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playlist for July 03, 2010
host/producer Mark R. Thomas
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Øystein Sevåg
Global House
Song From the Planet
MySpace: www.myspace.com/oysteinsevag
Windham Hill Records


Terry Oldfield
All the Rivers Gold
Pipprys
New Earth Records
MySpace: www.myspace.com/newearthrecords
MySpace: www.myspace.com/terry.oldfield
"All the Rivers Gold is"Terry Oldfield's take on Celtic Atmospheres and passion.

Bridget McMahon
Celtic Woman
Spancil Hill
Paradise Music
MySpace: www.myspace.com/361900332
Bridget McMahon lives in County Mayo, on the west coast of Ireland. She is part of a duo performing trad folk, rock, and Americana.

Les Chansons de la nouvelle scene français
le pop 5
Dominique A: La Fin D'un Monde
Vincent Delerm: Je Pense À Toi
Mickey 3D: Chanson Du Bonheur Qui Fait Peau
Artist website: www.lepop.de
Le Pop Musik

Luna Blanca
Provence
Carmargue
MySpace: www.myspace.com/lunablancamusic
Nuevo Flamenco guitarist, Richard Hecks, from Bocholt, Germany leads the band Luna Blanca. Provence is their follow-up to their first album, "Guitar Island.

Jienat
Mira
Title track
Jienat.com
MySpace: www.myspace.com/jienat
Next up, arctic world music, voices and drum from 70 degrees North. The bulk of the music was recorded in Hammerfest, Norway, just a 150 meters distant from the Arctic Ocean. This is a two disc set with the second is a hi-def disc, recorded in Pure Audio Blu-Ray. Awesome sound...

Rachid Taha
Bonjour
Bonjour (title track)
The Mabrouk Aalik

Knitting Factory Records
Artist: www.RachidTaha.fr
MySpace: www.myspace.com/taharachid
Arabic songs from France by Rachid Taha.

Cibelle
Las Venus Resort Palace Hotel
Frankenstein
Sapato Azul
Crammed Discs
Artist: www.cibelle.net
MySpace: www.myspace.com/cibelleblackbird
Cibelle is based in London & Sao Paulo Brazil. She is songstress with a contemporary cabaret style. In a conceptual scene reminicent of the Douglas Adams - "Restaurant at the End of the Universe" Cibelle donning her alter ego, "Sonja Khalecallon"performs with her band, Los Stoboscopious Luminous, after the apocalyptic end of the world.

Shantel
Planet Paprika
Citizen of Planet Paprika
Sura Ke Mastura

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

Balkan Beat Box
Blue Eyed Black Boy
War Again
www.NatGeoMusic.net

MySpace: www.myspace.com/balkanbeatbox
Music from a new recording of globalized urban mashups, from Balkan Beat Box, recorded in Belgrade and Tel Aviv. This time BBB are on the NatGeo Label.

Beres Hammond
Can't Stop A Man
One Step Ahead
Last War
MySpace: www.myspace.com/bereshammond
VP Records
We will be hearing "One Step Ahead," a classic song for world peace and understanding, from Jamaican singer, Beres Hammond.

Fat Freddy's Drop
Dr. Boondigga & The Big BW
The Raft
Fat Freddy's Drop
MySpace: www.myspace.com/fatfreddysdropnz
New music from the reggae-influenced New Zealand band, Fat Freddy's Drop.

Paul Adams
Heavens
"Further Explorations for the Dreaming Flute"

The Sky of Hope
Artist: www.Paul Adams.org
Native American Flute songs focused on "the need to be gentle on ourselves." "Follow your music for the sounds that come from nature are your guide. The sound from your heart is also your guide... This album is a follow-up to Paul Adams' first cd "Flute Meditations for Dreaming Clouds."

The Neurons (with Paul Adams)
Dance
Luminosity
Artist: www.Paul Adams.org
The Neurons describe their band as a fundamental cellular groove unit... men playing exotic instruments of wood, metal, & silicon... but what strikes me this evening are the trance lyrics of their song "Luminosity."

Parijat
Offering
Petals Fall
New Earth Records
MySpace: www.myspace.com/newearthrecords
MySpace: www.myspace.com/parijatmusic
Music from Parijat for those seeking peace and tranquility!

Sergio Mendes
Bom Temp
Pais Tropical (paeesh tropeecal)
Concord Music Group
Artist: www.SergioMendesMusic.com
MySpace: www.myspace.com/sergiomendes
We will be hearing the Jorge Benjor song Pais Tropical as arranged by Sergio Mendes.

Chico Trujillo
Chico de Oro
Varga Varga
Cabildo

Barbès Records
MySpace: www.myspace.com/chicotrujillo
New music from Chile

Taj Weekes & Adowa
Deidem
Propaganda War
Artist Charity Foundation website:
They Often Cry Outreach
Artist website: tajandadowa.com
MySpace: www.myspace.com/tajweekesadowa
Media: www.sjmmedia.com/tajweekesepk
Music from the Carribean Island of St. Lucia by roots reggae musicians, Taj Weekes and Adowa. Singer/songwriter Taj Weekes speaks to the life, love, poverty, faith and the people's spirit of his island country.

Thievery Corporation
Babylon Central (a film by Eric Hilton)
Light It Up - Thievery Corporation
The Putney - Butch Cassidy Sound System
MySpace: www.myspace.com/timbila
Music from the soundtrack of BabylonCentral, a film by Eric Hilton of Thievery Corporation. This double set includes the movie on DVD.

Vieux Farka Toure
Live
Fafa (live at Thornbury Theatre)
Six Degrees Records
MySpace: www.myspace.com/vieuxfarkatoure
New music from a Live album by Malian guitarist, Vieux Farka Toure.

Bibi Tanga & The Selenites
Dunya
Title track (40 sec- slow intro)
NatGeo Music
MySpace: www.myspace.com/bibitanga
World Beat Pick of the Month
New music from Paris-based, Bibi Tanga & the Selenites plays a mix of Electronica, jazz and funk.

Konono No 1
Assume Crash Position (Congotronics 4)
Fula Fula
Crammed Discs
Artist: www.Konono.net
New music from a band founded in Kinshasa, Congo back in the 1960s by Mingiedi, a virtuoso of the likembé, a traditional instrument sometimes called the "sanza" or "thumb piano."

Fela!
Fela! - Original Broadway Cast Recording
Everything Scatter
Knitting Factory Records
MySpace: www.myspace.com/felakuti
Music from the soundtrack of the Original Broadway Cast Recording.

Lokua Kanza
Nkolo
Elanga Ya Muinda
Mapendo

World Village
MySpace: www.myspace.com/kanzalokua
Artist website: www.lokua-kanza.com
Exquisite African vocals, kalimba, and guitar from World Village. Lokua Kanza was born in Bukavu, in the Democratic Republic of Congo. He is related, on his father's side to the Mongo people, known for their polyphonic singing. His mother is from Rwanda, a country known for its sophisticated court music. He grew up in Kinshasha where he was steeped in music from morning till night. He made his decision to become a singer after attending a Miriam Makeba concert. His songs are sung in Lingala, Portuguese and French.

Various artists - Hear Music
Playing for Change- Songs Around the World
Back to Your Roots
www.playingforchange.com
MySpace: www.myspace.com/playingforchange
An effort uniting musicians from around the world to "Play for Change"

Burkina Electric
Paspanga
Sankar Yaaré
Cantaloupe Music
MySpace: www.myspace.com/burkinaelectric
Burkina Electric is the first electronica band from Burkina Faso, located in the deep interior of West Africa.

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