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playlist for June 05, 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.

Les Chansons de la nouvelle scene français
le pop 5

Olive Et Moi: L'Ascenseur
Vincent Delerm: Je Pense À Toi
Artist website: www.lepop.de
Le Pop Musik

I Muvrini
I Muvrini

Noi - "Us"
Higher Octave World
Muvrini.com
MySpace: www.myspace.com/imuvrini
We will be haaring a couple of songs sung in the Corsican native language of the Bernardini brothers, known as I Muvrini.

Zucchero
Zucchero & Co.
Hey Man (with B.B. King)

Artist website: www.zucchero.it
Concord Records
Zucchero (Sugar) has been a European music sensation since the mid 1980's and has earned the respect and recognition of fellow musicians around the world who have performed duets with him. Miles Davis began the tradition.

Roberta Carrieri
dico a tutti cosi
Angolino
Artist website :
www.robertacarrieri.com
MySpace: www.myspace.com/robertacarrieri
Italian songstress, Roberta Carrieri is a member of the group, Fiamma Fumana. "Dico a tutti cosi" is her first solo album.

Various Artists
Electric Gypsyland 2
Tunng vs Taraf de Haïdouks: Homecoming
Crammed
Artist: www.tunng.co.uk
MySpace: www.myspace.com/thisistunng
Tuung is a group out of the UK. I dig their gentle musical style and have enjoyed watching a number of their videos, posted on MySpace.

ErsatzMusika
Voice Letter
Went and Drank
Asphalt-Tango.de

MySpace: www.myspace.com/ersatzmusika
These six Berlin-based musicians, of ErsatzMusika spent their formative years in the USSR and emigrated to Berlin in the early 90's. They are lead by singer/songwriter, Irina Doubrovskja who describes her music, on MySpace, as "post-soviet urban folk from Berlin."

Kottarashky
Opa Hey!
Tebe
Asphalt-Tango.de

MySpace: www.myspace.com/kottarashky
Kottarashky is a 21 Century Digital master musician with his feet deeply rooted in vintage Balkan music. His mesmerizing mashups are full of Balkan soul.

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

Balkan Beat Box
Blue Eyed Black Boy
Why
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.

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."

Jakob Dylan
Women & Country
Down on Our Own Shields
Columbia Records
Artist: www.JakobDylan.com
MySpace: www.myspace.com/jakobdylan
Next a song from American songwriter, Jakob Dylan.

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!

Terry Oldfield
Spirit of India
Moonlight on a Lotus
New Earth Records
MySpace: www.myspace.com/newearthrecords
MySpace: www.myspace.com/terry.oldfield

"Spirit of India" is one of Terry Oldfield's many eastern atmospheric recordings.

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.

Gustavo Santaolalla
RONROCO
Pampa
World Circuit/Nonesuch
MySpace:
www.myspace.com/gustavosantaolalla
Argentinian Multi-instrumentalist, Gustavo Santaolalla plays charango, maulincho, pipes, tin whistle, harmonica, guitar and guitarron and most importantly for this CD, the ronroco (a small guitar-like instrument with 10 ten strings, arranged in 5 pairs)

Chico Trujillo
Chico de Oro
Varga Varga
Cabildo
Barbès Records
MySpace:
www.myspace.com/chicotrujillo
New music from Chile

Grupo Fantasma
El Existential
Realizando
www.NatGeoMusic.net
MySpace:
www.myspace.com/fantasmatics
New music from Austin Texas by the Grupo Fantasma.

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.

Gaudi
No Prisoners
Brainwashed Again
Six Degrees Records
MySpace: www.myspace.com/gaudimusic
Next-up music from a brand new cd from Six Degrees Records that just arrived in today's mail. Gaudi is a London-based producer famous for rocking dance-floors the world over. His music synthesizes elements of dub, electronica, and world music into extended down-tempo mixes.

Timbila
Remembering the Future
Urombo (poverty)
MySpace: www.myspace.com/timbila
Music from a African music project by Afropop.org staff members, Banning Eyre, Sean Barlow, and friends.

Lokua Kanza
Nkolo
Elanga Ya Muinda
Mapendo
World Village
MySpace: www.myspace.com/kanzalokua
Artist website: www.lokua-kanza.com
World Beat Pick of the Month

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.

Katrina and the Waves
Walking on Sunshine 25
Walking on Sunshine
MySpace: www.myspace.com/tonyallenafrobeat
World Circuit/ Nonesuch
Katrina and the Waves are celebrating the 25th Anniversary of their song "Walking on Sunshine" with a release that includes this version of their song performed by the "Soweto Gospel Choir."

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.

Tony Allen
Secret Agent
title track
MySpace: www.myspace.com/tonyallenafrobeat
World Circuit/ Nonesuch
Tony Allen is a self-taught drummer from Lagos Nigeria, where he began performing in highlife bands in the 1960's. He's now living in Paris and acknowledged as Africa's finest kit drummer.

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