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"Southern Minnesota's True Alternative"
Pledge Drive Week -playlist for March 13, 2004
host/producer Mark R. Thomas
Song From the Planet
Windham Hill Records
Where Dragons Dance
A Poets Love
The Humors of Scariff
The instrumentation of "Where Dragons Dance" is a variety of harps, from around the world, played in concert with hammered dulcimer, violin, whistle and flutes.
Shite 'n' Onions Vol.1
The Electrics: Killiecranked Up
artists website: www.ShiteNOnions.com
Here's a musical pick for your St Patricks Day celebrations, featuring the rough n' roudy, electrified & baudy "Celtic Punk"
To You Kasiunia
World Village/ Harmonia Mundi
World Beat Pick of the Month - March
The Warsaw Village Band is composed of six young musicians who have discovered the magic of ancient singing styles and instruments, including the Polish fiddle from the 16th century called the Suka. They have branded their passionate music as "hardcore folk."
Swing / Rough Guide
The Rough Guide to Gypsy Swing
Fapy Lafertin Quintet & Tim Kliphouse: Fleur De Lavande
Django Reinhardt & Quintette Du Hot Club De France: Echoes of France
subtitle: Django's legacy: Gypsy virtuosity meets American jazz
Django Reinhardt was one of the finest jazz guitarists of all times and the founder of Manouche or Gypsy swing, a blend of Gypsy virtuosity and Amewrican jazz.
Dentro Al Cinema
Sei La Conchiglia
Le Chant De Monde/ Harmonia Mundi
artist website: Gianmaria Testa
Gianmaria Testa is an Italian vocalist, sometimes compared to Leonard Cohen
L’incoronata / 1 Milano Lounge
Some cool new music from Italy.
File under: Italy/chill out/lounge/ambient
Artists (Pacific Moon)
Asian Drums II, Kiyoshi Yoshida: Flowers
Uttara Kuru: Neyuki
Pacific Moon Records
a fantastic new collection of Japanese music featuring a rich assortment of traditional instruments: including the shakuhachi flute & kaito drums, Buddhist chants & haunting vocals, and the melody of the banjo-like Shamisen, fused with electronica... it is ancient music in a contemporary mix...
Kana: Pas de Problèmes (France)
Apache Indian: Om Numah Shivaya (India/UK)
Intik: Notre Devoir (Algeria)
Irresistible reggae rhythms fused with musical traditions from around the world. We will hear some an Algerian Reggae, a Hindu-mantra turned reggae called "Om Numah Shivaya" and this Reggae, from France, "Pas de Problémes" (more reggae coming-up in the next hour)
artist website: www.harpmagic.com
Harp music inspired by and dedicated to the free-spirited Brazilian people and their Carnival
Coyote Poets of the Universe
Music and poetry in the tradition of the beat poets
artist website: LeRoyBell.com
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.
some unusual and poetic music from a French musician who calls his solo act, abandcalledmyself.
Electroacoustic Music Vol III
electroacoustic music from Moscow Russia. by legendary electronic music producer Artemy Artemiev.
Artists/ Rough Guide
Bobby Matos & John Santos: I don't Speak Spanish... (But I understand Everything When I'm Dancing)
subtitle: dance the Mambo: driving rhythms & swinging horns
Govinda: Inner Membrane
various artists in playing asian inspired music, embeded in electronica
Evenson, Pandit Shivnath Mishra, & Deobrat Mishra
Rag Yaman (an evening raga)
Soundings of the Planet
Father and son duo, Pandit Shivnath Mishra & Deobrat Mishra come from a family with seven generations of musicians from Benares India. Dean Evenson collaborates with them on Raga Cycle to extend the boundaries of traditional raga.
New Earth Records
rich and uplifting music fit for meditation and celebration alike...
Mosaic- various artists
Tribal Trance Dance
Ethno-pop trance sung by female vocalists from Morocco, Ireland, Australia, UK; and this tune from Thailand, called Siam.
Sharif: Shiraz (Iran/USA)
Yasser Habeeb: Elama (United Arab Emirates)
World Beat Pick of the Month for January
Middle Eastern melodies and rhythms with electronica and remixes
Beyond the Horizon
Child of Life
Artist website: www.tasteexperience.co.uk
relaxing and trance-like music from the UK
Narell & Calypsociation
The Passage (music for steel drum orchestra)
The Long way Back
Steel drummer Andy with special guests Michael Brecker, Paquito O'Rivera and Hugh Masekela
Spikey Tee: The Signal
The energetic title track of a new reggae collection from Different Drummer Records.
Artists - VP Records
A Tribute to Reggae's Keyboard King, Jackie Mittoo
a tribute to the music of Kingston Jamaica's legendary keyboardist Jackie Mittoo who began his professional career at age thirteen.
Artists - Select Cuts
Trust. Belief. Love. Respect.
Big Youth: Waterhouse Rock
123% OF DUB...
Koité and Bamada
World Village/ Harmonia Mundi
Habib Koite comes from the hereditary line of Malian Griot, singers and instrumentalists who pass on the oral history of the tribes of Mali.