FUTUR ANTÉRIEUR : Bongo Joe 5 Years

by Various Artists

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    releases April 16, 2021

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Hyperculte - Goutli Bye Bye (Nordine Staifi)
Mauskovic Dance Band - In Moskou Is Het Koud (Moscú Está Helado - Esplendor Geométrico)
Meril Wubslin - Elida (Michel Legris)
Orchestre Tout Puissant Marcel Duchamp - I Doubt (Tres)
Lalalar - Ninja Partisi (Fars Musiqisi - Rüstəm Quliyev)
La Tène - La Montée de Hofer (Untitled - Andreas Hofer)
L'Eclair - Moi Qui Bizin Travail (Allan Meller)
Tout Bleu - Her Head Is Brakin Intu Foîr (Carlos Perón)
Mameen 3 - Computered Love (Carole Rich)
Amami - Shake It Baby (Jessie Mae Hemphill)
Pixvae - Elida (Michel Legris)
Nyati Mayi & The Astral Synth Transmitters - Goombay Rock (Blind Blake)
The Ångströmers - Plime La Misère (Alain Peters)


Bongo Joe celebrate their 5 year anniversary with FUTUR ANTÉRIEUR, a digital compilation of 19 brand new tracks, created by Bongo Joe’s contemporary artist community, who provide their own stamp and interpretation of tracks that have previously been released as part of the label’s celebrated re-issue catalogue of archaeological discoveries. The anniversary and compilation release coincides with the re-opening of the Les Disques Bongo Joe’s record store, relocated to a new home on the banks of Lake Geneva, which opened for trade in March.

Re-affirming the label’s disregard of genres and boundaries, the compilation sees artists like Bogota and Colombia’s pioneering and eccentric cumbia artist Meridian Brothers take on Extranos Juegos by the Spanish group Zombies (LA CONTRA OLA: Synth Wave & Post Punk from Spain 1980-86), the Geneva residents-en-psych-groove L’Eclair take on Mauritian singer Allen Meller on Moin Qui Bizin Travail (Soul Sega Sa! Indian Ocean Segas From The 70s) and Turkish outfit Derya Yildirim & Grup Simsek reinterpret Ay Dili Dili from Azerbaijan guitarist Rüstem Quliyev, whose retrospective album Azerbaijani Gitara was released in 2020.

Founder of the label, Cyril Yeterian, half of Cyril Cyril, recollects, “Looking back to our past 5 years' mixed catalog of music from the past and the present made us immediately think about bridging these musical worlds into one. Several bands we have on our roster told us our reissues inspired their music so it sounded like the obvious thing to propose, to all our current bands on the label.”

In just five years Bongo Joe has established itself as a label on a mission, doing things on their own terms, without hierarchy making sense of the world and industry from their community base and record store/cafe/DJ and event space in Geneva Switzerland; and it’s a method that has garnered much respect, with audiences and artists alike. The present compilation is the result of this vibrating energy coming from the shores of Geneva Lake.

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releases April 16, 2021


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