17th March 2019: Breakout – Maraton
Artist: BreakoutTitle: Maraton Language: Polish Translation: Marathon Marvellous rock music from Poland – that guitar is ace! This track is from the 1980 album ‘Żagiel Ziemi’ (The Earth’s sail).
Artist: Piramis Title: A becsület Language: Hungarian Translation: The Honour This 1978 song from Hungarian band Piramis (Pyramid) is kickass! I have added two versions as the top one jumps at about 2:30 minutes. I just liked the live video and wanted to share it!
Artist: Ngozi FamilyTitle: Kumanda Kwa Bambo WangoLanguage: Nyanja Translation: My Father’s Graveyard This song is from ‘Day of Judgement’, an album originally released by the band in 1976. Paul Ngozi is the guitar wizard on this track – wow! The band are from Zambia (they are pioneers of ‘Zamrock’), and I shall be investigating their back catalogue further because they...
Artist: Drugi Način (The Other Way) Title: Carstvo SamoceLanguage: CroatianTranslation: The Empire of the Samoans This band was from Zagreb, which was in former Yugoslavia in 1975 when this record was released. There is some great guitar playing in the middle of the song, followed by a very nice tempo change. All in all, it’s rocktastic!