Maverick Radio Network
89.7 KMSU/Mankato & 91.3 KMSK/Austin
"Southern Minnesota's True Alternative"


playlist for August 07, 2010
host/producer Mark R. Thomas
www.myspace.com/worldbeat_kmsu

Listen to KMSU streaming-live

Øystein Sevåg
Global House
Song From the Planet
MySpace: www.myspace.com/oysteinsevag
Windham Hill Records


Connemara Stone Company
Birds & Beasts
Rocky Road to Dublin
Artist website: www.ConnemaraStoneCompany.de
MySpace: www.myspace.com/connemarastonecompany
A Celtic band based in Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen Germany

Les Chansons de la nouvelle scene français
le pop 5

Olive Et Moi: L'Ascneseur
Chat: Harmony
Artist website: www.lepop.de
Le Pop Musik
MySpace: www.myspace.com/oliveetmoi
New music from France from the 5th album in the Le Pop Series.

Rachid Taha
Bonjour
Bonjour (title track)

Agi (Asgee)
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.

Luna Blanca
Provence
Café
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."

Ojos de Brujo
Techari
Suttanas de Merkaillo
Six Degrees Records
"Recipients of 2004 BBC Radio 3 Award for World Music"
Ojo de Brujo reflect both Spanish and Gypsy roots while fusing the driving rhythms of flamenco with hip-hip, ragga and funk.

Calibro35
Ritorno Quelli Di... Calibro35
Eurocrime!
Nublu Records
Artist: www.calibro35.nublu.net
The group Calibro35 from Milan Italy is billed as "The Cinematic Mayhem of Italian Music Combo." They do covers of famous Italian Cop movie soundtracks, with titles like; "A Fist full of Lead", "Hired to Kill", and "Counselor at Crime." Calibro35 also compose their own contributions to this unique genre.

Putumayo World Music
Greece, a Musical Odyssey
Children of the Revolution: Ragizi Apopse
Putumayo World Music
MySpace: www.myspace.com/cotrmusic
A song from Greece by a group named, The Children of the Revolution.

Shantel
Planet Paprika
Usti, Usti Baba

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

Amira & Merima Kljuco
Zumra
Simbil cveéce
Zosto si me majko rodila
MySpace: www.myspace.com/merimamira
Artist website: merimakljuco.com
World Village
Music from the Bosnia, songs that have been handed-down for generations.

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...

Robert Turgeon
Legacy
Morning Prayer
Voices from The Spirit World
Buffalo Camp Song
Standing Bear Music
MySpace: www.myspace.com/robertturgeon
Native American musician Robert Turgeon is a Metis' of French, Indian and Irish descent. He has studied the Native American flute for over 20 years and is considered one of the finest players in the world. We will be hearing music from his cd Legacy (2009). That recording is preceded by a trilogy orf recordings including , "Voices from the Spirit World" (1995), "Shaman's Journey" (1998) and "Stone Song" (2000).

Bear
Untroubled
Rejoicing
www.weaseltrap.com
A mellow interlude from a cd titled, "Untroubled" recorded in March 2010 at Weasletrap, Greenwood, SC.

The Green Band
The Green
Wake Up
Pacific Hawaiian Music
MySpace: www.myspace.com/thegreen808
Reggae music from Hawaii by The Green Band.

Patrick Landeza
Ku'u Honua Mele (My Music World)
Kou Aloha Mau a Mau
A Song for Stan

Artist: www.patricklandeza.com
cdbaby: www.cdbaby.com/cd/PatrickLandeza2
Blues Hawaiian Slack key and song from Patrick Landeza

Fat Freddy's Drop
Dr. Boondigga & The Big BW
Boondigga
Fat Freddy's Drop

MySpace: www.myspace.com/fatfreddysdropnz
New music from the reggae-influenced New Zealand band, Fat Freddy's Drop.

Luísa Maita
Lero Lero

Lero Lero
Desencabulada

Cumbancha Discovery
Artist: www.Cumbancha.com/luisamaita
MySpace: www.myspace.com/luisamaita
World Beat Pick of the Month
Luísa Maita is from the Brazilian mega-city Sao Paulo. Luísa grew-up surrounded by musicians. Her father Amado Maita, a singer whose one solo album from the 70s is a coveted vinyl collectors named all three daughters after songs by the bossa nova legend Antonio Carlos Jobim.

Various Artists
The New Brazilian Music

Érika Machado: Secador. Maçä E Lente
Brazil Musica E Artes
MySpace: www.myspace.com/erikamachado
We will hear Érika Machado from anew cd from Brazil Musica E Artes - Band Camp.

Esperanza Spalding
Chamber Music Society

Inútil Paisagem
Heads-UP
Artist: www.EsperanzaSpalding.com
MySpace: www.myspace.com/erikamachado
We will hear Érika Machado from anew cd from Brazil Musica E Artes - Band Camp.

Juan Luis Guerra
Asondeguerra
Apaga Y Vamonos
Son Al Eey

Capitol Latin
MySpace: www.myspace.com/juanluisguerra
Artist: www.juanluisguerra.com
Music from the Dominican Republic. We will be hearing a couple of songs from the eleventh album by a winner of 9 Latin Grammys, Juan Luis Guerra.

Beres Hammond
Can't Stop A Man
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.

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
Pasi
NatGeo Music

MySpace: www.myspace.com/bibitanga
New music from Paris-based, Bibi Tanga & the Selenites plays a mix of Electronica, jazz and funk.

Lokua Kanza
Nkolo
Famille
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.

Mark's Playlists |Pick of the Month | World Beat Links | KMSU | MSU, Mankato

 

Host/Producer, Board Op. & Webmaster: Mark R. Thomas
Modified: 08/07/2010