La Musique Electronique du Niger

One gorgeous organ music album by Nigerian Mammane Sani Abdullaye.
His only album was recorded and was released in 1978 only on cassette. Recently it was reissued by SahelSounds and can be downloaded on Bandcamp for only $5 which is just within rich, or bought on LP (out with Mississippi Records).

“Mammane Sani Abdullaye is a legendary name amongst Niger’s avant garde. A pioneer of early West African electronic music, for over 30 years his instrumentals have filled the airwaves. The instrumental background drones of radio broadcasts and instrumental segue ways of TV intermissions borrow heavily from his repertoire. The dreamy organ instrumentals drift by sans comment, yet are known to all. 
Mammane first found the organ in 1974. “

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