Jonathan Richman, Egyptian Reggae  
Jonathan Richman
Egyptian Reggae
GBR 7inch 
Label: Jazzman
Release Year: 2006
Style: Funk & Soul
 
  Tracks  
  Egyptian Reggae  
  Our Wedding Night  
  How can you describe someone who claims to be “the coolest of the uncool in popular music”, and bears a resemblance to none other than Alan Partridge himself? Jonathan Richman is the chap who released the catchy instrumental ‘Egyptian Reggae’ onto an unsuspecting public in 1977. It was even featured on the prestigious BBC show Top of the Pops, with the leggy Pans People doing the usual saucy-but-cheesy dance routine, this time inspired by middle-eastern belly-dancing amidst jerky bent arm motions, which inspired a dance craze nationwide! “Egyptian Reggae” was the thing, the latest craze, where the action was at! Getting to #5 in the UK, and a #1 hit in Europe, dancers around the globe grooved like they’d never grooved to before. Now it’s 20 years on, and it seems nothing’s changed. DJs - try it out – watch the smiles appear on the faces, and watch the dancers do their thing – Egyptian style! Everyone likes surprises, and nobody likes a musical surprise more than we at Jazzman. Just when you think you’ve heard it all, along comes Cecil Leuter’s ‘Pop Electronique’ (JM.010) or Nino Nardini’s ‘Poltergeist’ (JM.024) - they blow you to bits! The wild, the crazy, the downright lunatic – probably the kind of music the great, late Syd Barrett dreamt of making while sipping his acid-laced tea. Well here we are again, this time sneaking off with some music they play at weddings in Egypt. This one’s called ‘Wedding Night’, and if the first few seconds of this nutty piece of nuttiness is anything to go by, there will be some very strange things to look forward to in the bridal suite! I need a fast boat to Cairo with my bride-to-be – and I want it now! Recently used to great effect by DJ Sayem for Guts' "And The Living Is Easy - Remix"  
      Wish List  
  Price: CHF 16.00   Currently not on stock!
Please check back later or call us for more information:
+41 (0)43 322 02 04
 
  Releases of the same artist  
  No items found ..  
  Releases of the same label  
  Aaron Neville, Hercules  
Aaron Neville
Hercules
[Jazzman]
GBR 7inch  Wish List
CHF 14.00 Restocking!
 
  Ada Moore, The Devil Is A Woman  
Ada Moore
The Devil Is A Woman
[Jazzman]
GBR 7inch  Wish List
CHF 15.00 Add To Cart
 
  Alan Lee, An Australian Jazz Anthology  
Alan Lee
An Australian Jazz Anthology
[Jazzman]
GBR 1xLP  Wish List
CHF 28.00 Restocking!
 
  Blue Rhythm Combo, BRC's Groove (3x7inch Box)  
Blue Rhythm Combo
BRC's Groove (3x7inch Box)
[Jazzman]
GBR Box  Wish List
CHF 30.00 Restocking!
 
  France Gall, Zozoi  
France Gall
Zozoi
[Jazzman]
GBR 7inch  Wish List
CHF 13.00 Add To Cart
 
  J.Rocc, J-Rocc vs J-Man  
J.Rocc
J-Rocc vs J-Man
[Jazzman]
TIP  
GBR 1xCD  Wish List
CHF 30.00 Restocking!
 
  Jack Costanzo, Mr. Bongo  
Jack Costanzo
Mr. Bongo
[Jazzman]
GBR 2xLP  Wish List
CHF 30.00 Add To Cart
 
  Jef Gilson, Jef Gilson EP  
Jef Gilson
Jef Gilson EP
[Jazzman]
GBR 7inch  Wish List
CHF 19.00 Add To Cart
 
  Jef Gilson, Chansons De Jazz  
Jef Gilson
Chansons De Jazz
[Jazzman]
GBR 10inch  Wish List
CHF 27.00 Restocking!
 
  Jef Gilson Et Malagasy, Jef Gilson Et Malagasy (5LP Box & 7  
Jef Gilson Et Malagasy
Jef Gilson Et Malagasy (5LP Box & 7")
[Jazzman]
GBR Box  Wish List
CHF 125.00 Add To Cart
 
  Letta Mbulu, What's Wrong With Groovin'  
Letta Mbulu
What's Wrong With Groovin'
[Jazzman]
GBR 7inch  Wish List
CHF 10.00 Restocking!
 
  Louis Xavier & Synchro Rythmic Ecclectic Language, Sipote  
Louis Xavier & Synchro Rythmic Ecclectic Language
Sipote
[Jazzman]
GBR 7inch  Wish List
CHF 14.00 Add To Cart
 
  Manny Corchado, Pow-Wow  
Manny Corchado
Pow-Wow
[Jazzman]
GBR 7inch  Wish List
CHF 14.00 Add To Cart
 
  Mark Capanni, I Believe In Miracles  
Mark Capanni
I Believe In Miracles
[Jazzman]
GBR 7inch  Wish List
CHF 15.00 Restocking!
 
  Marlena Shaw, California Soul  
Marlena Shaw
California Soul
[Jazzman]
FRA 7inch  Wish List
CHF 14.00 Restocking!
 
A-Team
Trouble
[Seance Centre]
Angelo Ioakimoglu
The Nireus Years 1995-1997
[Into The Light]
Artis
Caecilia
[Safe Trip]
Augustus Pablo
Eastman Dub
[Greensleeves]
Bruxas
Sirocco
[Dekmantel]
Comptons Most Wanted
Music To Driveby
[Get On Down]
Conway , SonnyJim
Death By Misadventure
[Daupe!]
Darling
Tulipa Moves
[Safe Trip]
David Axelrod
Song Of Innocence
[Now Again]
Dazion
Dragon Wave
[Safe Trip]
Di Melo
A.E.I.O.U.
[Favorite Records]
Dick Dickson
In The Pocket
[BeauMonde Records]
El Michels Affair
Unathi
[Big Crown]
Elaquent
Baker's Dozen
[Fat Beats]
Eleventeen Eston
At The Water
[Growing Bin Records]
Ernie Hawks & The Soul Investigators
Cold Turkey Time
[Timmion Records]
Helio Matheus
Matheus Segundo Matheus
[Athens Of The North]
Icio Omegha
Psycho Cruise - Private Home Recordings 1984/1991
[Futuribile]
J.Rocc
Funky President Edits Vol.6
[Beat Junkie Sound]
Jack Pattern
Subliminale Materiale Ep
[Lustpoderosa]
Javier Marimon
Hoy
[Kizen Records]
José Manclière
Doubout Pou Gadé
[Diggersdigest]
Kalima
(Where Is The) Sunshine Pt. I
[Chuwanaga]
Kuniyuki Takahashi
Early Tape Works (1986-1993) Vol. 2
[Music From Memory]
Larry Heard
Missing You
[Alleviated Records]
MC Breed & DFC
MC Breed & DFC
[Snow Dog]
Muslims And Christians
Kamal Keila
[Habibi Funk]
MZ Boom Bap
Wakilisha Instrumentals
[vinyldigital]
Ntombi Ndaba
Tomorrow
[Afrosynth]
Ozay Moore
In The Wake Of O
[Illect]
Pablo's Eye
Bardo For Pablo
[Stroom]
River Yarra
#Lucky #Boy
[Antinote]
Senora
Senora
[Growing Bin Records]
Skymark
Find A Place In This Crazy World (Ron Trent Mix)
[Rush Hour]
Slum Village
The Lost Scrolls 2 (Slum Village Edition)
[Ne'Astra Music Group]
Step By Step
Time After Time
[Numero Group]
Sth. Notional
Yawn Yawn Yawn
[Archeo Recordings]
Thee Lakesiders
Si Me Faltaras Tu
[Big Crown]
V/A
Cassiopeia A EP
[Nebulae]
V/A
Chébran - French Boogie 1982-1989
[Born Bad]
V/A
Welcome To Paradise (Italian Dream House 90-94) Vol. 3
[Safe Trip]
Various
Golden Hits - 10 Years Of Munich Hip Hop
[Tramp Records]
Various
J-Jazz (Deep Modern Jazz From Japan 1969-84)
[BBE Records]
Videopath
A Cure For Melancholy
[Peach Discs]
Will Dimaggio
At Ease
[Futures Times]
  1. Ben Pirani
Light Of My Life
 
  2. Ben Pirani
Art School Girl
 
  3. Roc Marciano
RR2- The Bitter Dose
 
  4. Thee Lakesiders
Si Me Faltaras Tu
 
  5. Altin Gün
On
 
  6. Bluestaeb
Everything is Always a Process
 
  7. Comptons Most Wanted
Music To Driveby
 
  8. Euraf Yard Sound Große Systim
Cannibals
 
  9. Jack Pattern
Subliminale Materiale Ep
 
  10. Jonny Benavidez & Cold Diamond & Mink
Let's Get Together