Catalogue Group A side/B side Year
PIYO 02 Victoria C Band J Oriedo Ogutu/Rose Watia Kinda
PIYO 5 Orch Nyanza Five Pamela Auma/I.S. Sidero
A NAM Productions of Kisumu label that is an outlet for the ever prolific Luo benga band. As Victoria C Kings, they recorded for Editions Abu, Osogo Winyo Manyasi, Zeze and as Victoria C Band for Koth Wuon Chiemo, Lake Victoria.
One day I hope someone will write the definitive account of the different incarnations of the Victoria bands and how they relate to each other.
PIYO 02 turned up at London’s Sounds of the Universe record store in January 2009, with details of PIYO 5 coming from Sofiane of Groovy Record in Paris in April 2011.
WICH JAWIL PIYO