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Hailu Mergia (Uncredited)

Hailu Mergia

“The sound is good… the sound is modern and old fashioned. The melodies are very nice melodies, so because of this, everybody had some kind of…. nostalgia.” That’s how Hailu Mergia describes the sound of his album Hailu Mergia & His Classical Instrument, the most recent release on the Awesome Tapes From Africa label. In short, Mergia is a keyboardist, arranger, composer, and veteran of the Addis scene.

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Multiflora Productions Presents Hailu Mergia and Low Mentality 2/11/14: Multiflora Productions Presents Hailu Mergia and Low Mentality

The Ethiopian accordion and keyboardist extraordinaire began his career as part of the Walias Band and has since released several solo recordings.

Multiflora Productions Presents Hailu Mergia and Low Mentality

The Ethiopian accordion and keyboardist extraordinaire began his career as part of the Walias Band and has since released several solo recordings.

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