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playlist for November 07, 2009
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

Carmina
On a Quiet Street
Red River Valley Girl
I&E Records
Artist website: Carmina
Carmina is the Celtic contemporary singer songwriter duo of Rob King and Pippa Marland.

Harp 46
Entanglement
title track
harp46.com
Artist: www.harp46.com
Harp 46 is an unconventional trio of harp, African drums and bass. Their world fusion incorporates Celtic, African, and jazz traditions

Rupa and the April Fishes
Este Mundo
L'elephant
Soledad
Cumbancha
MySpace: www.myspace.com/aprilfishes
Artist: www.aprilfishes.com
A San Francisco-based group that crosses musical borders and language barriers by fusing Gypsy, French, Spanish and plenty of attitude and emotion and sound-bytes in "global agit-pop" soundspace.

Peppe Voltarelli
Distratto Ma Pero'
Italiani superstar
Aria
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...

Slavic Soul Party
Taketron

Laughter Club

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

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

The Stimulators
Loaded
One of those Days
www.stimulators.de
MySpace: www.myspace.com/stimulatorsband
"The Stimulators" are a Munich Germany based band featuring former Ike Turner sideman, Peter Schneider on lead guitar, and German ska pioneer, Oliver Stephan on lead vocals/ rhythm guitar, have been thrilled audiences all over Europe, with their infectious mix of Caribbean and African styles, grafted onto a solid Jazz and Blues-based foundation. Their brand-new cd, "Loaded" keeps up their tradition with a collection contemporary themed songs percolating with lively insight into today's social environment.
World Beat Pick of the Month

Ciro Hurtado
Guitarrista
Para Amanda
Inti Productions Recordings
MySpace: www.myspace.com/cirohurtado
Artist: www.cirohurtado.com
Peruvian musician, Ciro Hurtado, of the group Huayucaltia has produced his first solo guitar album.

Ocote Soul Sounds & Adrian Quesada
Coconut Rock

Vampires
ESL Music
MySpace:
www.myspace.com/ocotesoulsounds
Ocote, the Nauhatl word for pine, is the key to starting fire for cooking and heating across Mexico and beyond. The music of Grupo Fantasma of Austin Tx and Antibalas of NYC collide and fuse into a psychedelic afro-latin funk groove.

Whitman Rinaldo
Pretty
SubPrime
MySpace: www.myspace.com/whitmanrinaldo
A song that turns the SubPrime meltdown into an ironic, reggae-laced truth potion.

Tomas Michaud
Beauty and Fire
Living on the Wind
Starland Music
MySpace: www.myspace.com/tomasmichaud
Soulful and expressive music from Flamenco guitarist, Tomas Michaud.

Michael Brant DeMaria
Ocean
Remember
Ontos Music
Artist Website : Siyotanka.com
A journey remembering and sound healing composed by psychologist/soul guide, Michael Brant DeMaria..

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

The Silk Road Ensemble
Off the Map
Ritmos Anchinos
World Village Music
The Silk Road Ensemble is a collective of internationally reknowned performers and composers from more than 20 countries. A group founded by cellist, Yo Yo Ma in 1998 although he does not perform on this album.

Terry Oldfield
Zen

Pointing to the Moon

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.

9 Muses
Feel to Heal

Master Mind

Blue Amazon
Artist: www.9MusesNow.com
9 Muses - 10 songs.
In Greek mythology, the nine Muses are all of one mind, their hearts are set upon song and their spirit is free from care.

Various Artists
I Love Bossa Nova
Vanessa Pinheiro: Vidigal
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
Beat da Bossa
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")

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

Forro in the Dark
Light a Candle
Anão de Jardim
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.

Johannes Linstead
Mistico
1000 Veils
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.

Kailash Kher & Kailasha
Yatra
Kaise Main Kaboon
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)
One Big World!
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

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.

Tommy T
The Prester John Sessions
The Response
Easy Star Records
MySpace: www.myspace.com/tommytonline
Artist: www.tommytmusic.com
A new cd from Gogol Bordello bassist, Tommy T featuring the vocals of Ethiopian singer, Gigi.

King Sunny Ade
Seven Degrees North
Samba

Easy Star Records
MySpace: www.myspace.com/mastersunnyade
King Sunny Ade is the most popular performer of Nigerian Juju music..

Janelia
I Am an African
Just Kala
Janeliasoul.com
MySpace: www.myspace.com/sambamapangala
"Let's protect our mountain gorillas in the Viru

Samba Mapangala & Virunga
Les Gorillas des Montagnes
Les Gorillas des Montagnes
World Wildlife Fund
MySpace: www.myspace.com/janeliasoul
"Let's protect our mountain gorillas in the Virunga National Park"

Tinariwen
Imidiwan: Companions

Chabiba
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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