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Spirits of the Night The Vaudun Gods of HaitiSpring Publications
Rare book on Voodoo by the always good Selden Rodman. S/hand paperback
Voodoo and Magic PracticesJean KerboullBarrie & Jenkins
Original secondhand hardback with dustjacket in plastic cover in G- condition. Rare English translation
Clarence AshleyLive and in PersonJalopy
The first all-new album in over 50 years by the legendary singer and banjo player who helped introduce old time country music to audiences throughout America. ...
Vodou Drums in Haiti 2The Living Gods Of Haiti : 21st Century Ritual Drums & Spirit PossessionDrummers Of The Societe Absolument GuininSoul Jazz Records
Soul Jazz Records’ new album features the truly intense, hypnotic and fascinating Vodou drums of Haiti, a stunning collection of trance-like rhythms...
Spirtiual Jazz 7IslamVariousJazzman
The seventh volume of Jazzman's acclaimed 'Spiritual Jazz' series examines the influence and impact of Islam on four decades of jazz innovation. Featuring...
  • 1. Maurice McIntyre – Humility in the Light of Creator
  • 2. Ritual Trio – Africanos/Latinos
  • 3. Emmanuel Abdul-Rahim – Kalahari Suite
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John & Alan LomaxLost Train Blues (Re-press)VariousJalopy
Lost Train Blues features 22 selections from the vast holdings of the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress, 13 of them have never been issued...
Barney WilenMoshiSouffle Continu Records
Reissue of this 'outernational' music holy grail! In 1970 Barney Wilen assembled a team of filmmakers, technicians and musicians to travel to Africa...
Voodoo In New OrleansBy Robert TallantPelican
The word 'voodoo' elicits reactions from fear to fascination; thoughts of pins stuck in dolls, hexes, and strange rites immediately come to mind. But few...
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VariousCome And Trip It: Instrumental Dance Music, 1780s-1920s (1978)New World Records
Nice anthropological original LP, thick card, gatefold, with stapled inners and text (w/library stamps)
Rang'alaNew Recordings From Siaya County, Kenya: Ogoya Nengo And The Dodo Women’s GroupHonest Jon's
Open-hearted recordings of women’s singing, from a village in southwest Kenya. Honest Jon's focus on 'Dodo' - a type of traditional Luo music mostly...
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The InvisiblesBy Francis HuxleyRupert Hart-Davies (1966)
1966 hardback first edition w/dust jacket. Anthropogical study of Voodoo.
Il Brasile di Pierre VergerPhotographs Of Brazil by Pierre VergerMinimum Fax
A selection of amazing photographs from the early 40s to the early 70s taken by the legendary Pierre Verger, a Frenchman who lived in Bahia, Northern Brazil.
    90 Degrees Of Shade Hot Jump-Up Island Sounds From The CaribbeanSoul Jazz Records
    Soul Jazz Records’ new album 90 Degrees of Shade features the music of the Caribbean – Mambo, Calypso, Mento, Merengue, Latin Jazz and much more. The...
    Soul Jazz Records presents Gwo KaMusic of Guadeloupe, French West Indies by Tradisyon KaSoul Jazz Records
    Soul Jazz Records continues its journey into the world of Afro-Caribbean roots music with this album of newly recorded music of Gwo Ka music recorded and...
    • 1. Tradisyon Ka feat Patrick Tulippe – Adam é Eve
    • 2. Tradisyon Ka feat Henri Louis – Ansanm pou dèmen
    • 3. Tradisyon Ka feat Patrick Tulippe – Konsyans
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    Lead BellyLead Belly Sings Folk SongsSmithsonian Folkways
    Vital 1940s recordings of 15 songs featuring Lead Belly performing solo and accompanied by Woody Guthrie, Cisco Houston, and Sonny Terry. 
    The Brute Force Steel BandBeauty and the Brute ForceSmithsonian Folkways
    Trinidadian vocalist Dot Evans joined the Antiguan Brute Force Steel Band for this collaborative project that displays the luxurious melodies and rhythmic...
    Esso Steel Band of Bermuda Bermuda HoneymoonSmithsonian Folkways
    In the 1950s, steel pan and calypso, imported from Trinidad and Tobago, were hot in Bermuda. Lloyd Simmons and Hubert Smith, Jr. sing calypso with the...
    Brute Force Steel Bands of Antigua / Various ArtistsBrute Force Steel Bands of AntiguaSmithsonian Folkways
    For this Cook recording, the Brute Force Steel Band of Antigua performs mambos, rumbas, sambas, calypsos and meringues plus a march and a bolero. A Trinidadian...
    Musica de Cuba Pre-CastroJawbone of an AssSmithsonian Folkways
    "This Conga is all alcohol, percussion and one Chinese Trumpet." So says Ariel Fiallo Arias, a citizen of Santiago, in describing a music almost singularly...
    Steel Band Clash / Various ArtistsSteel Band ClashSmithsonian Folkways
    Recorded in 1955, three sixteen-person steel bands—Big Shell, Brute Force and Hell's Gate—come together to provide a sampling of lively music...
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    Adelaide Van WeyAll Day Singin' - Louisiana and Smoky Mountain BalladsSmithsonian Folkways
    On this collection, Adelaide Van Wey juxtaposes the Anglo-American ballads of the Smoky Mountains of North Carolina with songs from French Creole Louisiana....
    Bamboo Tamboo / Various Artists Bamboo Tamboo: Bongo and the BelairSmithsonian Folkways
    Recorded in the hills of Trinidad, here is a fascinating juxtaposition of three music and music / dance practices of non-urban dwellers derived from African...
    Frantz CasseusHaitian DancesSmithsonian Folkways
    Haitian guitarist and composer Frantz Casseus charged himself with the mission of building a repertoire for guitar blending Haitian folk music and European...
    Sonny TerryHarmonica and Vocal SolosSmithsonian Folkways
    As a youth in North Carolina, Sonny Terry—who lost his sight during his teen years—never imagined he’d eventually find fame as a musician...
    Sonny TerrySonny Terry's New Sound: Jawharp in Blues and Folk MusicSmithsonian Folkways
    Best known for his blues harmonica recordings, Sonny Terry joins friends Brownie McGhee and J.C. Burris to explore the range of the jawharp (also known...
    Adelaide Van WeyStreet Cries and Creole Songs of New OrleansSmithsonian Folkways
    On this unique album, Adelaide van Wey sings Creole songs in the distinctive patois of New Orleans and performs street cries from the eastern United States....
    The Big Drum Dance of Carriacou / Various ArtistsThe Big Drum Dance of CarriacouSmithsonian Folkways
    The Big Drum Dance is one of the most significant musical rituals on the island of Carriacou in the Grenadines. Really a long series of dances, the Big...
    Tom Paleys Old-Time Moonshine RevueRoll On, Roll OnHornbeam
    Tom Paley returns after 59 years since he first recorded for Elektra records back in 1953, helping to launch the old-time folk music revival.  It...
    Spider John Koerner with Chip Taylor SmithWhat's Left Of Spider JohnHornbeam
    Legendary American folk blues artist Spider John Koerner, accompanied by fiddle and bones player Chip Taylor Smith, makes his UK recording...
    Walking With The NightThe Afro-Cuban World of SanteriaDestiny Books
    rare out-of-print paperback about Santeria
    Animal Sacrifice & Religious FreedomChurch of the Lukumi Babalu Aye v. City of HialeahUniversity Press Of Kansas
    Description: The Santeria religion of Cuba - the Way of the Saints - mixes West African Yoruba culture with Catholicism. Similar to Haitian voodoo,...
    Madame DreadA Tale Of Love, Vodou and Civil Strife in HaitiNation Books
    Secondhand paperback original book. Description: Kathie Klarreich, arrived in Haiti as a nave twenty-something in the late 1980s. There she worked...
    Living SanteriaRituals and Experiences in an Afro-Cuban ReligionMichael Atwood Mason
    In 1992 Smithsonian anthropologist Michael Atwood Mason traveled to Cuba for initiation as a priest into the Santería religion. Since then he has...
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