Mariam Wangu (live at WOMAD Carlyon Bay 1989)

Remmy Ongala & Orchestre Super Matimila

Remmy Ongala and Orchestre Super Matamila perform at WOMAD Festival in Carlyon Bay, Cornwall in 1989. ‘Mariam Wangu’ features on Remmy’s first album for Real World Records, Songs For The Poor Man.

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