back on the hunt

The Hunt

“Back On the Hunt”

Visa #7013

1980

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on the warpath

Dog Soldier
s/t
United Artists #LA405G
1975

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Darkest, sweatiest Africa

The Guy Warren Sounds
“Themes for African Drums”
RCA Victor #LPM-1864
1959

Guy Warren was from Ghana. No, that’s not him on the cover.

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Surfing into your heart

The Surfers
“Tahiti”
HiFi #R417

I like the wristwatch tanline on the guy on the left.

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Legend of the Sun Virgin

Yma Sumac
“Legend of the Sun Virgin”
Capitol Records

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As if torn from the pages of National Geographic

Anna Russell
“In Darkest Africa”
Columbia #ML5195

YOUTUBE

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Johnny Pineapple

Johnny Pineapple & Co.
“From Hawaii”
Design #138

…oops, better try again…

That’s more like it…

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Hawaiian Holiday

Leni Okehu and his Surfboarders
“Hawaiian Holiday”
Bravo K-105

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The Many-Splendored Plastic Feathers of…

Los Indios Tabajaras
“The Many-Splendored Guitars of…”
RCA Victor #LSP-3413
1965

Selected track titles:

I’m Gettin’ Sentimemtal Over You
Begin the Beguine
Johnny Guitar
Comme Ci, Comme Ca

Guitarist Nato Lima apparently lives in New York and still performs occasionally. Here’s a bio from 1981.

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Los WTF’s Taba-jaras

Los Indios Taba-jaras
“Popular and Folk Songs of Latin America”
Vox #STPL 151.080

Looks like someone raided the costume closet and got a little carried away.

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