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Little things voodoo

Voodoo in Haiti

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Paradise embossed

“Pa’que pa’ que” and “Sombrero Sao”   Lyra Records from Bolivia     These are beautiful little covers with bright, rich saturated colors.   I don’t know how these were printed, but the ink is thick and textured to the touch.

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High flutin’

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The World’s Greatest Flutist Esy Morales   “Jungle Fantasy”   Rainbow Records

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“Did you trade my loincloth for a monkey?”

“Jungla”   by Leo Soto on Musart.

Thanks to everyone that joined in the fun and suggested titles.     Lots of funny ones, but we liked this one best that came in from Lp cover lover Christian, who’s won an Lp Cover Lover T-shirt courtesy of The Vinyl District!

(Our friends at The Vinyl District are sponsoring today’s search for the best caption to the above album cover. Win a men’s or woman’s LP Cover Lover T-shirt courtesy of The Vinyl District, an awesome site for music lovers and record afficiandos like you and me!   Send in your best caption to the “comments” section.   We’ll be posting the winning title here and at http://vinyldistrict.blogspot.com/ on Friday,     And yes, that’s a little monkey in the bushes.)

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Tropic thunder

Thurston Knudson “Rouses you with the Rhythm of Tropic Drums”   Tempo Records.

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Do you believe in magic?

Embrujo Tropical   Acerina y su Danzonera   Columbia Records Harmony Series

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“I am the god of hell fire, and I bring you…

Memo Salamanca y Su Orquesta Interpreta Doce Exitos de Rafael Hernandez   Peerless Records

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Aphrodisia

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Tribal head

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Antill: “Corroboree” (Suite from Ballet) Sir Eugene Goosens Conducting The London Symphony Orchestra. Evererst Stereo.

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Satisfied and tickled too

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I love this guy.   So happy.   With his hookah pipe, round belly, turban and upturned moostache.   Sweet dreams Mustafa.

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