Hailu Mergia and the Walias
Tche Belew (1977, Kaifa Records)
"Some more deliciously grooved out Ethiopian beauty; here we get a nice soulful jazzercise from organist Hailu Mergia and his excellent band. For more goodies I suggest a dig through the Éthiopiques series, so many remarkable jams! Now tune in and vibe sweet babies on these funky rhythms!" - DD
BREAKfAST - I think (hope) I don't have to introduce this Tokyo outfit to Escape visitors. The *3rd & Army *LP is a stalwart of mid '00s fastcore/skate jams, and cas...