28 Apr 2015

don't touch me tomato (1960's)
















01 - maria bryant - don't touch me tomato
02 - lord kitchener - muriel and de bug
03 - duke of iron - the big bamboo
04 - the charmer - is she is or is she ain't
05 - duke of iron - i left her behind for you
06 - hayden - he like it, she like it
07 - maria bryant - mommie out de light
08 - lord kitchener - kitch
09 - duke of iron - parakeets
10 - the charmer - dont touch me nylon
11 - duke of iron - music lesson
12 - lloyd thomas - mary had no little lamb


the charmer = louis eugene walcott

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calypso exposed (1961)
















1 - the mighty sparrow - attempt is as good as the act
2 - the brute force steel band - saxophone
3 - the mighty cypher - love miss dove
4 - the mighty skipper - punctuation
5 - lord melody - sugar pie
6 - the brut force steel band - limbo akimbo
7 - lord melody - romeo
8 - lord melody - how mommy made me
9 - lord melody - let's take a chance
10 - lord melody - caroline
11 - lord melody - down down dey
12 - lord melody - woman good, woman bad


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calypso kings and pink gin (1957)

















1 - lord melody - dear sparrow
2 - march of dimes - senorita
3 - lord melody - jonah and the bake
4 - the king fighter - silly meal
5 - the mighty cypher - PNM balisier
6 - king solomon - mornin' time
7 - tent band - road march hit tunes
8 - lord melody - creature from the black lagoon
9 - the mighty sparrow - situation in trinidad
10 - march of dimes - general election
11 - the mighty sparrow - sailor man
12 - the mighty sparrow and lord melody - picong (duel with insults at 6 inches)
13 - Chang-Kai-Sheik - naughty boy
14 - king solomon - belafonte

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lord melody sings calypso (1958)
















01 - are you guilty
02 - canada so cold
03 - pedlers
04 - moses
05 - carnival proclamation
06 - princess margaret
07 - michael
08 - long time story
09 - sack dress
10 - margie
11 - wait for me
12 - sugar pie

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calypso cavalcade 1

















1 - the sparrow - give the youngsters a chance
2 - lord melody - life in brazil
3 - lord beginner - mama me belly a hurt me
4 - the terror - chinese children call me dadd
5 - george brown - origin of calypso
6 - george brown - mary anne
7 - the sparrow - trinidad carnival
8 - lord melody - can can
9 - the lion - wash your hands
10 - lord beginner - louise
11 - george brown - she likes it, he likes it
12 - george brown - i do adore her


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calypso cavalcade 2
















1 - frank deniz - let's go calypso
2 - the charmer - take me
3 - lord melody - mama look at booboo
4 - the lion - cheek to cheek
5 - the four deuces - the policeman
6 - king rudolph - donkey half fast calypso
7 - the four deuces - mabel
8 - the charmer - ugly woman
9 - the lion - concertina
10 - macbeth - women will rule the world
11 - lord invader - brittania rules
12 - young kitchener - the thermos flask


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calypso cavalcade 3
















1 - the sparrow - donkey want water
2 - the charmer - female boxer
3 - lord kitchener - come back with me wife nighty
4 - lord melody - aphan taat
5 - the island champions - river den come down
6 - george brown - my little girl in kingston
7 - the sparrow - brown skin girl
8 - the charmer - fire down there
9 - lord kitchener - trouble
10 - macbeth - saga boy
11 - lord melody - creature from black lagoon
12 - the island champions - my advice to men


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luis kalaff: merengue na' ma'
















1 - mi negocio es con las mujeres
2 - dolores la buena moza
3 - la carrocería
4 - vale juan
5 - eso sí
6 - el cambio montao
7 - todavía no e' ná
8 - blanca probó pa' sabé
9 - que malas son las mujeres
10 - prendío poe lo quemao
11 - el calzonú
12 - esto no es un mango


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lord kitchener: too hot to handle (1) (1965)
















1 - wife and mother
2 - red head
3 - my wife's nighty
4 - kitch take it easy
5 - piccadilly folk
6 - alphonso in town
7 - don't kiss me too low
8 - woman's figure
9 - muriel & the bug
10 - is trouble
11 - too late kitch
12 - january girls
13 - old lady walk a mile
14 - carnival

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where was butler? (1935-1940)

















1 - the tiger - money is king
2 - the tiger - the gold in africa
3 - the lion - send your children to the orphan home
4 - the caresser - paramaribo
5 - atilla the hun - treasury scandal
6 - the executor - i don't know how the young men living
7 - the growler - too botheration
8 - the tiger - down the road
9 - atilla the hun - the strike
10 - the tiger - miss marie's advice
11 - atilla the hun - where was butler?
12 - atilla the hun - the governor's resignation
13 - lord executor - we murn the loss of sir murchison fletcher
14 - atilla the hun - mr nankivell's speech
15 - atilla the hun - comission's report
16 - king radio - sedition law


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wilmoth houdini: from the 1930's
















1 - no mo' bench and board
2 - sweet papa willie
3 - honey i'm bound to go
4 - the cooks in trinidad
5 - arima tonight, sangre grande
6 - black but sweet
7 - i need a man
8 - stop coming and come
9 - glorious centenary
10 - bandsman shooting case
11 - uncle jo' gimme mo'
12 - song no 99
13 - trifling men
14 - african love call
15 - the devil behind me
16 - poor but ambitious

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calypso travels (1959)
















1 - lord invader - me one alone
2 - lord invader - as long as it born in my hous
3 - lord invader - beautiful belgic
4 - lord invader - my experience on the rieperbahn
5 - lord invader - auf wiedersehen
6 - lord invader - crisis in arkansas
7 - lord invader - fidel castro
8 - lord invader - carnival
9 - lord invader - te we
10 - lord invader - beway
11 - lord invader - cat-o-nine tails
12 - lord invader - steel band war
13 - lord invader - women trying to rule


liner notes included
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hellish calypso (1962)

















1 - king fighter - they ballin my name
2 - king fighter - indo law na say so
3 - king fighter- he no dead yet
4 - wrangler - chinese wife
5 - bomber - life in hawaii
6 - bomber - kiss of fire
7 - nat hepburn - donkey must wear pants
8 - wrangler - limbo teacher
9 - wrangler - bongo man
10 - bomber - gloria
11 - striker - can can girls
12 - viper - dog better than man


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calypso atrocities (1959)
















1 - small island pride - mama loves mambo
2 - small island pride - banner roll
3 - small island pride - mildred dont cry
4 - small island pride - apple vendor
5 - small island pride - doggy in the back door
6 - small island pride- whey you want to touch it for
7 - mighty cypher - me ting is mine
8 - young killer - the wrestler
9 - lord commander - you cant finish pleasing peop
10 - lord commander - no crime no law
11 - wrangler - neighbor jaqueline
12 - mighty cypher - sailor man in donkey pants


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macbeth: calypso holiday (1957)
















1 - bad bad whiskey
2 - nora
3 - oh lady you're mashin' me toe
4 - cab calloway
5 - ugly woman
6 - take me take me
7 - outside
8 - buy me a zeppelin
9 - emily
10 - turn around girl
11 - jockey
12 - bajan girl

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king sparrow in high fidelity (1963)
















1 - the gun slingers
2 - carlton peeping at me
3 - mr herbert
4 - mango vert
5 - jean marrabunta
6 - harry in the piggery
7 - i love you so
8 - i should have told you
9 - carnt you see you are meant for me
10 - you're mine

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dance calypso (1956)
















1 - small island pride - carnival celabration
2 - lord christo - last night the landlord nearly killed me
3 - johnny gomez & orch - skokiaan
4 - small island pride - federation
5 - johnny gomez & orch - anna
6 - small island pride - boxing bout
7 - gomez & band - train calypso
8 - small island pride - goin down jordan
9 - johnny gomez & orch - johnnys nightmare
10 - dictator - chinese cricket match
11 - herbert howard - sauerkraut calypso
12 - herbert howard - reel and tun

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the real calypso 2: send your children to the orphan home (1930's/1940's)
















1 - the executor - reign of the georges
2 - atilla - good will flyers
3 - wilmoth houdini - the million dollar pair of feet
4 - the caresser - theodor
5 - the lion - send your children to the orp
6 - the tiger - the gold in africa
7 - the lion - excusion to grenada
8 - attila the hun - if i won a sweepstake
9 - lord invader - rate rate ray
10 - lionel belasco - sally you not ashamed?
11 - harmony kings orchestra - o lil' lil' gal
12 - the tiger - hell yard and george street c
13 - lord executor - poppy day
14 - the lion - out the fire



liner notes included
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east indian drums (1956)
















1 - hussaya festival
2 - wedding dance
3 - ceremonial drums
4 - imitation steel band

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bamboo tamboo (1956)















1 - is a burial today
2 - we goin' to cut the wood
3 - calinda
4 - calinda
5 - grand bele
6 - elior eh
7 - mama kilio, kilio
8 - gabitan bombe
9 - douma dance
10 - play young boy, play
11 - noada bone patatate de lingo
12 - give me my top
13 - the water too cold

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calypso 78rpm mixtape 1930's / 1940's

















01 - sam manning - quarry road
02 - sam manning - willie willie
03 - wilmoth houdini - rum & coca cola (1)
04 - wilmoth houdini - rum & coca cola (2)
05 - lord beginner - victory test match
06 - lord beginner - sergeant brown
07 - the roaring lion - african war call
08 - the roaring lion - the invasion of poland
09 - the tiger - blue basin
10 - king radio - preacherman
11 - lord iere - old time calypso
12 - duke of iron - man smart, woman smarter
13 - the roaring lion - i wouldn't work
14 - the roaring lion - woman bad
15 - the tiger - speech


see also


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caribbean rhythms from san andrés (1957)
















01 - so them bad minded
02 - congo malata
03 - sound bay gal
04 - donkey race
05 - mami te digo
06 - stickman
07 - stone cold dead in the market
08 - avelina
09 - a colombian pasillo
10 - al oscuro
11 - old lady, you're mashing me toe
12 - juancito lucupi
13 - bagee
14 - colombian pasillo
 

liner notes included
 
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music to awaken the ballroom beast (1957)

















1 - say si si
2 - take me take me
3 - teach me tonight
4 - take her to jamaica where the rum comes from
5 - beastly meringue
6 - now is the hour
7 - perfidio
8 - carnival
9 - pierconela
10 - man smart, woman smarter
11 - steelband invention
12 - gloria
13 - green faced man


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musique de mexique (1969)














1 - easter holiday in chamula
2 - alferet capitan
3 - pajarillo jultuero
4 - banda de los marineros
5 - san lorenzo tavinajel
6 - saber dance
7 - huapango huasteco
8 - adios mi morena
9 - dance od aguascalientes
10 - pilgrims songs
11 - vuelve vuelve
12 - chirimias
13 - the bear dance
14 - military brass band
15 - chirimias


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duke of iron: jungle calypso (1963)


















1 - pretty woman
2 - mickey capriani
3 - duke of the calypso
4 - potato
5 - dont stop the carnival
6 - rookoobay
7 - jam session
8 - wild indian


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rupert clemendore & john buddy williams: le jazz primitif (1961)

















01 - rupert clemendore - princess charming
02 - rupert clemendore - bomgo mood
03 - rupert clemendore - we mambo
04 - rupert clemendore - one bass hit
05 - rupert clemendore - the fly
06 - rupert clemendore - mambo basse
07 - john buddy williams - alma llanera
08 - john buddy williams - she 'pan top
09 - john buddy williams - man in dey
10 - john buddy williams - last night the landlord nearly killed me

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caribbean island music
















1 - dominican republic - calunga
2 - dominican republic - ya la ve
3 - dominican republic - amantina
4 - dominican republic - canto de hacha
5 - dominican republic - ay lolah ey
6 - dominican republic - salve corrida
7 - dominican republic - pindó mama pindó
8 - haiti - les deux jumeaux
9 - haiti - joséphine
10 - jamaica - percy where him gone?
11 - jamaica - bahl 'oman bahl
12 - jamaica - georgie lyon
13 - jamaica - emmanuel road
14 - jamaica - mango time
15 - jamaica - when i was in colón
16 - jamaica - chi chi bud-oh
17 - jamaica - obeahman
18 - dominican republic - mummies


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19 Apr 2015

juanchin y sus pleneros: asi es la plena














1 - madre espana
2 - por culpa de jose
3 - margarita
4 - maldito vicio
5 - cirila, cirila, yo soy capitan
6 - maria la de utado
7 - sueltame ya
8 - consuela mi corazon
9 - boquita de bombon
10 - chivo bohemio
11 - plena espanola
12 - ven a mis brazos

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conjunto yumuri: estampas de mi tierra














 
the original caney release

1 - dime adios carmelina
2 - pastorita
3 - comete tu pinol
4 - camina y prende el fogon
5 - son guajiro
6 - mi querer


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conjunto yumuri: la paella












 


the original caney release

1 - la paella
2 - rosa oriental
3 - se me fue
4 - al montuno
5 - la vueltabajera
6 - guampanpiro
 

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18 Apr 2015

belisario lopez: pachangas (2)















1 - sucu sucu
2 - el cameron
3 - la pachanga esta de moda
4 - y sigue adelante
5 - oye la pachanga
6 - en casa de estanislao
7 - el pajaro chogui
8 - moliendo cafe
9 - pachanga de lao
10 - dame
11 - pajaro amarillo
12 - besame y quiereme


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toto necessité: tout' cé vanité















1980

1 - rose-en-fer
2 - m'pral maré on lalo
3 - jouda
4 - rosy
5 - loulouse
 

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carnaval de port au prince














1 - haiti cherie
2 - ra ra
3 - femme
4 - ra ra
5 - rose-marie
6 - ra ra
7 - man man moin
8 - fanfare
9 - denise
10 - ra ra
11 - jean-claudiste
12 - belle paysanne

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shoogar combo: pitié pou fan-m














1 - pitié pou fan-m
2 - souv-ni kanaval
3 - augustin
4 - loi-yé kai-y

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17 Apr 2015

el septeto puerto rico















1 - el alfiler
2 - somos otros
3 - agapito
4 - me voy tranquilo
5 - enamorada
6 - felicita
7 - el pañuelito
8 - cuando salga la luna
9 - son retozon
10 - que miedo me da
11 - mi pobre corazon
12 - mi jaragual

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miguelito valdez














late 1930's - early 1940's
orchestra seems to be xavier cugat 
 
1 - bernabe
2 - blen blen blen
3 - macurije
4 - cinco hijos
5 - tunare
6 - nueva conga
7 - rumba rumbero
8 - guaira
9 - mi conga
10 - elube chango
11 - los hijos de buda
12 - en la plantacion
 

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lo mejor de perez prado (1)















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1 - el manicero
2 - mambo a la kenton
3 - tacuba
4 - mambo en sax
5 - mambo no. 5
6 - que rico el mambo
7 - mambo de paris
8 - el si mambo
9 - silbando mambo
10 - mambo del politecnico
11 - koldoba
12 - cerezo rosa
13 - patricía
14 - guaglione
15 - quien sera
16 - historia de un amor
17 - sabor a mí
18 - moliendo café
19 - la chula linda
20 - maría christina
21 - mambo de ruletero
22 - mambo no. 8
23 - batiri RCA
24 - caballo negro

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sexteto puerto rico: exitos














early 1940's

1 - cubanita
2 - no te olvidaré
3 - esa maña que tu tienes
4 - poco importa
5 - mis sueños
6 - ven
7 - mi prieta
8 - meditacion
9 - equivocaciòn
10 - cuando estoy contigo
11 - cuando dude de ti
12 - lo que yo ansio
 

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trio vegabajeño: epoca de oro(3)














1 - nadie como tu
2 - me haces pensar
3 - las penas del pierrot
4 - pobre jibarito
5 - ya te olvide
6 - se fue
7 - tu
8 - ilusion
9 - impromptu
10 - retazo


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trio vegabajeño (1940's)
















1 - en micanoa
2 - no puedo encontrarte
3 - maldita suerte
4 - las penas del pierrot
5 - pobre jibarito
6 - tierra de puerto rico
7 - aventurera
8 - me haces pensar
9 - ya te olvide
10 - tu
11 - impromptu



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16 Apr 2015

belisario lopez: a bailar la pachanga

















1 - yo no tumbo caña
2 - si señor
3 - vamos a bailar
4 - yo vine pa' ve
5 - caña y coco
6 - pachanga bum bum
7 - con las glorias
8 - vamonos pa' la pachanga
9 - lola catula
10 - no se asusten
11 - como se vive mejor
12 - catalina donde estas

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belisario lopez: prueba mi sazon















1 - con el cimarron
2 - jovenes de la avispa
3 - errante y bohemio
4 - preparate para bañarte
5 - mambo azul
6 - prueba mi sazon
7 - el dedo gordo
8 - donde estebas anoche
9 - el cameron
10 - soy de jaronu

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belisario lopez: danzones















1 - pensamiento
2 - marchetta
3 - capo de guardia
4 - blancas margaritas
5 - intermezzo
6 - la cleptomana
7 - la flauta magica
8 - ella
9 - el cadete constitucional
10 - quiereme mucho
11 - un tazza de arroz
12 - la mora

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vinicio franco: mangulinas (1972)















1 - mangulina sanjuanera
2 - la yuca
3 - el che blanco
4 - majando
5 - quiqueyana
6 - yo le canto a barahona
7 - amor profundo
8 - guayacanal
9 - miguelina
10 - la chichigua
11 - el patio de antolino
12 - ramon madora


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la sabrosona

 













1 - cuarteto de isidoro flores - la sabrosona
2 - joseito mateo - sueño azul
3 - bienvenido fabian piano y ritmo - concierto de merengue
4 - cuarteto de isidoro flores - cela que te sela
5 - ney rivera - ocurrencia
6 - vinicio franco - asi soy yo
7 - vinicio franco - la vi cuando volvo
8 - cuarteto de isidoro flores - tiene el azucar abajo
9 - bienvenido fabian piano y ritmo - ritmo di merengue
10 - cuarteto de isidoro flores - mi consuelo
11 - joseito mateo - salve di moda
12 - cuarteto de isidoro flores - la madruga
 

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isidoro flores: como la piña















1 - como la piña
2 - a la orilla del mar
3 - si la vieran
4 - papa y mama
5 - mi negrita
6 - machembe
7 - en la montañá
8 - las gayaretas
9 - yo quiero que tu me quieras
10 - la tambora
11 - florecita de caña
12 - eso si no e na
 

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isidoro flores: merengues















1 - marola
2 - medio millon
3 - el salta cocote
4 - señor sargento
5 - la tetera
6 - la salve del sabor
7 - el parrandero
8 - eso parte el alma
9 - se la pela
10 - que paso
11 - dory
12 - el merengue y la plena


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damiron: piano merengues 3















1 - apagame la vela
2 - la cruz
3 - hay que tener dos
4 - paulina
5 - loreta
6 - la subidora
7 - a lo oscuro
8 - juanita morel
9 - como baila el cojo
10 - el negrito del batey
11 - consigueme oso
12 - juancito trucupey

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damiron: piano merengues 2















1 - si tu no, la otra
2 - la batola
3 - el carabine
4 - tirale bajito
5 - el sabroson
6 - compadre pedro juan
7 - el disco rayao
8 - el pichirili
9 - chanflin
10 - vironay
11 - el tiririre
12 - por un pelito


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damiron: piano merengues 1















1 - piano merengue
2 - el aji caribe
3 - la escalerita
4 - merengue minuet
5 - que siga la fiesta
6 - merengue universal
7 - si me vas a querer
8 - merengue melodico
9 - bien apretaito
10 - ritmo de merengue
11 - piano, guira y tambora
12 - tugurucutu


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