playlist for July 8, 2006
host/producer Mark R. Thomas
Song From the Planet
Music from one of the
cds included in a new retrospective collection from Windham Hill.
Other artists included in the "PURE" series include Shadowfax,
Mark Isham, Tuck & Patti, Will Ackerman, Alex de Grassi, John
Gorka and Jim Brickman, Also Michael Hedges & Liz Story who performed
in concert at Minnesota State, Mankato during the heyday of Windham
Hill's - Quiet Revolution.
The Echoes Livingroom
Concerts Vol. 10
Music from volume 10 of the Echoes Livingroom Concerts. This is the
Irish group, Kila, from their album
"Luna Park," on Harmonia
Dog Daze (fullbloods & hybrids
from Greater Transylvania)
Csókolom is a
string quartet whose mission is to make sounds from another time,
sound timeless. They play Hungarian and Gipsy fiddle music and songs.
"Dog Daze" is their third album. I first heard their music
on the soundtrack of the movie. "Everything
Vivir sin aire
Hoy igual que ayer
Sony BMG Entertainment España
de fans: Niña Pastori
Nina Pastori is a new voice form
Spain with flamenco training and a pop sensibility...
Back to Innocence
website: Tabitha Lebec
New music from New Zealand-based
musician, Tabitha Lebec.
three members of the Hawaiian group, Kohala form a Big
Island acoustic guitar trio. They are known for their contemporay
approach to the Hawaiian guitar tradition.
Boomerang (Lahabana, Madrid,
A Latin hybrid recognizing
the cross pollination of musical influences; from Lahabana, to Miami,
and back to Madrid.
Descarga En California
Rock music from Argentina, by the band Evanitos Verdes.
Music from the Wine Lands
"Music of the Wine Lands" features
songs from the world's leading wine producing regions including; France,
Spain, Portugal, Italy, Greece, Germany, Argentina, Chile, South Africa,
the US, and Australia
Beyond Grand Canyon
beautiful musical production from Nicholas Gunn, that includes a companion
Audio-Visual DVD featuring elegant photographs of the Grand Canyon.
are selections from Canyon
Records three new releases
The Blue Stone Project
Heart Beat, with John Densmore
Native AmericanNative music by
award winning guitarist and flutist Aaron White, guitar/bass
Gary Rasmussen, and drummer Ed Michaels. This track accompanied by
the poetry and voice of John Densmore, of the Doors.
Torn from the Heart, The Journey
Torn from the Heart
David Nigheeagle, draws
upon his Lakota heritage and perspective to describe the gritty reality
of the Native American experience over the past five centuries..
Robert Tree Cody & Will
Heart of the Wind
The Hunters Return
Music for the Native American
Flute and drum. Award wining artists Robert Tree Cody and Will Clipman
bring together two quintessential primal instruments; flute and drum
to evoke the pulsing rhythms of the human heart.
Memories of the Elder
electronic music composer/producer Bryan Tewell Hughes.
Fire in the Bones
website: Art Turner
New acoustic guitar music
from Art Turner.
Flow My Dreams, The Android Wept
A song based on science fiction writer,
Philip K. Dick's favorite piece of music, a 16th century aire titled,
"Flow My Tears," by English
Composer, John Dowland.
From the Cave
Some dreamlike music embracing sensual female vocals in Gregorian
chant and techno rhythms... in the spirt of their predecessors: Enigma,
Delerium, and Dead Can Dance.
group, Think of One, emerged from a squatters camp in
Antwerp Belgium. They are a motley band who play horns with a punk
attitude and sing with Brazilian sensibility. Their
"Trafico"is on the Brazilian Record label, Crammed Discs.
It was recorded with the help of four Brazilian collaborators in the
town of Recife,
in Northeastern Brazil.
Minha Vida (In My Life)
Rita Lee grew-up in Brazil, living and breathing the music of the
Beatles. Her new cd features Beatles songs, with a Brazilian flavor.
It also contains three bonus tracks, sung in Portuguese.
Toura Toura: The Nav Deep Remix
La Ghriba: La Kahena Remixed. Algerian born Cheb i Sabbah returned
to his North African Roots and collaborated with a wide variety of
North African singers to create a contemporary sound rich with folklore,
the sounds of authentic trance music ceremonies..
New music, produced in
a castle in the North of England.
Dan Treanor & African
Joined by his band African Wind
and Rex Peoples, Dan Treanor reveals a musical landscape rich with
African grooves, Delta soul, and rhythm an' blues. We will hear an
African folktale of the trickster, the animals and the people.
Nudzinu Dzoka (Spirit come back)
A double cd from Zimbabwe's
Mbira Queen. Disc 1 features her trance hits & Disc 2 her classic
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