Ogassa Ogassa Original (Vol. 1)

    Acid Jazz
    • Ogassa – Avale
    • Ogassa – Ogassa Story
    • Ogassa – Production Vido Tche
    • Ogassa – Gbe We Gnin Wa Bio
    • 1. Avale
    • 2. Ogassa Story
    • 3. Production Vido Tche
    • 4. Gbe We Gnin Wa Bio

    Acid Jazz continue their release ptogram of gems from the enigmatic ‘Albarika Store’ label, a goldmine in Afro cuts from Benin, West Africa. The latest instalment is the ultra-rare ‘Ogassa Original (Vol. 1), the first LP from obscure but ultimately brilliant Porto Novo group, Ogassa from 1978.

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