This wonderful selection of 10 x Rough Guide albums highlights the many different facets of early blues and traces its development during its early recorded heyday of the late 1920s/early 1930s. From sublime bottleneck guitar and upbeat rags to barrelhouse piano and rowdy hokum, this collection of albums provides a definitive overview of the original blues pioneers who laid the foundations for the genre. FIND OUT MORE
This wonderful selection of 10 x Rough Guide albums takes the listener on a criss-crossing journey across Africa, sponging up the most evocative music emanating from the great continent along the way. Arguably the richest musical landscape in the world, this collection of albums highlights an enormous variety of styles, from Malian desert blues and Ethiopian grooves to South African jazz and 1970s psychedelic and disco sounds. FIND OUT MORE
This classic collection of Riverboat albums brings together some of the label’s finest African releases to date. From the guitar-driven desert blues of Etran Finatawa and Congolese soukous grooves by the legendary Syran Mbenza to the junk funk of Lesotho and trance percussion of South Sudan, this incredible valued bundle is a must-have for any African music connoisseur.