Cult Cargo: Grand Bahama. has been added to your Cart. The second in our series of exploration of the panAmerican funk experience, Cult Cargo: Grand Bahama Goombay is a deep overview of Funky Nassau's redheaded sister city, Freeport, GBI. From 1969-1976 Frank Penn's GBI studio and label cranked out a dozen LPs and twice as many singles infected with the Miami sounds drifting in over the 100 mile strait. The catalog is a fruity blend of rake and scrape, bush, junkanoo, calypso, reggae, and of course, goombay, with a twist of American soul.
Enter Numero Group, whose Cult Cargo series, now two volumes, extends the brilliant restoration work of their Eccentric Soul series beyond . They chose the word goombay for the title because of its myriad meanings on Grand Bahama- it's a flavor, an annual festival, and most importantly for our purposes, both a drum and the style of music for which that drum provides the rhythm. In the 60s, Grand Bahama was in the early stages of a tourist boom that continues to the present day, and tourists begat hotels begat bands begat recordings
20 Greatest Hits (Remastered).
Includes unlimited streaming of Cult Cargo: Grand Bahama Goombay via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more. ships out within 3 days. Purchasable with gift card. Numero's Cult Cargo series examines the unexpected musical results of one culture worshiping the delivered byproducts of another. From beach-bound Belizean disco, funk, reggae, and folk to Chicago and Ebirac’s third coast salseros; from GBI’s Bahamian ssau to Alphonso Lovo’s Nicaraguan psychedelics and beyond, Cult Cargo presses new pins of hybrid sound into your musical globe. Cult Cargo: Salsa Boricua De Chicago. Cult Cargo: Grand Bahama Goombay. Cult Cargo: Belize City Boil Up.
Title: Cult Cargo: Grand Bahama Goombay. Format: VINYL LP. Catalogue Number: 0656605804712. Brand new: lowest price.
1. Gonna Build a Nation - Cyril Ferguson. 5. Goombay Bump - Jay Mitchell. 6. Don't Touch That Thing - Sylvia Hall. 7. Watcha Gonna Do 'Bout It - Mustangs.
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