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National Wake - National Wake

As featured in the film documentary  "Punk in Afrika". Recorded in 1981 this fusion of ska,reggae, punk and afro influences make it one of the most landmark albums in South African music history- as one critic said "The album that The Clash should have made". Comes complete with bonus tracks , extensive liner notes and photos.

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RETRO FRESH is an imprint label dedicated to the preservation of classic South African pop & rock music of the last 30 years ... each release, many available for the first time on cd, has been digitally remastered with bonus tracks including live, studio out takes, demos and unreleased songs. Where possible the original artwork has been retained but has been extended to include great pics, in-depth liner notes written by some of the country's leading music journalists, rare memorabilia and artist commentary. All releases are artist approved.

So from the Afro rock sounds of Hawk and the bluesy wail of Otis Waygood to the ethotronic funk of éVoid and the psychotic psychedelia of Falling Mirror RETRO FRESH brings you the best musical memories...