Marijata – I Walk Alone

Artist: Marijata

Label: Gapophone Records Mr Bongo

Year of Release: 1976

Sounds From: Ghana

Posted in: Tracks

Sounds like: africa Afrobeat

Marijata was a group made up of three members – Kofi ‘Electric’ Addison on drums, Bob Fischlan on organ and Nat Osmanu on guitar, hailing from Ghana. ‘This Is Marijata’ is the groups first LP; released originally on the Gapophone label – it is pure, rootsy, raw, driving African funk music of the highest order, now highly sought-after in both its original and previously reissued forms.

Personnel: Drums – Kofi ‘Electric’ Addison / Guitar – Nat Osmanu / Organ – Bob Fischlan / Recording Engineer – F. Kwaakye

Produced in 1976 at Gapophone Records, Accra, Ghana. Recorded At Ghana Film Industry Corp. Studios. Licensed from George Prah, founder of Gapophone Records.

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