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playlist for August 6, 2004
host/producer Mark R. Thomas

Øystein Sevåg
Global House

Song From the Planet
Windham Hill Records

Sean Grace
New Frontiers
Falls Road
A journey into a musical space where contemporary jazz meets Celtic rock.

Áine Minogue
Celtic Meditation
Bruach na Carraige Bana - At the Edge of theWhite Rock
Sounds True

Lydia McCauley
Foreign Lander

Barbara Allen
Artist website: Lydia McCauley
Lydia McCauley is a scholar of Appalachian Music, who has studied with some of the best musicians in the Appalachian region and who carefully preserves these tradition in her own music.

Putumayo World Music
Greece - A Musical Voyage
Kostas Mantzios: Eleni
Elly Paspala:
An Iparhis Kapou Esi
Sofia Papazoglou & Gerasimos Andreatos: Ah Feggaraki Mou
Putumayo Records
World Beat Pick of the Month
Music from the legends and rising stars of the Greek popular song revival

Rough Guide / various artists
The Rough Guide to Fado
A tale of two cities: passion and elegance

Katia :
Amour De Mel, Amour De Fel
Cristiana Branco:
Fado Perdição
Sounds of the Portuguese Fado

Bebel Gilberto

Céu Distante

Six Degrees Records
World Beat Pick of the Month

Rough Guide / various artists
The Rough Guide to Brazil: Bahia
Brazilian heartbeat: tropicalia, axé & samba-reggae

Silvia Torres:
Take Sarava

Putumayo World Music
Nuevo Latino
Kad Achouri: Mi Negra (France/Spain/Algeria)
Javier Alvarez: Por Que Te Vas (Spain)
Putumayo Records

Ojos de Brujo (eyes of the sorcerer)

Ventilaor R-80
Cale Bari
Harmonia Mundi/World Village
"Recipients of 2004 BBC Radio 3 Award for World Music"
Ojo de Brujo fuses the driving rhythms of flamenco with hip-hip, funk, punk and other stray sounds from the streets of Barcelona.

Various Artists
Bridge to Havana?

Not So Close, Not So Far (featuring: Beth Neilsen, Chapman, Carlos Varela & Santiago Feliu)

Pyramid Records

Putumayo World Music
Caribbean Playground
Taj Majal & the Hula Blues: Great Big Boat (USA)
Keith Frank & the SoileauZydeco Band: Three Little Birds (USA)
Putumayo Records

The Zucker & Caliendo Duo
title track - Caliente !
Cantelina Records

Lone Pine Canyon

Yaqui Girl
Spring Hill Music
The fifth release of Native American flute master and five time NAMMY nominee, Golaná.

Mary Youngblood
Feed the Fire

On My Way
SilverWave Records
Artist website: Mary Youngblood
Mary Youngblood plays flute on the tune "Feed the Fire, her vocals on "Passions to Ignite" are accompanied by Ian Anderson of Jethro Tull.

We are the forthcoming past, take care of it

The sons of the cold
Non Profit Music
New Age and classical composer from Madrid Spain
All profits from this cd will be donated to Doctors Without Borders.

Terry Oldfield
Yoga Harmony

Earth & Sky
New Earth
Quite and peacefull music designed for a full-length yoga class

Deep Forest
Essence of the Forest
Night Bird (V 2004)
Twosome (Marta Et Katalin Version)
Epic Records

Sony Music

X Amounts of Niceness - NYC Sessions 1993/2004

Sade: By Your Side
Wrong Records
artists website: Cottonbelly
Remix master Cottonbelly goes to town with Sade's song, "By Your Side"

Miriam Makeba
Pata Pata
Heads Up

Angélique Kidjo

Conga Habenera
Columbia Records
artists website: Angélique Kidjo
West African singer Angélique Kidjo has roused the desire of many African women to become singers. Her mix of Afro-pop, American R&B and Caribbean rhythm is full of exuberance and vigor. This album is the third part in a trilogy that previously explored African Roots music in the United States, called "Oremi" and in Brazil, "Black Ivory Soul."

Harbor Nights

Mbandi Music

Mbandi has been composing songs since age 15. He was born on the West Coast of Cameroon and now lives in the Washington DC metro area.

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