Wake Up You! vol. 2 The Rise and Fall of Nigerian Rock 1972-1977
Wake Up You! vol. 2 The Rise and Fall of Nigerian Rock 1972-1977 by CD at Silent Rider Music. MPN: 17903949. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. The Western world was in the throes of peace, love and flower power as Nigeria descended into Civil War in 1967. The rock scene that developed during
The Western world was in the throes of peace, love and flower power as Nigeria descended into Civil War in 1967. The rock scene that developed during the following three years of bloodshed and destruction would come to heal the country, propagate the world-wide ideal of the Modern Nigerian, and propel Fela to stardom after conflict ended in 1970. Wake Up You! tells the story of this time, pays homage to these now-forgotten musicians and their struggle, and brings to light the funk and psychedelic fury they created as they wrested free of the ravages of the late 1960s and created thrilling, original Nigerian rock music throughout the 1970s. Presented in two volumes, each in a 100 page book full of never-seen photos along with detailed liner notes by Nigerian musicologist and researcher Uchenna Ikonne (Who Is William Onyeabor?), with all tracks fully licensed from the bands themselves.
|Manufacturer:||Now Again Records|
|Publisher:||Now Again Records|
|Studio:||Now Again Records|
|Item Weight:||0.7 pounds|
|Item Size:||6 x 0.75 x 0.75 inches|
|Package Weight:||0.18 pounds|
|Package Size:||4.97 x 0.54 x 0.54 inches|
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