Saturday, November 3, 2012

African Psychedelic Music, A Look @ & Listen To ‘Sir’ Victor Uwaifo

On my MindsiMedia You Tube station we have a playlist of African / psychedelic music. This morning I was looking around for some new clips to add to it when I came across the sounds and story of ‘Sir’ Victor Uwaifo. A fascinating guitarist / artist from Nigeria. Here is a link to a post about him and a look and listen to his music and art.

“His biggest hit, “Guitar Boy and Mamiwater” (1966), was inspired by his encounter with a mermaid while lounging on a beach. The incident (which he swears is true) also inspired him to invent a “revolving guitar”.“

To read the whole post click here.

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