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AOMAWA: THE 1970s RECORDINGS
Artist
Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids
Label
Strut
Catalogue Number
STRUT290DX
Release Date
July 15, 2022
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A brand new 4LP box set bringing together the incredible 1970s recordings of Afrofuturism pioneers The Pyramids, led by saxophonist Idris Ackamoor. The set features the remastered LPs Lalibela, King Of Kings and Birth / Speed / Merging alongside the first ever vinyl issue of their live session for KQED TV in 1975. The accompanying 12-page 12”-sized booklet features extended interviews with The Pyramids by Francis Gooding and a host of unseen photos.

Digital Track List

  1. 1 Lalibela (Lalibela Opus Part 1) The Pyramids 5:57
  2. 2 Sheba's Dance (Lalibela Opus Part 2) The Pyramids 4:24
  3. 3 High Priestess (Lalibela Opus Part 3) The Pyramids 2:39
  4. 4 Rock Churches (Lalibela Opus Part 4) The Pyramids 9:21
  5. 5 Dialogue Of The Spirits (Lalibela Opus Part 5) The Pyramids 2:25
  6. 6 Mesenko Nights (Lalibela Opus Part 6) The Pyramids 2:55
  7. 7 Indigo (Indigo Suite Part 1) The Pyramids 8:12
  8. 8 Ya A Ya A Ya A Ya A (Anubis Awakens) (Indigo Suite Part 2) The Pyramids 6:14
  9. 9 Sunset At Giza (Indigo Suite Part 3) The Pyramids 2:35
  10. 10 Lalibela (Full Version) The Pyramids 44:47
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Track List

LP 1: LALIBELA (1973)

  1. LALIBELA
  2. SHEBA’S DANCE
  3. HIGH PRIESTESS
  4. ROCK CHURCHES
  5. DIALOGUE OF THE SPIRITS
  6. MESENKO NIGHTS
  7. INDIGO
  8. YA A YA A YA A YA A
  9. SUNSET AT GIZA

LP 2: KING OF KINGS (1974)

  1. MOGHO NABA (KING OF KINGS)
  2. QUEEN OF THE SPIRITS Part 1
  3. QUEEN OF THE SPIRITS Part 2
  4. QUEEN OF THE SPIRITS Part 3
  5. NSORAMA (THE STARS)
  6. MY AFRICA

LP 3: BIRTH / SPEED / MERGING

  1. AOMAWA
  2. BIRTH / SPEED / MERGING - Part 1
  3. BIRTH / SPEED / MERGING - Part 2
  4. BIRTH / SPEED / MERGING - Part 3
  5. BIRTH / SPEED / MERGING - Part 4
  6. REAFFIRMATION - Part 1
  7. REAFFIRMATION - Part 2
  8. REAFFIRMATION - Part 3
  9. REAFFIRMATION - Part 4
  10. JAMAICAN CARNIVAL - Part 1
  11. JAMAICAN CARNIVAL – Part 2
  12. BLACK MAN AND WOMAN OF THE NILE – Part 1
  13. BLACK MAN AND WOMAN OF THE NILE – Part 2
  14. BLACK MAN AND WOMAN OF THE NILE – Part 3
  15. BLACK MAN AND WOMAN OF THE NILE – Part 4

LP 4: THE PYRAMIDS: LIVE AT KQED, 1975

1 JAMAICAN CARNIVAL
2. THE KING HE COMES
3. BLACK MAN AND WOMAN OF THE NILE
4. THEME FOR MARGAUX AND KAY

Track List: CD

CD 1: LALIBELA (1973)

  1. LALIBELA
  2. SHEBA’S DANCE
  3. HIGH PRIESTESS
  4. ROCK CHURCHES
  5. DIALOGUE OF THE SPIRITS
  6. MESENKO NIGHTS
  7. INDIGO
  8. YA A YA A YA A YA A
  9. SUNSET AT GIZA

CD 2: KING OF KINGS (1974)

  1. MOGHO NABA (KING OF KINGS)
  2. QUEEN OF THE SPIRITS Part 1
  3. QUEEN OF THE SPIRITS Part 2
  4. QUEEN OF THE SPIRITS Part 3
  5. NSORAMA (THE STARS)
  6. MY AFRICA

CD 3: BIRTH / SPEED / MERGING

  1. AOMAWA
  2. BIRTH / SPEED / MERGING - Part 1
  3. BIRTH / SPEED / MERGING - Part 2
  4. BIRTH / SPEED / MERGING - Part 3
  5. BIRTH / SPEED / MERGING - Part 4
  6. REAFFIRMATION - Part 1
  7. REAFFIRMATION - Part 2
  8. REAFFIRMATION - Part 3
  9. REAFFIRMATION - Part 4
  10. JAMAICAN CARNIVAL - Part 1
  11. JAMAICAN CARNIVAL – Part 2
  12. BLACK MAN AND WOMAN OF THE NILE – Part 1
  13. BLACK MAN AND WOMAN OF THE NILE – Part 2
  14. BLACK MAN AND WOMAN OF THE NILE – Part 3
  15. BLACK MAN AND WOMAN OF THE NILE – Part 4

CD 4: THE PYRAMIDS: LIVE AT KQED, 1975

1 JAMAICAN CARNIVAL
2. THE KING HE COMES
3. BLACK MAN AND WOMAN OF THE NILE
4. THEME FOR MARGAUX AND KAY

Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids

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