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  • JOHN COLLINS RECORDING AT BOKOOR STUDIO 1983  ON INSTAGRAM  

    March 23, 2021 by

    It is of the Ghanaian highlife guitarist Koo Nimo talking, me  recording  Sloopy Mike Gyamfi’s  Adinkra highlife band in 1983 at my semi  open-air mud-built  4-track  Bokoor Recording Studio in Accra,  and then  a few seconds  of Smart Nkansah’s  Sunsum band playing at a club. This instagram  snippet come from a longer 50 minute  film  that… Read more

  • Kofi Ghanaba Archives and Afro-jazz 16 Feb 2020

    February 16, 2020 by

    Friday 14th 2020 went with Thomas and Becky to the New York University in Ghana program organised by it new Director Prof Frankie Edozien, honouring Kofi Ghanaba and launching the digitised version of his archives done 12 or so years ago by NYU . I spoke on a panel with Prof Kofi Anyidoho and and… Read more

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