About the show
Playing tracks by
Mongo Santamaria, Jackie Mittoo, Jacob Miller, E.T. Mensah & His Tempos Band, Phineas Newborn Jr. and more.
Here it is, another freshly blended serving of Rum Punch! This time it's a special edition for the summer- over 1 hour of rare tropical rhythms for your listening enjoyment. Calypso from Trinidad! Ska, Reggae & Dub from Jamaica! Highlife from Nigeria and Ghana! Mambo, Boogaloo and Jazz from Cuba, Puerto Rico and USA! Bossa Nova from Brazil and Italy! Biguine & Folklore from Guadeloupe and Martinique! All ingredients present in this concoction... so have fun.
As always, this mix was recorded from the original LPs and 45s.