The Afro-Americans - Sticks Evans - Lila St. John: "Africa Laments"
[Public Arts P.A. 610]

Exotica motifs: Vibraphone/Marimba Wordless vocals Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm African/Safari theme
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added: 2012-09-05

Alfredito and His Orchestra: "Chop Suey Mambo"
[Rainbow 45-243]

Exotica motifs: Far Eastern theme Vibraphone/Marimba Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm
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added: 2013-01-28

Al Simms Sextet: "Jungle Slave Dance"
[American International Records 45-501]

Exotica motifs: Accordian Bird/Animal calls Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Flute Jungle/Tropics/Island theme Unusual instrumentation Harp Overt Les Baxter influence
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added: 2010-07-01

Andre Brummer: "Tumba"
[Motif 30-001]

Exotica motifs: Accordian Chanting Lyrics with exotic theme Unusual percussion Organ Oboe Overt Les Baxter influence West Indies/Voodoo theme
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added: 2010-07-01

The Atmospheres: "Kabalo"
[Lin 5023-45]

Exotica motifs: Vibraphone/Marimba Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm African/Safari theme
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added: 2011-05-23

Bailey's Nervous Kats featuring James Mills: "Cobra"
[Camelia 45-100-33-CB]

Exotica motifs: Far Eastern theme Tremolo guitar
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added: 2013-02-13

Bat'ya: "Main Theme of Exodus"
[Chelan C-500]

Exotica motifs: Unusual percussion Vibraphone/Marimba Wordless vocals Overt Yma Sumac influence Middle Eastern/Indian theme
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added: 2010-07-01

Big Walter and the Thunderbirds: "Watusie Freeze Part 1"
[Global 409]

Exotica motifs: Bird/Animal calls Organ African/Safari theme
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added: 2010-07-01

Billy Bo & His Arrows: "Voodoo Rhythm"
[Polaris 400]

Exotica motifs: West Indies/Voodoo theme
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added: 2013-09-17

Billy Saint featuring Bill Osborne Combo: "Tanganyika"
[Seafair 45-106]

Exotica motifs: Lyrics with exotic theme Unusual percussion Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Flute Unusual instrumentation African/Safari theme
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added: 2010-07-01

Biscaynes with Co-Encidentals: "Midnight in Montevideo"
[Co-Encidental 45 - Coen - 01]

Exotica motifs: Wordless vocals Tremolo guitar Pronounced use of echo Latin American theme
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added: 2010-07-01

The Blue Jeans: "Moon Mist"
[Souvenir SR-1007]

Exotica motifs: Unusual percussion Wordless vocals Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Tremolo guitar Outer space theme Pronounced use of echo
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added: 2010-07-01

Bob Keene Orchestra: "Swahili"
[Donna 1341]

Exotica motifs: Chanting Bird/Animal calls Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Flute African/Safari theme
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added: 2012-09-21

Carmen Lesay: "Sunset Mood"
[Kal K-602]

Exotica motifs: Vibraphone/Marimba Wordless vocals Bird/Animal calls Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Flute Exotic sound effects Overt Yma Sumac influence Overt Les Baxter influence
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added: 2010-07-01

Carmen: "Isle of Love"
[Inferno 100]

Exotica motifs: Lyrics with exotic theme Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Jungle/Tropics/Island theme
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added: 2013-08-27

The Centuries: "Polynesian Paradise"
[Cleopatra C-2]

Exotica motifs: Wordless vocals Tremolo guitar Polynesian/Pacific theme
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added: 2010-07-27

The Charades: "Flamingo"
[Skylark 45-502]

Exotica motifs: Lyrics with exotic theme Jungle/Tropics/Island theme Tremolo guitar
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added: 2010-07-01

Chuck (Big Guitar) Ernest with the Satellite Band: "Blue Oasis"
[Delcro 45-826A]

Exotica motifs: Tremolo guitar Cymbal roll/gong Middle Eastern/Indian theme
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added: 2010-09-21

Dave Brubeck Featuring Ragu: "Raga Theme for Ragu"
[Columbia 4-44345]

Exotica motifs: Unusual percussion Unusual instrumentation Drones Middle Eastern/Indian theme Finger cymbals/tambourine
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added: 2010-07-01

Dave "Diddlie" Day: "Blue Moon Baby"
[Fee Bee FB-212-A]

Exotica motifs: Organ Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Tremolo guitar Latin American theme
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added: 2014-01-07

Del-Tones: "Taboo"
[Storm S-983]

Exotica motifs: Unusual percussion Organ Tremolo guitar Pronounced use of echo Polynesian/Pacific theme
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added: 2010-07-01

Don Reed featuring the Voice of Love: "Nature Boy"
[A&R SR-1001-A]

Exotica motifs: Wordless vocals Pronounced use of echo
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added: 2012-12-09

Don Sargent and the Buddies: "Voodoo Kiss"
[Catalina 4514]

Exotica motifs: Lyrics with exotic theme Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Pronounced use of echo West Indies/Voodoo theme
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added: 2010-07-01

Doris Drew: "Abada-Abadu"
[KaHill KA-1015]

Exotica motifs: Lyrics with exotic theme Middle Eastern/Indian theme Finger cymbals/tambourine
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added: 2012-08-08

Eddie Kochak & Hakki Obadia: "Jazz in Port Said (Bossa Nova Araby)"
[Georgette 403]

Exotica motifs: Unusual percussion Flute Unusual instrumentation Drones Middle Eastern/Indian theme
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added: 2010-07-01

Eddie Wiggins Jazz Combo: "Manteca"
[Beam 7001]

Exotica motifs: Accordian Chanting Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm
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added: 2010-07-01

Elmo Garcia and His Orchestra: "Island Love Chant"
[Bethlehem BEP 107]

Exotica motifs: Chanting Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Jungle/Tropics/Island theme
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added: 2010-07-01

The Embers and Joe Mack Lackey: "Alexandria"
[Newtime 513B]

Exotica motifs: Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Middle Eastern/Indian theme
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added: 2010-07-01

Esy Morales: The Worlds Greatest Flutist and His Orchestra: "Jungle Fantasy"
[Rainbow EP-605A]

Exotica motifs: Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Flute Jungle/Tropics/Island theme
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added: 2010-07-01

Everett Mills: "Bongo"
[Protone 45-114-R]

Exotica motifs: Lyrics with exotic theme Organ Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm
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added: 2013-11-19

The Fabulous Pearls: "Jungle Bunny"
[Dooto 448A-45]

Exotica motifs: Lyrics with exotic theme Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm
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added: 2010-07-01

The Gaytones: "Nona"
[Val 009-B]

Exotica motifs: Organ Flute Tremolo guitar Cymbal roll/gong
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added: 2012-07-11

Gene Sikora & the Irrationals: "Tanganyika"
[Coin 45-1506]

Exotica motifs: Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Pronounced use of echo African/Safari theme
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added: 2010-11-08

George Loa - Maui Loa (Little Brother): "Cosmic Climax (Polynesian Chant of Green Creation)"
[Green Power GP-103]

Exotica motifs: Chanting Wordless vocals Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Flute Narration Polynesian/Pacific theme
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added: 2010-07-01

George Shearing Quintet: "Drume Negrita"
[MGM K12038]

Exotica motifs: Vibraphone/Marimba Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Jungle/Tropics/Island theme
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added: 2014-04-23

Gerald Wilson and His Orchestra: "Algerian Fantasy (Part 1)"
[Federal 12208]

Exotica motifs: Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Flute Middle Eastern/Indian theme
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added: 2013-03-20

Harold Spina's... Argyle Entertainers: "Hurricane!"
[Pro 005]

Exotica motifs: Accordian Chanting Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Flute Overt Les Baxter influence
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added: 2010-07-01

Harvey Anderson - Modern Jazz Quartet: "Jivaro"
[Bayou 703]

Exotica motifs: Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Jungle/Tropics/Island theme Overt Martin Denny influence Cymbal roll/gong Latin American theme
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added: 2010-07-01

Humberto Morales y su Mambo de la Selva: "Guili Guili"
[Columbia F 4-30-2 4-6657-X]

Exotica motifs: Chanting Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Unusual instrumentation
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added: 2014-01-22

The Irridescents: "Bali Ha'i"
[Hawk HAW-4001]

Exotica motifs: Cymbal roll/gong Polynesian/Pacific theme
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added: 2013-05-21

The Islanders: "Forbidden Island"
[Mayflower M-22]

Exotica motifs: Organ Maritime/Castaway theme Exotic sound effects Tremolo guitar Cymbal roll/gong
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added: 2010-10-20

Jack La Forge: "The Cleopatra Kick"
[Regina R-284]

Exotica motifs: Organ Unusual instrumentation Cymbal roll/gong Middle Eastern/Indian theme Finger cymbals/tambourine
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added: 2010-12-08

Jack Medell and His Orchestra: "Umbe'"
[United U-213]

Exotica motifs: Chanting Bird/Animal calls Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Flute African/Safari theme
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added: 2010-07-01

The James Arr Septette: "Congo Elegy"
[Scott No. 1541]

Exotica motifs: Chanting Bird/Animal calls Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Pronounced use of echo African/Safari theme
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added: 2011-11-28

Jeri Simpson: "In My Black Lace"
[Sun-Kist S-700]

Exotica motifs: Lyrics with exotic theme Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Jungle/Tropics/Island theme
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added: 2010-07-01

Jerry & the Catalinas: "The Arabian Knight"
[Veroona 45-JLR 101A]

Exotica motifs: Wordless vocals Middle Eastern/Indian theme Finger cymbals/tambourine
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added: 2013-02-26

Jerry and the Landslides: "Green Fire"
[PPX-441-B]

Exotica motifs: Vibraphone/Marimba Organ Tremolo guitar
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added: 2013-07-26

Jimbo's Combo: "Hokus Pokus"
[Vik-Tro JR-32102-V]

Exotica motifs: Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Pronounced use of echo Overt Martin Denny influence
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added: 2010-07-01

Jimmie McGriff: "Jungle Cat, pt. 1"
[Jell 502]

Exotica motifs: Organ Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Jungle/Tropics/Island theme
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added: 2010-07-01

Jimmy Briggs with Willie Moore's Quintet: "Spanish Guitar"
[Beverly 45-754]

Exotica motifs: Lyrics with exotic theme
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added: 2014-03-28

Jimmy Owens & Group Featuring Kaino Bongos: "El Frejoles (The Bean)"
[Goad RJ-102]

Exotica motifs: Bird/Animal calls Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm
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added: 2010-07-01

Jim Pierce: "Seventh Veil"
[Republic 1074]

Exotica motifs: Middle Eastern/Indian theme
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added: 2010-07-01

Joann Auborn and the Rays: "Tanganyika"
[Dial D-2211]

Exotica motifs: Lyrics with exotic theme Bird/Animal calls Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm African/Safari theme
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added: 2012-01-03

The Johnny Lewis Trio and Millie: "Snake Hips"
[Coral 62354]

Exotica motifs: Wordless vocals Organ Unusual instrumentation Middle Eastern/Indian theme
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added: 2010-07-01

The Kicks: "Mist"
[Bamboo 509]

Exotica motifs: Unusual percussion Flute
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added: 2010-07-01

The La Bombas: "Taboo"
[New Teenage Record Co. NT 5000]

Exotica motifs: Vibraphone/Marimba Wordless vocals Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Exotic sound effects Polynesian/Pacific theme
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added: 2012-02-15

Lawrence Bros. Combo: "Pyramid"
[Bertram International 45-213]

Exotica motifs: Accordian Middle Eastern/Indian theme Finger cymbals/tambourine
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added: 2011-09-27

Lenny and the Thundertones: "The Moon of Manakoora"
[Astra 2002-B]

Exotica motifs: Cymbal roll/gong Polynesian/Pacific theme
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added: 2013-06-14

Les Baxter's Orchestra: "The Left Arm of Buddha"
[Capitol F3573]

Exotica motifs: Far Eastern theme Pronounced use of echo
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added: 2013-03-24

Lombardo Twins: "Arabian Drums"
[A 101]

Exotica motifs: Wordless vocals Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Middle Eastern/Indian theme
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added: 2010-07-01

Maria Elena and the Twilights: "Temptation"
[Countess 45-113]

Exotica motifs: Lyrics with exotic theme Unusual percussion Wordless vocals Tremolo guitar
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added: 2011-05-04

Mel Gray with Johnny Mical's Orchestra and The Elmo Russ Singers: "Mambo Jungle"
[Pyramid PY 5-005]

Exotica motifs: Chanting Lyrics with exotic theme Wordless vocals Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Jungle/Tropics/Island theme
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added: 2011-03-07

Mike Baltch Quartet: "Delilah"
[Green Dent 1008]

Exotica motifs: Cymbal roll/gong Middle Eastern/Indian theme
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added: 2011-10-19

The Moonriders: "Lawrence of Arabia"
[Artcom 4501-B]

Exotica motifs: Pronounced use of echo Middle Eastern/Indian theme
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added: 2011-12-14

Nick Fatool; Dick Eckels; Phil Stephens: "The Big Noise From Watusi, Part II"
[Omega 45-OM-117]

Exotica motifs: Unusual percussion Flute African/Safari theme
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added: 2010-07-01

Orpheus Four: "Caverns"
[Orpheus OR-101-B]

Exotica motifs: Unusual percussion Vibraphone/Marimba Cymbal roll/gong
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added: 2010-08-30

Palatons: "Jungle Guitar"
[Scavenger R-7961-1A]

Exotica motifs: Bird/Animal calls Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Jungle/Tropics/Island theme Tremolo guitar
#
added: 2013-10-18

The Palms and Lefty Bates Band: "Edna"
[United U-208 ]

Exotica motifs: Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm
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added: 2012-05-22

Pasquale & the Lunar-Tiks: "Moon Madness"
[Dino 229-B]

Exotica motifs: Bird/Animal calls Organ Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Exotic sound effects Pronounced use of echo
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added: 2011-02-24

Paul Leader - H.B. Barnum's Circats: "The Devils Pad"
[Tropical Isle TR 4002]

Exotica motifs: Lyrics with exotic theme Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Flute
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added: 2010-07-01

Pepper-Pots: "Sahara"
[Personality]

Exotica motifs: Organ Middle Eastern/Indian theme
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added: 2012-11-04

Quartet Tres Bien: "Voo Doo Man"
[Royal-Tone RT 1002 A]

Exotica motifs: Chanting Bird/Animal calls Exotic sound effects Electric Piano West Indies/Voodoo theme
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added: 2010-07-01

Ray Rivera: "Moja Moja Poli Poli"
[Neale P-717]

Exotica motifs: Chanting Lyrics with exotic theme Bird/Animal calls Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Flute African/Safari theme
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added: 2010-07-01

Red Garrison And His Zodiacs: "Chant of the Jungle"
[RMP SJB-1015]

Exotica motifs: Unusual percussion Jungle/Tropics/Island theme Tremolo guitar Pronounced use of echo
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added: 2010-08-25

Rita Moss: "Zatika, Part 1"
[Rozell 205]

Exotica motifs: Unusual percussion Wordless vocals Organ
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added: 2010-07-01

Roscoe Weathers: "Echoes"
[Vended 106]

Exotica motifs: Vibraphone/Marimba Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Flute
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added: 2010-07-01

Ross Anderson Chorus and Orch.: "Tam-bu Theme"
[Channel 45-7002]

Exotica motifs: Wordless vocals Finger cymbals/tambourine
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added: 2012-01-25

The Saxons: "Camel Walk (Part Two)"
[Sho-Biz 1003-A]

Exotica motifs: Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Tremolo guitar Cymbal roll/gong Middle Eastern/Indian theme
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added: 2010-07-01

The Sheiks: "Ya-Habibi "
[Sultan S-1001]

Exotica motifs: Unusual instrumentation Pronounced use of echo Middle Eastern/Indian theme Finger cymbals/tambourine
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added: 2013-01-02

The Shelltones: "Blue Castaway"
[Band Box No. 355]

Exotica motifs: Maritime/Castaway theme Exotic sound effects Tremolo guitar Cymbal roll/gong
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added: 2010-07-01

The Slaves: "Hari's Harem"
[Deville DV 201 A]

Exotica motifs: Middle Eastern/Indian theme Finger cymbals/tambourine
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added: 2011-07-22

The Sound Breakers: "Marooned"
[Radiant 1502]

Exotica motifs: Unusual percussion Vibraphone/Marimba Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Maritime/Castaway theme Tremolo guitar Cymbal roll/gong
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added: 2010-07-01

Stan Applebaum: "Undiscovered Island"
[Warner Brothers 5353]

Exotica motifs: Wordless vocals Jungle/Tropics/Island theme Tremolo guitar Pronounced use of echo
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added: 2010-07-01

Stu Phillips & Orch.: "Tropical Summer"
[Colpix CP 603]

Exotica motifs: Vibraphone/Marimba Wordless vocals Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Flute Jungle/Tropics/Island theme
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added: 2010-07-01

The Surfmen: "Paradise Cove"
[Titan FF-1723]

Exotica motifs: Jungle/Tropics/Island theme Tremolo guitar
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added: 2010-07-01

Sylvie Mora: "Taboo"
[Verve V-10197x45 B]

Exotica motifs: Lyrics with exotic theme Wordless vocals Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Overt Yma Sumac influence Overt Les Baxter influence Polynesian/Pacific theme
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added: 2010-07-01

The Tempters: "Temptation Cha Cha"
[Connie C-100]

Exotica motifs: Organ Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm
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added: 2010-07-01

The Three Bars Featuring Nicky Roberts: "Caribbean Cruise"
[Armour N-3355]

Exotica motifs: Chanting Wordless vocals Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Overt Les Baxter influence West Indies/Voodoo theme
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added: 2010-07-01

Tommy Burchard And His Cordovox: "Romero Sunset"
[Den Ric 4532-A]

Exotica motifs: Accordian Organ Unusual instrumentation Tremolo guitar
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added: 2011-03-14

Tony Martinez and His Mambo Combo: "Pharoah's Curse"
[GNP 121x]

Exotica motifs: Vibraphone/Marimba Organ Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Unusual instrumentation Electronic instrumentation Middle Eastern/Indian theme
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added: 2010-07-01

Twistin' Kings: "Congo - Part 1"
[Motown M-1023]

Exotica motifs: Chanting Bird/Animal calls African/Safari theme
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added: 2010-11-30

Unknown: "Savage Ritual"
[Choreo CH-121-B]

Exotica motifs: Vibraphone/Marimba Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm
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added: 2010-07-01

The Vibrents: "The Breeze and I"
[Bay Towne 409X]

Exotica motifs: Bird/Animal calls Exotic sound effects Tremolo guitar
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added: 2012-04-14

The Victor Feldman Quartet: "New Delhi"
[Infinity INX-025A]

Exotica motifs: Vibraphone/Marimba Flute Middle Eastern/Indian theme
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added: 2010-07-01

Vince & the Waikiki Rumblers: "Pacifica"
[Zodiac TRSM 1004 A]

Exotica motifs: Vibraphone/Marimba Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Exotic sound effects Polynesian/Pacific theme
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added: 2010-07-24

The Wailers: "Driftwood"
[Golden Crest CR375]

Exotica motifs: Maritime/Castaway theme Tremolo guitar
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added: 2010-07-01

Walter Bolen: "Lion Hunt (Part Two)"
[Pick-A-Hit 101]

Exotica motifs: Bird/Animal calls Organ Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm African/Safari theme
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added: 2010-07-01

Xavier Cugat & his Orch.: "Flute Nightmare"
[Columbia 4-40377]

Exotica motifs: Bird/Animal calls Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Flute Jungle/Tropics/Island theme
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added: 2012-04-03

Yo Yo Hashi: "Along the Ginza"
[Donna 1319]

Exotica motifs: Unusual percussion Far Eastern theme Unusual instrumentation Electric Piano Cymbal roll/gong
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added: 2010-12-03

Yusef Lateef: "Jungle Fantasy"
[Riverside R-4504 A]

Exotica motifs: Wordless vocals Afro-Latin percussion/rhythm Flute Jungle/Tropics/Island theme
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added: 2010-07-01