Label: Philips – Ph 214

Artist:Belaynesh Wubante & Assegedetch Kassa (with Mulatu Astatke)

Side A/B: Alemiye / Gubiliye

Grade: G+ to Vg

Track titles: Alemiye / Gubiliye

Deep double sider from a couple of young ladies who used to sing together in an Addis Ababa bar. Mulatu heard them and said ‘why don’t we try something…’

One of 2 x 45s that they cut on consecutive Philips releases.

Some psyche sounds in there plus extended solos in the mid section of each track. Deeep!

Side A: Alemiye

Side B: Gubiliye