Wednesday, June 09, 2010


Strange weather here: rain/sun/rain/sun - heat: all a bit tropical, I thought, as I walked back through the woods from the station tonight, hacking dense vegetation from my path with my faithful machete.

So - this'll do nicely: lilting and lovely and impossible not to sway your big hips to.

From a 21 year old Observer offer mail-order cassette: the Lion Of Zimbabwe, banned from Mugabe's State radio and living in exile in the USA.

Thomas Mapfumo - 'Mwoyo Wangu (My Heart)' (1989)


  1. Proof, if any were needed, on the power of twitter.

    I'll go and listen to the song now. I've seen him play, GLC Jobs for Change, Battersea Park, 85.

  2. Right on! Keep GLC Working For London!

  3. You must have had a subconscious World Cup theme going on here young Davy - on the road to South Africa via Zimbabwe.

    Where next?...

  4. I've been meaning to mention for a while, and this is as good a place as any to I suppose, that the music is now coming atcha from, so you can play the tunes without/before downloading them; I've always liked being able to do that over at Ally's and Mondo's and thought I'd go for it here. We aim to please, etc.


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