- Rural Areas - Kumasi capital of the Ashanti region Ticket Selling Entertainment
- Performed in local languages and adapted traditional proverbs and stories to current events.
- Sound constructed around two or three electric guitars
- 1930s and 1940s
- Kumasi Trio - Guitar/vocals, castanets and clarinet.
- E.K. Nyames (1927-1977) Akan Trio
- First Concert Party: Combined Guitar band with comic theatre
- Recorded on the Zonophone label
- Release over 400 records starting in 1951.