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.