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Catalogue                 Group                                                 A side/B side                                                                  Year

Number

Wamumbe 01      Gatanga Young Star                   Kuul/Mwari Wa Titu


Wamumbe 2        Gatanga Young Star                   A: Macokio Ma Kuui

                                                                          B: Maithori Tugutura Turiraga


Wamumbe 3        New Gatanga Sound                  Thoni Ni Ciaki?/Sereta





WAMUMBE

A label run by Kikuyu band leader Jospeh Wamumbe and it seems likely that Gatanga Young Star and New Gatanga Sound are essentially the same outfit. Wamumbe 01 is in the British Library’s National Sound Archive, and – in July 2013 – Fredrik Lavik alerted me to the two singles that followed.