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playlist for October 10, 2009
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Øystein Sevåg
Global House
Song From the Planet
MySpace: www.myspace.com/oysteinsevag
Windham Hill Records

Trio Vid Lampan
On
stolskottet
Artist website: www.triovidlampan.nu
MySpace: www.myspace.com/triovidlampan
Trio Vid Lampan is a group from Uppsala Sweden featuring the sound of the Nyckelharpa in a contemporary soundspace with groovy bass and creative percussion.

Lehto & Wright
Between the Jigs & Reels

The One Legged Man/ The Cock on the Wall

New Folk Records
Artist: www.lehtoandwright.com
Twin Cities based musicians Lehto & Wright approach the world of folk and folk rock with their unique blend of traditional and modern styles, taking cues from the Irish, English and American folk traditions and interpreting them with contemporary guitar-based arrangement.

Soundician
L.S
Chimes
MySpace: www.soundician.com
Soundician is an electronic musician duo consisting of Kit and Odette, who live in a castle somewhere in the north of England, near a place called Copt Hill, a neolithic burial site with seven trees, known as the seven sisters, growing from the top of the mound. Their new cd, "L.S" is dedicated to L.S. Lowry (1887 - 1976)

Susan McKeown & Lorin Sklamberg
Saints & Tzadiks

Buenos Aires
World Village Music
MySpace: www.myspace.com/saintsandtzadiks
A brand new cd from Susan McKeown of Dublin Ireland and lead singer of the Klezmatics, Lorin Sklamberg.

Khaled
Liberté
Liberté
Wrasse Records
Artist: www.khaled-lesite.com
New music from Khaled, who is known as the King of Raï.

Peppe Voltarelli
Distratto Ma Pero'
turismo in quantitá
Distratto Ma Perro'
KomArt Music
Artist: www.peppevoltarelli.it
MySpace: www.myspace.com/peppevoltarelli
Italian singer Peppe Voltarelli, now living in Berlin, has a colorful background in song and theatre. He's an Italian superstar...
World Beat Pick of the Month

Slavic Soul Party
Taketron

Tatiana

Barbes Records
MySpace: www.myspace.com/slavicsoulparty
A massive and fiery Balkan brass band based in NYC.

Shantel
Planet Paprika
Planet Paprika
Crammed
MySpace: www.myspace.com/shantelbucovinacluborkestar
www.Bucovina.de
Over the summer Shantel and Bucovina Club Orkestar took-on European nightclubs by storm.

Soulico
Exotic on the Speaker
Daraboukaton

JDUB
MySpace: www.myspace.com/soulicocrew

Nevchehirlian
Monde Nouveau Monde Ancien
Les filles les garçons
Underdog Records
MySpace: www.myspace.com/nevchehirlian
Music from Marseilles France by the introspective and frenetic poet/musician Frédéric Nevchehirlian on voix/guitare.

Gogol Bordello
Gypsy Punks - Underdog World Strike
Illumination

SideOneDummy
Artist:www.gogolbordello.com
MySpace: www.myspace.com/gogolbordello
Gogol Bordello
mixes punk, ska, jazz, and the traditional Roma music of Ukraine, where band leader Eugene Hutz grew up.
Hutz also acts and can be seen staring, as the Ukranian translator, alongside Elijah Woods, in the movie "Everything is Illuminated."
After watching the DVD last weekend I've been haunted by the movie and humming gypsy-punk tunes.
A fantastic interview with Eugene Hutz on NPR - All Things Considered - Weekend Ed.

Adam Rafferty
Chameleon
Shelter Island
Adam Rafferty
MySpace: www.myspace.com/adamraffertytrio
Adam Rafferty is one of the top fingerstyle guitarists on the scene today. His new cd, "Chameleon" is a soulful musical journey on solo guitar. Show me the way to Shelter Island

Somi
If the Rains Come First
Enganjyani
ObliqSound
MySpace: www.myspace.com/somimusic
The beautiful voice of Somi accompanied by on trumpet by the legendary African musician, Hugh Masakela.

Terry Oldfield
Zen

Treading the Path

New Earth Records
MySpace: www.myspace.com/terry.oldfield
MySpace: www.myspace.com/newearthrecords
Australian based Terry Oldfields began playing the flute in 1970 and has recorded more than 30 albums of inspiring flute music. His new album, Zen.

Tomas Michaud
Beauty and Fire
Tango in Paradise
Starland Music
MySpace: www.myspace.com/tomasmichaud
Soulful and expressive music from Flamenco guitarist, Tomas Michaud.

Puerto Plata
Casita De Campo
Herminia
IASOrecords.com
Born in 1923 Puerto Plata offers a glimpse of the songs that electrified the Dominican Republic in the years of his youth.

Forro in the Dark
Light a Candle
Perro Loco
www.nublu.net
MySpace: www.myspace.com/forrointhedark
Forro in the Dark is based in NYC and plays a wide range of dance tunes from dueling guitars to breathy flute. "Light a Candle" is their second album.

Various Artists
I Love Bossa Nova
Ana Paula Albuquerque: Yemanja
Afro Baile Records
MySpace: www.myspace.com/ilovebossanova
MySpace: www.myspace.com/afrobailerecords
Bossa Nova is a song-form that has been a driving force among Brazilian musisians for over 50 years. The newly released 12 song compilation, "I Love Bossa Nova" introduces a new generation of female Bossa Nova artists.

Simone Pelissari
Segredo
Nossa estrada
Fonographica
MySpace: www.myspace.com/simonepelissari
Next up we will be hearing the lovely voice of Brazilian Bossanova songstress, Simone Pelissari. (also on "I Love Bossa Nova")

Johannes Linstead
Mistico
Twilight
earthscape media
Artist: www.johanneslinstead.com
MySpace: www.myspace.com/johanneslinstead
Johannes Linstead's new album explores the many nuances of the Spanish guitar from traditional to contemporary.

Tulku
Way of the Mystic
From High Above
New Earth Records
MySpace: www.myspace.com/newearthrecords
New music from Jim Wilson, who is known as a musical alchemist. As Tulku he seeks sonic trancendance by merging traditional ethnic and tribal music with electronic beats.

Kailash Kher & Kailasha
Yatra
Na Batati Tu
Cumbancha
Kailash Kher is a revered singer and a houshold name across the Indian subcontinenet. This is his first international release.

Sarazino
Ya Foy! (no problem)
People
Cumbancha
MySpace: www.myspace.com/sarazino
Ya Foy! Sarazino is based in Quito Ecuador and blends elements of Latin, pop, reggae, funk, African and Arabic music to create an infectious sound.
"I say People, "Make Love your Religion."

Black Seeds
Solid Ground
Love is a Radiation

Send a Message
Easy Star Records
MySpace: www.myspace.com/theblackseeds
Artist website: The Black Seeds
Reggae music sending a message to the world from Wellington, New Zealand.

Les Triaboliques
Rivermudtwilight
black earth boys
World Village Music
MySpace: www.myspace.com/lestriaboliques
Music of The Desert, The Delta, The Steppes, and The Underground from Justin Adams, Lu Edmonds, and Ben Mandelson.
the assistance of many top-notch Brazilian musicians.

Baaba Maal
Television
Dakar Moon

Palm Pictures
MySpace: www.myspace.com/baabamaaltelevision
MySpace: www.myspace.com/palmpictures
Artist website: www.baabamaal.tv
The celebrated Senegalese musician, Baaba Maal comments in th eliner notes of his new cd, Television, that technology is transforming Africa and is one of the continent's biggest hopes." He goes on to say that it is most important to provide African children with universal access to technology.

Tinariwen
Imidiwan: Companions

Lulla
World Village Music
MySpace: www.myspace.com/tinariwen
A new cd including a bonus DVD from Tinariwen, a group who come from one of the most remote locations on the planet. Visualize trekking hundreds of kilometers out into the Sahara desert, away from Timbuktu Mali, the last outpost of civilization. This is the land of the Toureg Nomad tribes; a vast wilderness where camels are still the preferred mode of transportation.

Mandingo Ambassadors
Radio NYC
Kékélé

Completelly Nuts Records
MySpace: www.myspace.com/mandingoambassadors
Mamady Kouyate lead guitar. Recorded at WKCR studios in NYC.

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