Various Artists – Bitteschön, Philophon!


My Mind Will Travel
Rehwe Mie Enyim
Invisible Joy
Basa Basa
Mam Yinne Wa
Yegle Nesh
Asembi Ara Amba
Portrait of Alemayehu (daytime)
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"Bitteschön, Philophon!" presents a "best of" selection taken from the so far fifteen 7" releases by the Berlin-based label Philophon. Greats as Jimi Tenor, Alemayehu Eshete and Hailu Mergia as well as new discoveries such as Guy One, Alogte Oho and Y-Bayani echo on "Bitteschön" the wide spectrum of the Philophon catalogue.
Philophon puts its emphasis on authentic local styles – from heavy grooving Ethio-Jazz coming out of Addis Abeba to cheerful Frafra-Gospel, as it is celebrated in Bolgatanga/Northern Ghana. Most recordings took place where the music is located – and that's the recipe for Philophon's productions: go to the source and dive into the real.