World Psychedelic Classics Vol. 3, created by Luaka Bop yet originally put out on acetate via Stones Throw Records back in 2005, has now been repressed on 12″ through Luaka Bop.
If you so happen to be sitting around, searching and longing for an alternative compilation album to your worn out ‘Now That’s What I Call Music 95’ then this would be an excellent starting point. David Byrne’s Luaka Bop imprint curated an eclectic mix of classic West African artists, including legendary Saxophone player Manu Dibango and electronic funk master William Onyeabor. Ranging through Soul, Funk, Psychedelic and Afrobeat, sit back enjoy the next hour and imagine that there isn’t total cloud cover and grey skies.