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Matumbi

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Matumbi

Matumbi has been played on NTS over 10 times, featured on 13 episodes and was first played on 24 May 2014.

A British roots reggae band, active in the 70s. Their style was soulful and melodic.

Great Britain has produced several great roots bands -- Steel Pulse, Aswad, Misty In Roots, and Black Slate among them but Matumbi is one of the earliest and most influential. They formed in 1972 in London at a time when roots in Jamaica itself was just entering its prime.

The leader Dennis Bovell is a legendary reggae guitarist and music producer. He also released…

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Frenz
Matumbi
Extinguish Records1980
Frenz
MatumbiExtinguish Records1980
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After Tonight
Matumbi
Safari Records1976
After Tonight
MatumbiSafari Records1976
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Man in Me
Matumbi
Matumbi Music Corp1976
Man in Me
MatumbiMatumbi Music Corp1976
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Music In The Air
Matumbi
EMI2001
Music In The Air
MatumbiEMI2001
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Man in Me
Matumbi
Trojan Records1980
Man in Me
MatumbiTrojan Records1980
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The Man In Me
Matumbi
Trojan Records1976
The Man In Me
MatumbiTrojan Records1976
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In Daylight
Matumbi
Solid Groove Records0
In Daylight
MatumbiSolid Groove Records0
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Brother Louie
Matumbi
Trojan Records1977
Brother Louie
MatumbiTrojan Records1977
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Law Of The Land
Matumbi
Trojan Records1977
Law Of The Land
MatumbiTrojan Records1977
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