Friday, November 30, 2012

Abel Lima e Les Sofas cantam Nos Bida


Abel Lima from the island of Boa Vista,Cabo Verde,better known as  Don Abel was (and still is) an important and politically committed artist .for today,stories of immigration, exploitation and saudade in funk and coladeira from his first personal lp -mid 70's after his participation in  the PAIGC sponsored KaoGuiAMo group

read some more in muzzicaltrips

9 comments:

  1. Muchas Gracias!!!

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  2. What a fine album - and it's good to know (not speaking Portuguese) that this is politically committed as well as beautiful music. Even without Portuguese you can hear the frequent references to the islands, together and individually. Lovely stuff - thank you!!

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  3. Dear Nauma,
    the link doesn't work anymore.... Could you refresh it pleeeeease ???
    Thanks !

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  4. Dead link.. thx for a great blog though!

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  5. any chance of a reup?

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