Various Artists - Da'asa: The Haunting Sounds of Yemenite-Israeli Funk 1973-1984Label: Fortuna Records
LP, Gate, with 16 Page Booklet
Fortuna Records deliver a stellar compilation of real-life magic created by immigrants from Yemen, in Tel Aviv, from the mid-seventies to the early eighties. Ranging from extremely rare to previously unreleased, these tracks are a result of a unique scene which blended funk, soul, jazz & disco with traditional Yemenite rhythms & sounds. It cannot get more obscure than this!