In the Shadows #2: Kontiki

March 25, 2016 at 5:44 pm Leave a comment

This song was recored by the British instrumental guitar band The Shadows and went to #1 on the UK singles charts in 1961.

“Kontiki” refers to a 1947 journey by raft across the Pacific Ocean from South America to the Polynesian islands, led by Norwegian explorer and writer Thor Heyerdahl. The purpose was to show that people from South America could have settled Polynesia in pre-Columbian times.

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