playlist for April 1, 2006
host/producer Mark R. Thomas
Song From the Planet
Road to Errogie
Village / Harmonia Mundi
Winners of Best Group at BBC Folk Awards 2006
The Village Lanterne
Twenty Five Years
Rennaissance rock music from former Deep Purple guitarist, Richie Blackmore,
and his partner, vocalist, Candice Night.
Quelqu'un M'a Dit
As is the case of many trends, "what
is old becomes new again." Nouvelle chanson is sweeping Paris with
the rejuvinated sounds of traditional chanson although this time around
influences from around the global are being infused. Sit back and listen
as a new generation of French musicians set the stage for the future
by looking to the past.
Song of Vojvodina
A tune transcribed from the Zivili Tamburica
Para La Habana
Beat Pick of the Month
The sixth album by award winning guitarist, Johannes Lindstead, features
musicians from Cuba, Venezuela, and Greece. Kick your feet up and mellow
out for an exceptional musical journey to the tropics.
Silk & Steel
If Love is all you seek
- Love is all you'll find...
This song goes-out in memory of our KMSU radio collegue, Fred Vette.
Estudando O Pagode
Na Opereta Segregamulher E Amor
First Act: Quero Pensar
Second Act: Duas Opiniões
Nominated for a Latin Grammy
Tom Ze says of his music, "I don't make art, I make spoken and
sung journalism." We will be hearing a song from the First and
Second Acts of his Three Act Operetta
"Estudando O Pagode."
Williams & Tom Teasley
A collection of
New age electronica featuring didjeridoo, keyboard, theremin, frame
drum, Tibetan bowls, bells, & chant. This melodic, hypnotic, and
rhythmic musical journey is designed to accompany a full yoga class
or a massage session.
Pure Consciousness (interlude)
Jah Ray (jah mix)
The serene ambient music of Ansgar Üffink & Stephanie Hundermark
Alizadeh & Djivan Gasparyan
- "Persian & Armenian Songs"
(improvisations in Dastgah Shur)
of a series from the: World
Village / Harmonia Mundi
Recorded live in summer 2003 at Naivaran Palace Tehran, Iran.
A Middle Eastern musical mosaic
Subterranean Homesick Blues
( Tristezas Del Blues Nostalgico y Subterráneo )
The debut of Spanish singer/songwriter Gecko
Turner blends jazz, blues, samba, reggae, rock, Spanish and Arab music.
Gecko even takes a detour to give Dylan's Subterranean Homesick Blues
a new twist.
& Ra Music
Café Santa Fe
Cafe Santa Fe, where chill meets spirit.
The Colorful World
In Beauty We Walk
The songs in this collection are
sung to honor the Diné people and especially the young children
of the Diné Nation.
Soulful new music from Cape Verde Islands most famous singer, Cesaria
Bombay Dub Orchestra
Shiva Machine is a radical departure that boldly takes Sanskrit lyrics
into the 21st century.
website: Karsh Kale
Karsh Kale says of his cross cultural
world music collaboration... "Each piece of music represents the
sounds that exists between the doorways of the worlds we travel through...
and to communicate we speak in Broken English."
Hands on a Miracle
Chilled beats from the Cape of Good
The South African compilation series Café d'Afrique features
a mix of South African and international artists from Sweden, Germany,
Hungary & France.
Afro Riddim Sessions
Things That You Do "let it be true"-
Universal Music Latino
Ker Kerane, featuring Abdou Mbaye
An incredible African sound journey transporting listeners through an
atmospheric soundscape of village voices, and ambient sounds of nature
including insects, animals, thunder.
Senegalese musician Nuru Kane explores the connections between the music
of North and West Africa; from his acoustic blues-led solos to driving
gnawa trance music.
"connecting musical traditions"
Eufõrquestra is an eclectic world-beat ensemble from Iowa City,
IA with interests in cultural and traditional musics from all over the
globe. Their album "Explorations in Afrobeat" is rooted in
the traditions of Yorubaland of southwestern Nigeria.
This song is dedicated to Obatalá, the King of the Orishis, who
is associated with wisdom, cool headedness, morality, humility, creativity
and who enforces the idea of ethical rightness
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