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playlist for October 04, 2008
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Øystein Sevåg
Global House
Song From the Planet
Windham Hill Records

Jeff Johnson & Brian Dunning
King Raven - compiled vols. 1-3
Raven Dance
Celtic music inspired by the first volume of Stephen R. Lawhead's "Hood" - Book One of the King Raven Trilogy.

Blackmore's Night
Secret Voyage

The Circle

Artist website: www.BlackmoresNight.com
Rennaissance rock music from former Deep Purple guitarist, Richie Blackmore, and his partner, vocalist, Candice Night.

Sean Dockery

March Into the Highlands

Artist website: www.seandockery.com
Sit back and drift in your mind on a sojourn to the rugged Highlands of Scotland.

MOUSSU T e lei jovents
Home Sweet Home
La cabussada
Ma rue n'est pas longue

Le Chant du Monde
Artist website : moussut.ohaime.com
MySpace: www.myspace.com/moussuteleijovents

Moussu T e lei Jovents consists of the founder of Massilia Sound System together with its guitarist and a famous Brazilian percussionist. The group takes its inspiration from Marseille in the thirties, with songs, of the sea, harbours and shanties that reek of the briny air, shipyard cranes and rocky inlets.

Mayte Martin, Katia & Marielle Labèque
De Fuego et De Agua
Acaricame Por Dentro

KML Recordings
Harmonia Mundi Records
Artist website : moussut.ohaime.com
MySpace: www.myspace.com/moussuteleijovents

Music of fire and water, of emotion, passion and duende.

Beata Soderberg
Un Vals De San Fernando
World Village / Harmonia Mundi

MySpace: www.myspace.com/beatasoderberg
Artist website: www.beatasoderberg.com
Cellist, Beata Soderberg writes tango music featuring the cello as the leading voice. In the summer of 2004 she traveled to Buenos Aires to record her first album, Beatitudes (The album was nominated for an Argentinian grammy - Los Premios Carlos Garde) We will hear a tune from her new cd, Bailata.

La Casa dell'Alchemista
MySpace: www.myspace.com/dunwichband
Medieval metal, folk, rock, and chant... a daring musical fusion from Dunwich, a Italian band based in Rome.

Various Artists
Princes Among Men - Journeys with Gypsy Musicians
Dzansever: Ce Aysunu
Ca La Breaza
Asphalt Tango / Harmonia Mundi

Artist website: Princes Among Men
Gypsy music from Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia, and Macedonia. We will be hearing a song from Macedonia titled, "Ce Aysunu" followed by a wild Romanian tune called "Ca La Breaza."

Putumayo Presents
Acoustic Arabia

Jamal Porto:
Gamal Badawi (Sinai Peninsula, Egypt)
Putumayo World Music
A beautiful song from Jamal Porto of Egypt's Sinai Peninsula;.

Sketches in Time
Kokopelli Shuffle

Artist website:
Native American flute and guitar bya group that goes by acronym SOTIW, meaning Sketches Of The Inner World.

Mike Quick
Fats Domino is Missing
Froghorn Cleghorn Music
MySpace: www.myspace.com/mikequick
Artist website: www.mikequick.net
Washinton state, singer/songwriter, Mike Quick sings a tune about Katrina.

Bob Dylan
Dylan - Columbia/Legacy
Ring Them Bells
Columbia Records
Legacy Recordings

MySpace: Bob Dylan
Artist website: Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan's lyrics shaped the consciousness of the boomer generation and continue to be as relevant today as when they were written. Minnesotans are proud to cllaim Bob Dylan as a favorite son. This relatively unknown track comes from the 2007 three-disc set, containing 51 classics songs, simply titled, "DYLAN."

Taj Majal
Black man, brown, man
Heads Up
MySpace: www.myspace.com/mikequick
Artist website: www.tajblues.com
World Beat Pick of the Month
Taj Majal's new cd is titled, Maestro for a good reason. Taj is the man. For the past fourty years Taj Majal has honed an awesome collection of musical styles into sparkling gems.

The Stragglyrs
National Insecurity
Feed Everyone
Heads Up
MySpace: www.myspace.com/thestragglyrs
Artist website: www.stragglyrs.com
Some new conciousness-raising and protest songs from the San Jose CA group, The Stragglyrs.

Peter Kater & Dominique Miller
In a Dream
Chasing the Sun

Artist website:
New music from Dominique Miller on acoustic guitar, and Peter Kater on piano.

Sacred Space
Douglas Blue Feather
Shores of Atlantis

Artist website:
Heartfelt melodies on the Native American flute by multi-award winner, Douglas Blue Feather.

Mayan Landing 2012

title track
Thunder Vision Records
Travel back in time to the lands of the Ancient Maya with Devara White, a Native American of Choctaw and Shawnee heritage. Music with an ancient-future ambience, evoked by authentic tribal rhythms, indigenous drums, bells, flutes, didgeridoo, rattles and sounds of the rainforest. Pointing forward to the Mayan Calendar end-date, at 11:11 am.December 25th 2012.

Ian Tescee
A Travellers Guide to Mars
Beneath the Ice, It's Time to Go Back.

Artist website:
Ian Tescee
Planetarium music produced for the Buhl Planetarium, inspired by the book, "A Travellers Guide to Mars" by W.K. Hartmann.

Kevin Wood
The Eternal Return
New Vision Music

MySpace: www.myspace.com/alconti
Kevin Wood has composed and directed a sonic spiritual voyage from the American Southwest to the misty shores of Ireland.

Natacha Atlas and the Mazeeka Ensemble
La Shou El Haki
World Village

MySpace: www.myspace.com/alconti
SKvin Wood has composed and directed a sonic spiritual voyage from the American Southwest to the misty shores of Ireland.

Kayhan Kalhor and Brooklyn Rider
Silent City
Ascending Bird
Harmonia Mundi World Village

An extrordinary recording bringing together Kayhan Kalhor, one of Iran's most creative artists and the multi-faceted string quartet, Brooklyn Rider.

Glen Velez
Rhythm of the Chakras, Vol, II
Rise of the Phoenix
Sounds True

Master percussionsist, Glen Velez explores that seven chakras of the human body, starting at the bottom, red chakra, with his tune "Rise of the Phoenix."

Al Conti
Gold and Spices
Shadowside Music

MySpace: www.myspace.com/alconti
Scotts uniquely moving and sweetly melodic voice has been heard on literally hundreds of films: from the film, "The Passion of The Christ" to "The Lion The Witch and The Wardrobe."

Love Holding Love
Artist website: www.WAHMUSIC.com
Wha! draws on the music of India, including Indian classical achant and kirtan. Her music is also infused with pop, reggae, and folk influences.

Neco Novellas
New Dawn Ku Khata

Time Square Records
Artist website : www.worldconnection.nl/neconovellas
MySpace: www.myspace.com/neconovellas

Grammy Award Winning, Jim Wilson celebrates his native roots and passion for the first peoples on his new cd, "Prayer to the Mystery."

Zuco 104
After the Carnaval

Nunca Mais
Six Degrees Records
Artist website : www.worldconnection.nl/neconovellas
MySpace: www.myspace.com/neconovellas

Grammy Award Winning, Jim Wilson celebrates his native roots and passion for the first peoples on his new cd, "Prayer to the Mystery."

Yo Baba
Crash the Party

Good Intent Ahimsa Music
Artist website : Funkadesi.com
MySpace: www.myspace.com/funkadesi

Funkadesi is world music fusion group that seamlessly weaves musical sound textures from India, and the Middle east, to the Caribbean.

Lee Scratch Perry
God Save His King
MySpace: www.myspace.com/leescratchperry
Narnack Records
72 year old, Jamaican singer, Lee "Scratch" Perry, is a Grammy award-winning reggae and dub artist, who has been highly influential in the development and acceptance of reggae and dub music in Jamaica and around the world.

Shiva boom
Read, white, and Mali

White Swan Records
Artist website : www.eccodek.com
MySpace: www.myspace.com/eccodek

Rising from the underground of Toronto’s multicultural music melting pot, Eccodek’s music is a blend of downtempo grooves, tribal electronica and world dub.

Issa Bagayogo
Mali Koura

Six Degrees Records
Artist website : www.mail-music.com
MySpace: www.myspace.com/issabagayogo

In his native Mali they call him "Techno Issa".

Rebel Woman
Rebel Woman
Artist Website : www.chiwoniso.com
Zimbabwean rich-voiced singer, Chiwoniso is on tour this summer in support of her new cd on Cumbancha, titled, "Rebel Woman." Her songs feature the sound of the mbira.

Samba Mapangala & Virunga
African Classics
Dunia Tuna Pita (We're just passing through the world)
MySpace: www.myspace.com/funkadesi
East Africa's Samba Mapangala & Virunga have thrilled fans fo r over 20 years with blockbuster dance-floor hits.
Artist website: www.myspace.com/sambamapangala

Kasai Allstars
In the 7th moon the chief turned into a swimming fish and ate the head of his enemy by magic
Quick as White
MySpace: www.myspace.com/kasaiallstars
Music from the Kasai region of the Congo. This is the third volume in the Congotronics series. African trance music, described by one critic as retro-futurist primeval rock.

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