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Mebsouta (reissue)

Formato: 12" reeditado
Nº catál.: THANKYOU 004
Editado: 27 Nov 19
Género: Disco/Reediciones
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Tracklist
Cara 1
1. "Mebsouta" (4:31)
Cara 2
1. "Al Eih" (4:18)
2. "Rekka" (bonus beats chant) (5:02)
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Review

These days we're used to obscure dance records from around the world getting the reissue treatment. Even so, this previously CD-only Egyptian release from 1991 is a particularly deep pick. Happily, it's well worth the reissue treatment, particularly the breezy, colourful and deliciously groovy opener "Mabsouta", a bubbly and breathy synth-pop cover of Suzanne Vega classic "Tom's Diner" that wraps Simone's Egyptian vocals and sparkling pianos around a stunning synth bassline. You'll find more summery, almost Balearic synth-pop on the flip via the cheeky Hammond organ riffs, glistening guitars and dewy-eyed chords of "Al Eih". To round things off in style, Castro-Moore offers up a brilliant "Bonus Beats Chant" version of sparse but heavy drum machine and synthesizer jam "Rekka".

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