Lapo & Ago Spirals & Pyramids / Shot The King!

    ZamZam Sounds
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    Lapo & Ago, alongside the rest of the mighty Numa Crew, are responsible for some of the most crucial, addictive, and classic 140 material in the history of the scene. Tunes on Moonshine and Killa Sound such as "Youth Pon The Corner," “Everytime" (as Numa Crew), "Dreadlock Blues," and Ago’s "So Mi Seh" on Innamind are stone cold classics that haven’t left many selectors’ boxes since release. After a long pandemic-enforced hiatus, ZamZam return with their 83rd release, offering two more future classics for the global dubwise sound system massive, on 7" vinyl- the original sound system format.

    Limited to 800 7″ vinyl copies for the world. No Digital No Repress..


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