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playlist for February 7, 2004 - host/producer Mark R. Thomas

Øystein Sevåg
Global House

Song From the Planet
Windham Hill Records

Chinmaya Dunster & Vidroha Jamie
Celtic Ragas
At The Edge of the Known World
New Earth Records
Chinmaya Dunster grew-up in Europe, he plays the sarod and draws a parallel between the classical music of India and traditional Celtic music, thus emerged the idea of "Celtic Ragas"

Smithfield Fair
Winds of Time

Twice Around the World
Stevenson Productions

Various Artists
Shite 'n' Onions Vol.1
The Skels: Streams of Whiskey
The Electrics: Killiecranked Up
A cd featuring rough, tough n' raw, electrified & baudy "Celtic Punk"

April Stace
Harp 46

Another Day

Gianmaria Testa
Altre Latitudini

Como Di Pioggia
Le Chant De Monde/ Harmonia Mundi
artist website: Gianmaria Testa

World Beat Pick of the Month
Gianmaria Testa is an Italian vocalist, sometimes compared to Leonard Cohen

Maria Teresa
O mar

o mar enrola na areia
o regresso
Le Chant De Monde/ Harmonia Mundi
O mar (the sea) is a musical journey full of emotion and an encounter of music from Portugal and Brazil

The Ukrainians
Istoryiya - The Best of the Ukrainians

Ty zh Mene Pidmanula

artist website:
Omnium Recordings
Mpls-based world music record label, Omnium Recordings presents the "Best of the Ukrainians." It's an enhanced cd containing song lyrics written in the cyrillic characters of Ukrainian with transliterations into Roman characters and translations into English.

Omar Sosa & Adam Rudolph
Pictures oF Soul

Eye of the Blackbird

World Village / Harmonia Mundi
Cuban pianist Omar Sosa and

LeRoy Martez Bell
Spending Time
Spending Time
Divine Intervention
artist website:
LeRoy Martez Bell started singing and playing the guitar at the age of eight in Darmstadt, Germany. The son of a Sergeant in the United States Army moved the family back and forth from Europe to the U.S. several times before landing in Seattle. Although underage at the time, LeRoy began playing the local club circuit at night and honing his song-writing skills during the day under the watchful eyes of his Uncle, celebrated producer-songwriter, Thom Bell.

Studio Pagol

Le Maquis/ Harmonia Mundi
New music from India 

Lata Mangeshkar
The Rough Guide to Bollywood Legends: Lata Mangeshkar

Satyam Shivam Sundaram (title track from Raj Kapoor's 1978 film)
Aye Dil-E-Nadam
(from Kamal Amrohi's1983 film, Razia Sultan)
subtitle: the queen of Bollywood; bajans and raga-based film

Various Artists/ Rough Guide
The Rough Guide to Venezuela

Quinto Criollo: La Paloma
Hugo Blanco:
Moliendo Cafe
subtitle:salsa, gaita, parranda: a kaleidoscope of sounds, a tantalising introduction to the sounds of Venezuela

La Mosca Tse Tse
Buenos Muchachos

Silbano bajito
Artist website:
Music from Argentina by the eleven member rock band, La Mosca featuring the smoky vocals of Guillermo Novellis.

Music Mosaic- various artists
Tribal Trance Dance

Zehava Ben: Razali
Music Mosaic
 Ethno-pop trance produced in Australia

Various Artists/ Rough Guide

Zeye Meyel: Nass Marrakech
subtitle:desert sounds from Casablanca to Marrakech

Various Artists/ Rough Guide

Leih Sebtaha: Angham
subtitle:Cairo to Nubia: the source of Arabic music

Putumayo World Music
Sahara Lounge
Yasser Habeeb: Elama (United Arab Emirates)
Putumayo Records
Middle Eastern melodies and rhythms with electronica and remixes

Various Artists/ Rough Guide
African Rap

Mabulu: Karimbo
subtitle: rappers, rebels and ragamuffins

Hamza Lila
Gathering One

Eh Mustapha
In the Pocket Productions

Ladysmith Black Mambazo 
Wenyukela- "Raise Your Spirit Higher"
Music Knows No Boundaries
Fak' Ibahande (Don't Drink and Drive)
Heads UP
New Gospel music from legendary South African musical group, lead by Joseph Shabalala, for more thatn 30 years.