aggrovators. Produced by Jo Jo Hokim) Mango SS $45
ESSO STEEL BAND- Your Bermuda Souvenir (Debut LP w/ Hubert Smith Jr) Bandstand Mono M- $30 More Info
ESSO STEEL BAND- On Top- (autographed by Kelvin Dove & Neville Paynter) Bermuda O.U.R. Mono M $30
ESSO STEEL BAND- Front Street- O.U.R. M $14
ESSO TRINIDAD STEEL BAND- July 1971 (gatefold from the collection of Lester Bangs w/ BANGS written on back cover!) Warner Bros DJ M- $35
ODILIO GONZÃLEZ- El Jibarito De Lares- (Ni De Madera Son Buenas, from Puerto Rico) Ansonia Mono SS $25
ODILIO GONZÃLEZ- El Jibarito De Lares- (Vol. 2) Ansonia Mono SS $25
THE INVADERS STEEL BAND- Same- Ansonia SS $26
KING PRINCE & THE ISLANDERS- Let's Do The Limbo Rock- Spinorama M $28
KING SCRATCH & THE BAY STREET BOYS- Let's Go Calypso- (King Scratch does 5 songs & The Bay St. Boys do 7) Somerset Mono EX+ $22
KEN LAZARUS- Lazarus- (Only solo LP by lead singer of Byron Lee's Dragonaires. Dr. John & Alvin Taylor guest. w/ lyric innersleeve) Midsong International M $55
BYRON LEE & THE DRAGONAIRES- Carnival In Trinidad- (Calypso-Ska Live in Spain) Jamaica Dynamic M- $38
MAGIC- Magic In St. Kitts- (West Indies Reggae, Soca & Calypso Steel Drum music fronted by Magic, aka Vincent Parris. AUTOGRAPHED by entire band! Vincent Parris; Alfredo Bartley; Gary Cobbs; James Gulliver; Carlos Prado) Parris Mono M- $18 (Scarce!)
THE MERRYMEN- Go From Dusk Till Dawn- (Upbeat Calypso, Latin, Funk, Tuk & spouge musical styles, featuring the vocals & whistling of Emile Straker, w/ gatefold) Barbados / Merry Disc EX $45 Rare!
MIGHTY SPARROW- Calypso Time- (aka Slinger Francisco, w/ The Troubadours. Produced by Byron Lee. Has original 'clock' cover design by Izzy Sanabria) Barbados / Recording Artists EX $55 or VG $40 (Write for more Mighty Sparrow)
THE PLAYMATES- Calypso With The Playmates- (The Bahama Islands West Indies serve as inspiration) Roulette (original deep groove black & silver label) Mono VG $28
EDMUNDO ROS & HIS ORCHESTRA- Ros Album Of Calypsos- (includes: "One At A Time"; "Brown Skin Gal"; "Queen Of Tonga"; "London Is The Place For Me") London ffrr Mono VG $14
EDMUNDO ROS & HIS ORCHESTRA- Edmundo Ros Plays The Limbo- (Calypso dance sensation) London ffrr Mono VG $15
HUBERT SMITH & THE CORAL ISLANDERS / WE THREE- Bermuda Is Another World- (Back cover is Autographed!) Edmar M- $30
SPARROW'S TROUBADOURS- Jump-Up Time With Sparrow's Troubadours- (selections by Willie Bobo; Sparrow & Kitchener) Recording Artists SS $40
ROSS TALBOT- The New Sound- (golf theme cover art suitable for framing. Includes song "Bermuda Is Paradise") On The Green Records VG+ $35
THE TALBOT BROTHERS OF BERMUDA- Same- ABC Paramount Mono M- $26
THE TALBOT BROTHERS OF BERMUDA- Volume 2- (self-released) Talman Record Company Mono EX $28
THE TALBOT BROTHERS OF BERMUDA- Calypsos- (w/ fantastic original, "Atomic Nightmare" & only known cover of "Is She Is Or Is She Ain't", the calypso classic by 'The Charmer' aka Louis Farrakhan) ABC Paramount Mono VG+ $28 or VG $22
TOMMY TEDESCO- Calypso Soul- (The Guitar of Tom Tedesco can be heard on many hits of the 1960s due to his association w/ Elvis Presley; Phil Spector; Brian Wilson, et al) Imperial Mono M- $44
THE THIRD WORLD- America The Beautiful- (w/ lyric innersleeve) RCA EX+ $15
JIMMIE THURSTON & HIS ORCHESTRA- On A Caribbean Cruise- (Latin calypso jazz, recorded in Nassau, Bahamas w/ Jimmy Thurston, George Moxey & Lord Rad) Decca (8601) Mono M- $38
TROJANS STEEL BAND- Same- (1958 St. Croix Champions) Puerto Rico Balseiro (deep groove) Mono M- $60
WINSTON TURNER QUINTET- At The Jamaica Hilton In The Jippa Jippa Lounge- Federal NM- $40
STAN WILSON- Ballads & Calypso- (obscure entry into the mid-50s calypso craze) Verve Mono M $28
YOUR MUSICAL HOLIDAY IN THE WEST INDIES- A Calypso Carnival w/ WILMOUTH HOUDINI & His Royal Calypso Orchestra ((2 cuts); LORD BEGINNER (1 cut); LORD BEGINNER w/ Cyril Blake's Calypso Seranaders (3 cuts); LORD KITCHENER w/ Cyril Blake's Calypso Seranaders (1 cut); THE LION w/ Fredrico's Calypso Band (2 cuts); THE LION w/ Gerald Clark & His Calypso Seranaders (1 cut); THE IRON DUKE w/ Cyril Blake's Calypso Band (1 cut) Decca Mono VG $12

LATIN


JAN AUGUST - Accent!- (Latin Piano) Mercury EX $17 or Mercury Mono DJ EX+ $25
JAN AUGUST- Cha-Cha Charm- Mercury EX $18 or VG $12
BAILES REGIONALES DE MEXICO- Con El Mariachi Vargas De Tecalitlan- RCA Mono M- $9
RAY BARRETTO- On Fire Again- (The 'El Watusi Man') Tico Mono SS $100
BELMONTE & HIS AFRO-AMERICAN MUSIC- Mambo At Midnight- Columbia 6-Eyes Mono VG+ $17
PAPA CANDITO- Pa Todo El Año- (Merengue & Mambo from Puerto Rico) Fragoso Mono M- $14
DAVID CAROLL & HIS ORCHESTRA- Latin Percussion- (gatefold) Mercury VG+ $14
THE CUBAN ORCHESTRA- Holiday In Cuba- Halo Mono VG $8
XAVIER CUGAT- Cugat Cavalcade- Columbia 6-Eyes Mono VG+ $15
XAVIER CUGAT- Viva Cugat!- (gatefold) Mercury PPS (Perfect Presence Sound) EX+ $20
XAVIER CUGAT- Latin Spice- RCA M- $9
SONNY CURTIS- Beatle Hits Flaminco Guitar Style- (Best known for his work w/ Buddy Holly & The Crickets, here Sonny plays acoustic guitar in a mode that's partly flamenco, partly folksy & almost bossa-styled at times) Imperial DJ M $48 or Imperial Mono DJ M- $38
EL DESPERADOS- Heart Of Spain / Percussion Español- (The Big Sound of Ping-Pong Percussion) Spinorama M $7
RALPH FONT & HIS ORCHESTRA- Longhair Goes Cha Cha- (Beethoven; Dvorak; Liszt; Chopin; Mozart; Schubert; Bizet; Brahms; Panchielli; Kabalrvsy; & Rubinstein played as beguines; mambos; rhumbas; merengues & cha-chas. Great cover art!) Westminster Mono M $33
PEDRO GARCIA & HIS DEL PRADO ORCHESTRA- Cha Cha Cha Vol 3- Audio Fidelity Mono M- $16
LOBO- Sergio Mendes Presents Lobo- (gatefold) A&M DJ M- $95
PUPI LOPEZ & HIS ORCHESTRA- Cha Cha Cha- (w/ Merengues & Mambos too! Label credits Pepi Lopez) Design Mono M $9
MARIMBA CHIAPAS- Cha-Cha Cha-Cha-Cha- (Vol 4 w/ famous fishnet cover photo by Man Ray) Audio Fidelity M $14
RAOUL MARTINEZ & HIS ORCHESTRA- Cha Cha Cha- (Mary Tyler Moore cover photo w/ maracas. Translucent Yellow Vinyl) Tops M- $38
MARK MONTE & THE CONTINENTALS- Dancing At The Habana Hilton- (great Latin instrumental dance music w/ impressive cover art depicting the famous Havana hotel) Jubilee (deep groove) EX+ $18
CARLOS MONTOYA- The Best Folk Music From Madrid- Palace Mono VG $6
CARLOS MONTOYA- Montoya!- ABC/ Paramount Mono EX- $12
NORO MORALES- Latin Dance Party- (Volume 3) Seeco M $22
TITO MORANO- Let's Cha-Cha-Cha With Tito Morano & His Orchestra- (The 13 piece group, recorded in Puerto Rico, is known as the 'Terrors Of The Antilles') Somerset Mono VG $8
PEÑARANDA Y SU GRUPO- Exitos! Con: Penaranda Y Su Grupo) Drisa International, Inc. / Estereofono Mono M $9
PERCUSSION ESPAÑOL- Vol 2- (Bob Shad production w/ Al Caiola & Joe Venuto) Time M $9
PEREZ PRADO- Pradomania!- (deep groove) Omega M- $35
PEREZ PRADO- Rock-ambo- (Rock-Mambo) RCA M- $38 or VG- $8
PEREZ PRADO- Dilo (Ugh!)- RCA Mono EX+ $28 or VG+ $16
PEREZ PRADO- Exotic Suite Of The Americas- RCA Mono VG $12
PEREZ PRADO- Latin Satin- RCA Mono VG+ $14
PEREZ PRADO- Big Hits By Prado- (w/ "Mambo Jambo"; "Mambo #8"; "Mambo #5"; "Patricia"; etc) RCA EX $20
PEREZ PRADO- Mambo By The King- (8-Song 10" 33 1/3rd Microgroove) RCA (LPM-3108 deep groove label) Mono EX $37
PEREZ PRADO & ARMAND TORRES- Latin Dance Rhythms- Diplomat / Promenade Mono VG- $5
JOE QUIJANO- The Joe Quijano Party Album- (Latin Soul & Boogaloo w/ Manny Corchado) Cesta VG+ $45
LOUIS RAMIREZ & HIS ORCHESTRA- Latin Au-Go-Go- (One of the tightest & hardest-hitting LPs of the pre-Latin Soul years! Group co-led by Louie & Ozzie Torrens, w/ girl in cage cover) Atco M- $58 Rare!
RICARDO RAY- Jala Jala y Boogaloo- (w/ Mike Collazo & Bobby Cruz) Colombia / Discomoda EX $45
RENE & RENE- Lo Mucho Que te Quiero- ("The More I Love You") White Whale EX $16
CLIFF RICHARD & THE SHADOWS - In Spain With The Shadows- (All-Time Latin Hits Sung In Spanish. Recorded in Barcelona. Different artwork & title than the UK issue) Epic (yellow label) M $65
MARCO RIZO- Bossa Nova- (The "Wizard of the Keyboard" was arranger & conductor for the "I Love Lucy" show. Here he plays the Sensuality of Brazilian Jazz) Somerset EX $18
EDMUNDO ROS & HIS ORCHESTRA- Heading South... Of The Border- (gatefold) London Phase-4 M- $14
EDMUNDO ROS & HIS ORCHESTRA- Rhythms Of The South- London ffss M $20 or London ffrr Mono VG+ $12
EDMUNDO ROS & HIS ORCHESTRA- High Fi-Esta- (Perfect For Dancing Cha Cha; Tango; Fox Trot; Baion; Mambo)- London ffss M $22
EDMUNDO ROS & HIS ORCHESTRA- Sound Of Music- (film music in Latin tempos for Dancing) UK / London ffrr Mono EX $15
JOE SHERMAN & HIS PACHANGA-CHARANGA KINGS- Viva La Pachanga- (w/ Frank "Killer Joe" Piro, including foot diagrams on how to dance the Pachanga; Kennedy Stomp; Conga Walk; & others) Kapp Mono M- $40
ETHEL SMITH- Latin From Manhattan- (pink label promo) Decca DJ Mono M- $14 (Write for more Ethel Smith LPs)
RENÉ TOUZET- Mr. Cha Cha Cha At The Crescendo- (Gene Norman Presents) GNP Mono EX- $12
LOS TRES GUITARRAS- Same- (C. Valladolid; E. Ull; Reuda) Ansonia SS $9
LAS TRES GUITARRAS- Navidad- Ansonia SS $9
LOS TRES ASES- Same- (original) Mexico RCA Mono VG- $5
HUGO WINTERHALTER- Goes Latin- RCA EX $14 or RCA Mono VG- $6

MIDDLE EASTERN


MOHAMMED EL-BAKKAR & HIS ORIENTAL ENSEMBLE- Music Of The African Arab Vol 3 (bare breasted cover model) Audio Fidelity M $30
JOHN BERBERIAN- Oud- Mainstream VG $45
BOUJOUKI- Music Of The Near East (Haunting, Stimulating, Exotic) Colonial SS $22
COPTIC MUSIC- Same- (Recorded in The Coptic Cathedral Of St Mark In Cairo, Egypt. Edited by Aziz S. Atiya, president of Institute Of Coptic Studies. Has Liturgy & hymns; w/ insert) Folkways SS $58
CONNIE FRANCIS- Sings Jewish Favorites- MGM Mono VG+ $8
CHARLES GANIMIAN & HIS ORIENTAL MUSIC- Come With Me To The Casbah- (Hip east / west exotica, trance, belly-dance jazz-psych rarity by Oud master Charles "Chick" Ganimian) Atco M- $150
GEULA GILL- The Exciting World Of Geula Gill & The Oranim Zabar- (Israeli Pop-Folk) Columbia M- $33
EDDIE "THE SHEIK" KOCHAK & HAKKI OBADIA- Ameraba- (Music w/ The New Amer-Abic Sound w/ their Amer-Abic Orchestra) Georgette (621) Mono EX- $50
JOHN LIATSIS & HIS MERAKLIDES SINGERS, DANCERS & ORCHESTRA- Recorded Live At A Greek Party- Tifton-
HANK MARDIGIAN SEXTET- Oriental Delight- (Exotic Belly Dance Music w/ George Mgrdichian on the Oud) Forum EX- $6
EDDIE MEKJIAN & ENSEMBLE- Belly Dance Music- (Dance the Kalamatiano; Halleh; Karsilama; Syrto; Laz; Slow Chiftie; Armenian Shuffle, more) Fiesta M $25
MARKO MELKON & HIS INTERNATIONAL ORIENTAL ORCHESTRA- Hi-Fi Adventure In Asia Minor- (Instrumental songs from Armenia; Turkey; Greece & Arabia, played on century old native instruments) Decca (maroon & silver label) Mono EX $48
MUSIC FOR BELLY DANCING- Same- Crown (649) SS $35
HAVA NARGHILE- Various Artists (Turkish Psych Raga Rock 1966-1975) CD SS $33 More Info
THE TORAIA ORCHESTRA OF ALGIERS- Arabian Love Songs- (Arabic vocals by Anissa Zouina & Anissa Toraia, recorded in The Middle East) Request SS $55
ÖZEL TÜRKBAS- How To Make Your Husband A Sultan- (Quintessential Classic Belly Dance album w/ original booklet) Elay EX $16

MISCELLANEOUS


AUS TIROL- (Authentic Swiss Alpen Yodeling songs w/ Emp Henrich & Ernst Schutz on Guitars; & Siegfried Faller on Zither) Droll Yankees Mono M $18
CHILDREN OF FRANCE- La Chorale Des Efants De L'Opera De Paris- (Arranged by John Keating w/ gatefold) London Phase 4 SS $20
THE BARRY SISTERS- At Home With The Barry Sisters- (Yiddish Swing w/ Claire & Merna Barry & Abe Ellstein) Roulette EX $18
CHRISTMAS IN GERMANY- Same- (Authentic spirit of the Yuletide season, recorded in West Germany) Capitol (rainbow label) Mono M- $5
THE EAST IS RED- A Pageant of the Revolution, performed in Peking by 3,000 Workers, Peasants, Students & Soldiers of The People's Republic Of China (Rare 3-LP Set) Paredon SS $115
LEIF EIE- Sings Norwegian Songs (w/ Tollefsen - Eriksson Orchestra) Colonial SS $15
THE HUMEZ BROTHERS- The Life Of Bongo Bill Acts 1 & 2- (English translation of ancient Mesopotamian epics w/ music by David, Alex, Paul & Nico Humez; Nini Evans, Deborah Fahnestock, Peter Hunsberger, Susan Middleton: aka The Cantores Sine Nomine Remnant. Includes insert booklet) Titantic M- $9
BURL IVES- Australian Folk Songs- Decca Mono VG $14
YO-YO MA- Japanese Melodies- (Arranged & Conducted by Michio Mamiya w/ the Pro Musica Nipponia, featuring Patricia Zander, Harpsichord; Masami Nakagawa, Flute; Hiroaki Naka, Bass; Sumire Yoshiwara, percussion, & Yo-Yo Ma, Cello. Perfect dinner music) CBS FM (39703) M $18
HEINZ SANDAUER ORCHESTRA- Aus Vorkriegs - Musikalischen Lustspilen- (2-LP Set of songs from pre-war Musical Comedies: Der Schiefe Hut; Hochzeitsreise; Warum Lugst Du, Sherie; Rose-Marie (Operetta); Das Ministerium Ist Beleidigt; Sie, Johann; Romanze. Hear the voices Of Friedl Czepa; Gusti Huber; Lola Von Huebner; Franz Engel; Fritz Schulz; Wiener Boheme Quartett; etc. Recorded in Europe w/ English & German text) Request SS $50 Scarce!
SIVUCA- Same- (aka Severino Dias de Oliveira, a Brazilian singer who plays accordion, guitar & piano, backed by Morris Goldberg; Charles Chapellear; Cindy Kimball; Sadiq Shabazz; Angel Allende; Sue Cummings. Includes their sought after Soul Funk Jazz version of the Bill Withers classic "Ain't No Sunshine") Vanguard M $48
HARRY SANDSTROM & SVERRE KLEVEN- Folk Songs Of Norway- Colonial SS $15
SONGS OF THE NORWEGIAN FJORDS- (Sung by two teams of artists: Gunnar Engedahl & Erling Stordahl; & brothers Gilbert & Odd Kjell Helgeland. Recorded in Oslo, Norway) Capitol (rainbow) Mono M $5
PEDRO DEL VALLE & HEREDIA- Flamenco Spectacular- (Juerga Flamenca Guitar w/ singers & Dancers, Recorded in Spain) Columbia (WL-170 Adventures In Sound Series w/ gold deep-groove label) Mono M- $28
THE WILD TCHOUPITOULAS- Same- (The only LP by these New Orleans Mardi Gras Indians headed by George "Big Chief Jolly" Landry, uncle of Charles, Cyril, Art & Aaron Neville, later known as Neville Brothers, who provide backing vocals on this heady gumbo of swampy Caribbean funk, produced by Allen Toussaint. Also w/ Ziggy Modeliste, George Porter Jr & Leo Nocentelli of The Meters) Island SS $75
BOB LIN WU & HIS ORCHESTRA- Music For A Chinese Dinner At Home- (This LP creates the perfect Oriental mood for preparing & eating one of the recipes offered on the back cover: BBQ Spare Ribs; Egg Foo Young; Roast Duck; Shrimp w/ Green Peas; Sweet & Pungent Pork; Chestnut Desert, Peking Style) RCA (black deep-groove label w/ dog on top) M- $33

MULTICULTURAL


HELENE AIMÉE- Continental Candlelight- (8-Song 10" 33 1/3rd-RPM. Multi-lingual torch singer Helen performs love songs from around the world, sung in their native romance languages of French; Italian; Spanish; Greek; Viennese; Mexican; Flamenco & English, w/ The Sylvan Strings Quartette. During the early 50s, besides posing for cheesecake glamour photographer Bunny Yeager, the voluptuous Helene was the main attraction at Max Loew's 'Viennese Lantern' on East 79th St., NYC) Benida (deep-groove) 10" Mono M- $28 Rare!
THE ALL SAINTS CHORISTERS- Christmas Carols Of Many Nations- (The nation's 2nd oldest choir, conducted by William Self, bw/ The Recorder Consort of the Musicians' Workshop) Classic Editions (1053) Mono M $14
VICTORIA DE LOS ANGELES- Spanish & Sephardic Folk Songs- (On Side-1 Victoria sings in Spanish & on Side-2 sings in Spanish w/ Jewish dialect. w/ Federico Garcia Lorca. Has "Psyché" & "Soneto A Córdoba" by Manuel DeFalla) Angel / EMI (36715) SS $20
THEODORE BIKEL & CYNTHIA GOODING- A Young Man & A Maid- (Love Songs Of Many Lands. w/ 12-page booklet enclosed) Elektra (109 w/ original white label & green logo & lettering) Mono M $42 or Mono M- $33
PAUL EVANS- Folk Songs Of Many Lands- Carlton Mono EX+ $33 or EX $22
CONNIE FRANCIS- Sings The All-Time International Hits- MGM Mono M $9 (Write for more Connie Francis)
THE GRAIL SINGERS- The Grail Singers Sing Folk Songs From: (Poland; Germany; China; Uganda; South Africa; Eire; United States; Great Britain; Brazil; Mexico; Hungary; Macedonia. w/ 8-page booklet) Folkways (8775) Mono M $12
ROLAND HAYES- Roland Hayes Sings Christmas Carols Of The Nations- (Dutch; French; German; Hungarian; Hebrew; Aframerican; Canadian Indian; English 14-Song 10" 33 1/3rd w/ glassine innersleeve) Vanguard Mono M $12 or M- $8
WERNER MÜLLER & HIS ORCHESTRA- On The Move- (Mid-Eastern, Brazilian, Asian, Western European, etc) London Phase-4 VG+ $5
OBERNKIRCHEN CHILDREN'S CHOIR- Christmas Songs- (Edith Möller directs the choir in Christmas Songs sung in Latin; German; Italian; English; French; & Spanish. They previously had a hit w/ 'The Happy Wanderer') Angel Mono M- $9
VINCENTE PALOP- 18 Favorites From International Night Clubs- (The Troubadour From Many Lands provides accordion & organ arrangements to songs sung in 5 languages. Great Cheesecake cover Autographed & dated 1963 by Vincente Palop) Pigalle (1001) Mono EX+ $65 Rare!
GENE PITNEY- Italiano- Musicor Mono VG $9 (Write for more Gene Pitney records available)
SANDLER & YOUNG- The Christmas World Of Tony Sandler & Ralph Young- (Songs of the season sung in a variety of languages, arragnged & conducted by Bob Bain) Capitol (rainbow label) M $9

NATIVE AMERICAN


ROBBIE BASHO- The Voice Of The Eagle- Vanguard DJ EX $35
CROW DOG'S PARADISE- Songs Of The Sioux- (Leonard & Henry Crow Dog w/Al Running perform 10 authentic Peyote songs + 6 others. Includes a near 8 minute talk about Peyote. Gatefold cover) Elektra SS $65
JOHN G. NEIHARDT- Flaming Rainbow- (3-LP Box Set w/ tales of Sitting Bull; Wounded Knee; Crazy Horse; & Profit of the Ghost Dance Vision, WOVOKA PAIUTE. Plus: BLACK ELK Speaks; & OGALALA, Sioux Holy Man) United Artists SS $125
SOUNDS OF INDIAN AMERICA- Plains & Southwest- (Live at the Gallup Inter-Tribal Ceremonial, August 14-17, 1969 w/ Jemez Eagle Dance; Ute Bear Dance; Hopi Buffalo Dance; Zuni Rain Song - Olla Maidens; Navajo Feather Dance; Taos Belt Dance; Pawnee Ghost Dance; San Jaun Butterfly Dance; Zuni Doll Dance; Quechan Night Hawk Dance; Crow Sun Dance; San Carlos Apache Crown Dance; Laguna Turkey Dance; Kiowa Attack Dance. Gatefold cover w/ 10-page full color booklet still attached. Privately pressed in Taos, New Mexico) Indian House (9501) VG $30

POLKA


ERIK ALTIG & HIS LETKISS BAND- Everybody Letkiss!- (partners kiss each other in this obscure & hip 60s variation of the Polka) Ascot Mono DJ M $25
HAPPY LOUIE & JULCIA POLKA BAND- Good Luck- (Inspired originals include "Beer Mug Polka"; "Happy Musicians Polka"; "North Shore"; "Good Luck" & 7 others. From Palmer, Mass. Autographed by Happy Louie!) Ha-Lo M- $12
HARMONY KINGS- Doin' The Polka With The Harmony Kings- (loud, happy peppy polkas!) Chicago Records M $30
LI'L WALLY JAGIELLO- Unforgettable Hits- Jay Jay M- $8 (Write for more Lil' Wally titles, including his "Polka A-Go-Go" LP w/ Barbara Feldon on the cover!)
NORTHERN PLAYBOYS- (w/ Ray Stolzenberg) The Best Of The Northern Playboys- Volume Two- RSLP SS $9 or Volume Three- RSLP SS $9
WALT SOLEK w/ LARRY CHESKY & HIS ORCHESTRA- Hey Jude - Live Polish Party- (Must-have polka version of the Beatles classic "Hey Jude", plus: "O Bladi (O-Bla-Da)"; "Who Stole The Keeshka"; & others. Walter Solek of Meriden, Connecticut is known as "The Clown Prince Of Polka" & "The Polish Spike Jones". Larry Chesky & his band are from Holyoke, Mass) Tifton M- $12
STAN WOLOWIC & THE POLKA CHIPS- Same- (Great Continental polka tunes by the host of the ABC-TV show "It's Polka Time") ABC-Paramount Mono M- $9

POLYNESIAN


DON HO PRESENTS: THE ALIIS- Hawaii Right Now!- Reprise M $15
JONNIE ALUANI- Hawaiian Interlude- Spinorama EX+ $6
CHAINO- Polynesian Percussion- (gatefold cover) Directional Sound M $60 (Write for more Chaino LPs)
RELLY COLOMA- Philippine Music To Remember- (Authentic Filipino music played by organist Relly Coloma) Phillipines / Villar M $14
RELLY COLOMA- Enchanting Philippine Music- (Authentic Filipino & Visayan music played by organist Relly Coloma) Phillipines / Villar M $16
WEBLEY EDWARDS & HAL ALOMA- The Romance Of Hawaii- (2-LP Set w/ gatefold) Pickwick M- $7
WEBLEY EDWARDS PRESENTS- Hawaii Calls: Waikiki! (w/Al Kealoha Perry, Haunani Kahalewai) Capitol Mono EX+ $14
WEBLEY EDWARDS- Exotic Instrumentals Of The Islands- (Hawaiian) Capitol VG $6
WEBLEY EDWARDS PRESENTS- Island Paradise (gatefold w/color booklet intact) Capitol Mono M- $15
MYRA ENGLISH- Drinking Champagne- Hula Records M- $45
HAUNANI- Same- (Hawaii's Favorite Singing Star) Capitol Mono EX $18
HAWAIIAN FAVORITES- One Side each w/ Akoni Lani & His Islanders; and Danny K. Stewart & His Aloha Boys- Tops Mono VG $6
WILLIAM KEALOHA- Hawaii- Forum Mono VG+ $5
HENRY MANCINI- Music Of Hawaii- RCA (original LSP-3713) EX+ $8 (Write for more Henry Mancini LPs)
ERNIE MENEHUNE- My Way- (By Hawaii's Suntanned Arizona Irishman, dedicated to The 'Spanish Trail' Motel in Tucson, Arizona. Autographed on front. Back cover photo of Ernie w/ the Waikiki Twins) VG- $20
MILT RASKIN- Kapu (Forbidden) (Red Vinyl) Crown VG $14
LANI ROYAL & THE DIAMOND HEAD BAND- Percussive Pinapples- (The Sound Of Hawaii w/ gatefold) Medallion EX- $14
THE SURFERS- High Tide- (Excellent vocal exotica standards) HiFi Record EX $35
THE SURFERS- Hit Movie Songs From The Exotic Islands- Warner Bros Vitaphonic Mono DJ M $28 or Warner Bros Vitaphonic Mono DJ EX $15
BILLY WARD- Pagan Love Song- (ex-Dominos w/ The Jack Halloran Singers. Has original version of the "Blue Hawaii" later reworked & adapted for Elvis Presley) Liberty (LST-7113) NM $75 Rare!

SLAVIC


BELA BABAI & HIS GYPSY ORCHESTRA- Gypsy Passions- (Gigány Szenvédely) Request Records SS $18
BELA BABAI & HIS GYPSY ORCHESTRA- Let The Gypsies Play- (Cigányok Játszanak) Request SS $24
YUL BRYNNER- The Gypsy & I- (Actor Yul Brynner sings & plays Gypsy Songs w/ Aliosha Dimitrievitch) Vanguard Mono DJ EX- $55
JANOS HOSSZU & ENSEMBLE- A Cymbalom Lelke- (The Sound Of The Cymbalom, a traditional Hungarian / Romanian instrument, is similar the that of the Hammered Dulcimer) Request SS $18
PETER LESTCHENKO & ORCHESTRA- Songs Of Old Russia- (Recorded in Russia w/ Russian vocals) Request SS $18
IGOR RASUMOWSKY & THE MOSCOW ART ORCHESTRA- 40 Favorite Russian Melodies- (Russian instrumentals recorded in Europe) Request SS $18
SZÜCS & HIS MAGYAR CIGÁNYOK- The Soul Of A Gypsy- (Authentic Gypsy Music) Request SS $28
THE WOLGA BALALAIKA ENSEMBLE- Nasdarowje- (The Wolga Ensemble perform songs of Russian Folklore Folge II on the Balalaika, a triangular 3-stringed 'guitar' in various sizes. This front cover is AUTOGRAPHED by all 3 members of the Wolga-Ensemble Trio) Germany / Delta Music M $40

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