The mission of The Department of Afro-American Research Arts and Culture is to identify the global significance of the creative contributions pioneered by an international diaspora of Afro-Americans.

Sunday, January 13, 2008

Howard Blake - An Elephant Called Slowly (1970)

1. Elephant Rides Again
2. An Elephant Called Slowly
3. Cheetah
4. Elephant Called Slowly (Reprise)
5. Fever Tree
6. Kenya Morning
7. Love Game
8. Mr. Mopoji - Wild Dogs
9. Ostrich Strut
10. Poli-Poli
11. The Leopard
Guitarist Howard Blake scored the followup movie to "Born Free" in a completely oddball funk fashion. A great, almost tongue-in-cheek album with a big band Disney-style sound in places, don't miss the excellent slowburn breakbeat instrumental "Elephant Rides Again".


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