I apologize for not posting this sooner. My wife went into labor last week and I have been quite busy taking care of the new mom and baby.
The 3 winners for the Mulatu Astatke and Heliocentrics album are Jim Champion from Texas and Jay Johnson and John Watson, both from California.
1Q. Name the Ethiopian label for which Mulatu Astatke recorded many of his classics in the late 60s and 70s.
2Q. Collaborating with Mulatu on the new album are the Heliocentrics who are led by this drummer.
2A. Malcolm Catto
3Q. A song on the new album, Inspiration Information Vol. 3, is named after an instrument used by Ethiopian minstrels. Name that instrument.
Thank you to K7/Strut for providing a few copies to give away and thank you to the Soul-Sides faithful for your continued support!