Saturday, August 13, 2016

VA - Back In The U.S.S.R. (Funky & Groovy Sounds From The Soviet Union 1971-1979)




Well, here is a mixtape I made with funky and groovy sounds from the Soviet Union 1971-1979. You get hard instrumental funk, groovy bossa, some cool swingin' vocal groups, soulful disco, library music, jazz-funk, etc. Keep on keepin' on!

01. Sovremennik Orchestra - Hello Sovremennik! (1974)
02. Andrei Petrov - Modniy Tanec (1977)
03. Collage - Mets Neidude Vahel (1978)
04. Kobza - Progulka (1972)
05. Jaan Kuman Instrumental Ensemble - Terminus (1976)
06. Marju Kuut - Maskeraad (1976)
07. Pavel Aedonitsky - Serebryanye Svadby (1979)
08. Raduga - Day Is Breaking (1979)
09. Viktor Ignatyevs Ensemble - Krasye Maki (1974)
10. Ariel Ensemble - Otdavali Molodu (1973)
11. Yuri Morozov - Neizyasnimoe (1978)
12. Vyacheslav Mescherin Ensemble - Boat Trip (1975)
13. Gennady Gladkov - Attraction (1974)
14. Vodogray - Vospominanie (1978)
15. Pesnyary - Rushniki (1971)
16. Melodiya - Pochemu (1973)
17. Orfeij - Zugre (1979)
18. Charivny Guitars - Go Away (1979)
19. Aleksey Ekimyan - Vanskaya Legenda (1979)
20. Aleksander Zatsepin - Tanec Shamana (1974)


7 comments:

  1. well, this is just way too temptingly intriguing to not investigate. thanks.

    -erasmus

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    1. Thank you! The only thing you heard from this "union" in the 70s and 80s was about their sports and olympic teams - but tey were groovy too;-)

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  2. Who'd a thunk it. Groovy Commies. I have to listen to this.

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    1. Ha ha - yeah, those grooves were well hidden outside the "union" those days I guess.

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  3. You really do continue to excel yourself - i'm going to listen to this one straight away, no waiting for random shuffle! Thanks for all these fabulous compilations

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    1. Thank you so much for your kind words. I'm happy you find those mixtapes groovy:-)

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  4. Hells ya.Count me in.A smoke with Brezniev.!! ??

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