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National Wake

WALK IN AFRICA 1979-81 Vinyl Record

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National Wake WALK IN AFRICA 1979-81 Vinyl Record

National Wake

WALK IN AFRICA 1979-81 Vinyl Record

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Double vinyl LP pressing. 2013 collection from the South African band. a year back at a screening for Searching for Sugar Man in Los Angeles, someone in the audience came up and mentioned their South African band from the late '70s, saying we should reissue it. We were intrigued but didn't think much would come of it. Soon after, Ivan Kadey, of the band, stopped by the office and dropped off a bunch of their music, which immediately blew US away. 11 months later and we're gearing up to release the first anthology of his band who are called National Wake. They're a brilliant mixed race punk-reggae band who came close to death or a lifetime in jail to make music in apartheid-era South Africa in the late '70s/early 80s. Their sound is as much influenced by the Clash and Sex Pistols as reggae, dub and African music. Ivan's lived in Los Angeles since leaving South Africa in '86. He felt apartheid would never end so he couldn't take it anymore and left. Sadly, two of the four members of the band are no longer with us.

Track List
  1. International News
  2. It's All Right
  3. Walk In Africa
  4. Time And Place
  5. Corner House Stone
  6. Mercenaries
  7. Wake Of The Nation
  8. Supaman
  9. Speed It Up
  10. Beat Up The Lights
  11. Black Punk Rockers
  12. Stratocaster
  13. Everybody
  14. Vatsiketeni


Protection
Each record is protected within its record sleeve by a white vellum anti-dust sleeve.

Packaging
All items are shipped brand-new and unopened in original packaging. Every record is shipped in original factory-applied shrink wrap and has never been touched by human hands.
National Wake WALK IN AFRICA 1979-81 Vinyl Record

National Wake

WALK IN AFRICA 1979-81 Vinyl Record

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$24.99
$20.98
Delivery:
Backorder Ships in 2-4 weeks
United States - Arrives in 3-6 business days after shipment
This item is on backorder and is estimated to ship in 2-4 weeks.
Guarantee: Backed by the Merchbar Guarantee.
Easy returns, great customer service and 100% authentic merch. Learn more.

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