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Sunday, January 22, 2012

Global Grooves playlist for 1/21/12

Global Grooves (Music) with DJ Brian 01/21/2012 11:00AM to 02:00PM
11:00AM Black Sun Ensemble “Dada Is Gaga” from Lambent Flame on Reckless — This weeks theme-guitar music
11:08AM Tinariwen “Tenhert” from Imidiwan : Companions (World, 2009) on Outside Music — Tuareg guitar blues from Mali
11:14AM Tamikrest “Fassous Tarahnet” from Toumastin (World, 2011) on Glitterhouse Records — Northeastern Mali
11:19AM Bombino “Assalam Felawan (Peace to You)” from Agadez (World, 2011) on Cumbancha — From Niger-considered by many the Breakthrough Album of the Year
11:26AM Ali Farka Touré & Ry Cooder “Amandrai” from Talking Timbuktu (CD, Album, World, 1994) on World Circuit — African and American guitar legends
11:35AM Vieux Farka Toure “The Secret” from The Secret (CD, Album, World, 2011) on Six Degrees — Another Malian guitar great
11:42AM Kante Manfila “Relaxing at Moribaya” from The Rough Guide to African Guitar Legends on World Music Network
11:48AM Shakti “Lady L” from Shakti With John McLaughlin (Live) (Jazz, 1976) on Legacy/Columbia — One of the first World Fusion bands, featuring John Mclaughlin on guitar and Zakir Hussein on tabla
11:55AM Shakti “Mind Ecology” from Om Namah Shivaya - EP (2011) on Les indiens — John McLauglin also played guiter Miles Davis' Bitches Brew
12:01PM Johnny Guitar “Mon Du Dow” from Shadow Music of Thailand on unknown
12:04PM Saing Saing Maw “Than Shin Ley Ye Khan” from Guitars of the Golden Triangle on Sublime Frequencies — Guitar from Myammar (Burma)
12:07PM Khun Paw Yann “Hopes and Goals” from Guitars of the Golden Triangle on Sublime Frequencies
12:13PM Dengue Fever “One Thousand Tears of a Tarantula” from Escape From Dragon House (CD, Comp) on M80 (USA) — Cambodia/US
12:22PM Cyril Pahinui “Hilo E” from 6 & 12 String Slack Key (World, 1994) on Dancing Cat/George Winston — Beautiful Slack Key guitar playing from Hawaii
12:26PM Randy Lorenzo “NAI'O Randy Lorenzo” from Slack Key Guitar Volume 2 (2003) on Palm Records
12:30PM Eric Fernandez “Mediterranee” from Verdine Tempo (2008) on Sounds — Spanish Flamenco
12:35PM Kolpakov Duo “Still the Same Guitar” from The Rough Guide to the Best Music You've Never Heard on World Music Network — Russian Gypsy music
12:39PM Rodrigo y Gabriela “Master Maqui” from 11:11 (MP3, Album, World, 2009) on Rubyworks — Flamenco from Mexico
12:44PM Rodrigo y Gabriela “Diablo Rojo (Live In Japan)” from Rodrigo y Gabriela: Live In Japan (2008) on Rubyworks Records / Because Music
12:47PM Los 4 Planetas “Dos Guitarras” from Latinamericarpet: Exploring The World Of Latin American Psychedelia Vol. 1 on Sublime Frequencies
12:52PM African Virtuoses “Kankan Diarabi” from The Classic Guinean Guitar Group (World, 2007) on Sterns — Electric guitar from Guinea
12:59PM Kabaka International Guitar Band “Izu Kamma na Nneji” from Mangala Special on unknown — Nigerian highlife
01:07PM Sir Victor Uwaifo “Kirikisi (Ekassa 24)” from Sir Victor Uwaifo: Guitar Boy Superstar 1970-76 (World, 2008) on Soundway Records — Nigerian electric guitar
01:11PM Franco & OK Jazz “On Entre OK” from Franco Et Le Tout Puissant OK Jazz (World, 1989) on Frochot Music — Congolese guitar legend
01:14PM The Peacocks International Guitar Band “Onye Aghala Nwanneya” from Nigeria Special, Vol. 2: Modern Highlife, Afro-Sounds and Nigerian Blues (World, 2009) on Strut
01:17PM The Hygrades “In the Jungle (Instrumental)” from Nigeria Rock Special: Psychedelic Afro-Rock & Fuzz Funk In 1970's Nigeria (Rock, 1983) on Soundway Records Ltd
01:23PM Ali Farka Toure “INSTRUMENTAL” from Niafunké (CD, Album, World, 1999) on World Circuit
01:27PM Daniel Kamu “Mumbi Ni Wakwa” from Guitar Paradise Of East Africa on unknown — East African guitar
01:31PM King Sunny Ade “Ja Funmi” from Ju Ju Music (World, 1982) on Universal-Island Records Ltd.
01:39PM Group Inerane “awal september” from Guitars from Agadez on Sublime Frequencies
01:42PM Terakaft “Legh Assistane Dagh Aïtma” from Akh Issudar (World, 2008) on IRL on exclusive license from Tapsit
01:46PM Tinariwen “Assouf” from Aman Iman: Water Is Life (CD, Album, World, 2007) on Ponderosa Music & Art
01:50PM Rachid Taha “Barra Barra” from Made In Medina (CD, Album, Private, 2000) on Universal Music Division Barclay — Algerian/France
01:55PM Neu! “Fur Immer (Forever)” from Neu! 2 (CD, Album, Electronic, 2001) on Gronland records — Germany

Thursday, January 19, 2012

Saturday, January 14, 2012

Playlist for Global Grooves 1/14/2011

Global Grooves (Music) with DJ Brian 01/14/2012 11:00AM to 02:00PM

11:00AM Kailash Kher & Kailasa “Na Batati Tu (Na Dhin Dhin Dhin Na)” from Yatra (Nomadic Souls) (World, 2009) on Cumbancha — Music from India
11:05AM Ananda Shankar “Metamorphosis (Album Version)” from Ananda Shankar (2004) on Rhino/Warner Bros. (Canada)
11:12AM Ravi Shankar “West Eats Meat” from Ravi Shankar: In Celebration - Highlights (World, 1996) on Angel Records
11:18AM Musafir “Halleriya” from Dhola Maru (World, 2010) on Sounds True — Rajasthan
11:25AM Mercan Dede “Fire Drums” from Journeys of a Dervish (CD, Album, World, 1999, added 01/15/2011) on Golden Horn Productions — This weeks Country of the Week-Turkey
11:34AM Harem Turkish Percussion Group “Heart Of Percussion” from Harem IV on unknown — Turkish drums
11:38AM Kemani Cemal Cinarli “Mavisim” from The Rough Guide to the Music of Turkey on World Music Network
11:43AM Omar Faruk Tekbilek “Hijaz Raks” from Crescent Moon (CD, Album, World, 1998) on Celestial Harmonies
11:50AM Erkin Koray “Cemalym” from Love Peace & Poetry: Turkish Psychedelic Music (CD, Comp, Private, 2005) on QDK Media
11:58AM Mustafa Ozkent “Emmoglu” from Mustafa Özkent Ve Orkestrası Gençlik İle El Ele (World, 2007) on ÖNCÜ MÜZİK PRODÜKSİYON
12:05PM Kaya Project “Twin Soul” from Walking Through (Electronic, 2004) on Interchill Records
12:12PM Omar Souleyman “Mandal” from Jazeera Nights: Folk and Pop Sounds from Syria on Sublime Frequencies
12:23PM Rodrigo y Gabriela “ORION” from Live In Japan (MP3, Single, World, 2008) on Rubyworks — Great Flamenco guitar duo from Mexico
12:31PM Rodrigo y Gabriela “11:11” from 11:11 (MP3, Album, World, 2009) on Rubyworks
12:36PM Brownout “The Sexican” from Homenaje (World, 2007) on Freestyle Records
12:40PM Tabaco “Dia Sin Luz” from Desintegración (Rock, 2007) on Tam-Tam Media — Psychedelic tune from Spain, recorded in Barcelona in the early 1970's
12:45PM Los Jaivas “Cancion Del sur” from Cancion Del Sur on AAD — Chilean folk music
12:53PM Boukman Eksperyans “Marij A Zaka (Live)” from Live At Red Rocks (CD, Album, Private, 1999) on Non EMI — Supergroup from Haiti, recorded live in Colorado
12:56PM Nagisa Ni Te “ON the BEACH” from On The Love Beach (2002) on Jagjaguwar — Japanese psychedelic pop
01:03PM Ennio Morricone “Autostop Rosso Sangue” from The Very Best of Ennio Morricone (CD, Album, Private, 2000) on EMI (UK)
01:09PM 2Raumwohnung “Ich weiß warum” from In wirklich (2002) on It-sounds — Germany
01:13PM Kolpakov Duo “Grushen'ka” from The Rough Guide to the Best Music You've Never Heard on World Music Network
01:17PM Kostas Makedonas “Exinta Dis Dolaria” from Seloteip - Valkanizater (World, 2008) on Warner/EGE — Greece
01:20PM Mikis Teodorakis “Jitonia Ton Agelon” from Canto Generale (2003) on FM Records
01:26PM Muradian Ensemble “Trabzoni” from Anoush - Armenian Dances (Ethnic) on unknown
01:29PM Synthesis “Gajdarska Igra ” from IDENTITY (World, 2008) on Resistencia — Macedonia
01:36PM Balkan Beat Box “Bulgarian Chicks” from Balkan Beat Box (CD, Album, World, 2005) on JDUB Records
01:42PM Mari Boine “Eallin” from Balvvoslatjna (World, 1998) on Universal Music AS — Norwegian sami band
01:47PM VAS “The Inward Coil” from In the Garden of Souls (World, 2000) on Narada (USA)
01:53PM African Head Charge “Surfari” from Vision of a Psychedelic Africa (Reggae, 2010) on On U Sound

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Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Global Grooves is now listed on World Music Network

Global Grooves is now listed on the World Music Network website. This site is a great source for information about World Music. Here is the link:

I also added a permanent link on the main blog page.

Saturday, January 7, 2012

Playlist for 1/7/2012

Global Grooves (Music) with DJ Brian 01/07/2012 11:00AM to 02:00PM
11:00AM Vieux Farka Toure “Wosoubour (Chris Annibell Remix)” from Putumayo African Beat (World, 2011) on Putumayo World Music — Smoking track on the new Putumayo compilation
11:05AM Issa Bagayogo “Kalan Nege” from Putumayo African Beat (World, 2011) on Putumayo World Music — Groove from Mali
11:09AM Dady Mimbo “Bouba” from Djambo Way (World, 2003) on Cadalo Records — From Cameroun, Bouba means "cool"
11:13AM Samba Touré “Anbafo” from Fondo (World, 2011) on Camara Production
11:18AM Mamane Barka “Malloumi” from Introducing Mamane Barka (World, 2009) on Introducing
11:23AM Either/Orchestra “Embi Ba (Gouragué)” from Éthiopiques, Vol. 20: Live In Addis (World, 2005) on Buda
11:34AM Ocote Soul Sounds & Adrian Quesada “JUSTICIA” from El Niño y el Sol (Original Soundtrack to the Original Motion Picture) (2006) on ESL Music, Inc. — Grooves from Mexico
11:39AM Nagisa Ni Te “Yosuga (My Refuge and Strength)” from Yosuga (2008) on Jagjaguwar — Japanese Psychedelic pop
11:48AM Coralie Clement “Samba de mon couer qui bat” from Paris on Putumayo (USA) — France
11:52AM Maya Solovey “Eu Vi” from Maya Solovéy (2009) on Maya Solovéy — Porrugeuse cover of the Nirvana classic
11:57AM Marie Laforêt “Marie douceur, Marie colère (paint it black)” from Femmes de Paris, vol. 1 (French Pop, 2002) on
12:00PM Francoise Hardy “Ma jeunesse fout l'camp” from Triple Best of Françoise Hardy (2009) on EMI France
12:05PM Youssou N'Dour “Yo Le Le (Fulani Groove)” from Eyes Open (CD, Album, World, 1992) on Columbia (US) — Todays Country of the Week-Senegal in honor of Youssou N'dour running for President of Senegal
12:11PM Mbaye Dieye Faye & le Sing-Sing Rythme “Dama Doon Sath Laalo” from Tink's Daye Bonde Biir Thiossane on unknown — 1970's Senegal
12:17PM Orchestra Baobab “Sey” from A Night At Club Baobab (World, 2007) on Sheer Sound — Senegalese super group
12:23PM BAABA MAAL “Souka Nayo (Thievery Remix)” from Souka Nayo (I Will Follow You) - EP (World, 1998) on Palm Pictures
12:27PM Omar Pene & Youssou N' Dour “Euleuk Sibir!” from Euleuk Sibir! on unknown
12:32PM BAABA MAAL & MANSOUR SECK “Loodo” from Djam Leelii - The Adventurers (World, 1998) on Palm Pictures
12:39PM Sedhiou Band “22nd July Movement” from Africa Kambeng on unknown
12:45PM El Hadj N'Diaye “boor yi” from Marabi Africa 2 (CD, Comp, Private, 2008) on Ioda
12:51PM Xalam “Ade 2” from Gorée (World, 1984) on Celluloid
12:58PM Thione Seck & Raam Daan “Le N 10” from Favori (World, 2000) on Cantos Music
01:03PM Youssou N'Dour “Redemption Song” from Dakar - Kingston (World, 2010) on Classics & Jazz — Grammy Nominated album from Presidential Candidate Youssou N' Dour
01:09PM Mustafa Ozkent “Ayaz” from Mustafa Ozkent (Rock, 2006) on Finders Keepers Records (Twisted Nerve Recordings)
01:12PM Mustafa Kandirali “Hicaz Dolap” from Mustafa Kandirali (World, 2006) on Uzelli Kaset San. — Turkish Jazz
01:17PM Los Mirlos “La Danza De Los Mirlos” from Roots of Chicha (CD, Comp, World, 2007) on Barbes Records — Peru
01:22PM Ofo the Black Company “Beautiful Daddy” from The World Ends: Afro Rock & Psychedelia in 1970s Nigeria (World, 2010) on Manufacturer — Some African Disco from Nigeria
01:26PM BOOGIE MAN “Jika Jika” from AfroSynth VIII Pump up the Jam on unknown
01:30PM William Mthethwa “Pula Ea Tla” from Ema O Tsamaye (World, 2007) on Universal Music (Pty) Ltd.
01:35PM The Heroes “No No Noo Soul Brother” from Next Stop... Soweto, Vol. 2: Soultown. R&B, Funk & Psych Sounds from the Townships 1969-1976 (Bonus Track Version) (World, 2010) on Strut Records — South African Disco
01:38PM The Sahara All Stars Of Jos “Take Your Soul” from Nigeria Disco Funk Special: The Sound of the Underground Lagos Dancefloor 1974-79 (2008) on Soundway Records Ltd
01:45PM Dr. Adolf Aonotu “Ijere” from Nigeria Disco Funk Special: The Sound of the Underground Lagos Dancefloor 1974-1979 (2008) on Soundway Records
01:48PM Dan the Automator “Uptown Bollywood Nights” from Bombay The Hard Way- Guns, Cars, & Sitars (Electronic, 1999) on Tyger Media
01:51PM Sapna “Pyar Do Pyar Lo” from The Best Of Bollywood (CD, Comp) on Hip-O
01:56PM Paban Das Baul “Kaliya” from Music Of The Honey Gatherers (World, 2010) on Riverboat Records

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

BREAKING NEWS! Youssou N' Dour is running for President of Senegal

From Yahoo! News,
Senegalese and World Music icon Youssou N' Dour is running for President of Senegal and giving up his music career.

See below for full story:

"World music icon Youssou N'Dour says he plans to run in Senegal's presidential election next month, challenging an 85-year-old incumbent whose plans to seek a third term have sparked violent protests.

N'Dour, who made the announcement late Monday on his private radio and TV stations, joins some 20 other candidates already running against President Abdoulaye Wade."-by Sadibou Marone, The Associated Press,

Full story here:

Sunday, January 1, 2012

Playlist from New Years Eve edition of Global Grooves

Global Grooves (Music) with DJ Brian 12/31/2011 11:00AM to 02:00PM

11:00AM Dengue Fever “New Years Eve” from Dengue Fever on ? (USA) — Cambodia/US

11:06AM Babatunde Olatunji “Odun De! Odun De! (Happy New Year)” from Drums of Passion (World, 1959) on Columbia/Legacy (USA) — Nigeria-New Years greeting in Yoruba

11:10AM CHRISPINI YANUKA, KIKOSI CHA NGOMA ZA TAIFA “New Year/Harvest Festival” from Music of Tanzania on unknown — Tanzanian tribal New Year music

11:18AM The Idan Raichel Project “Blessings for the New Year” from The Idan Raichel Project (World, 2006) on Cumbancha, LLC — Israel

11:23AM Youssou N'Dour “Africa Dream Again (feat. Ayo)” from Dakar - Kingston (World, 2010) on Classics & Jazz — Counting down the top ten albums of 2011-This track from Senagal musician Youssou N' Dours 2011 release comes in at #10

11:27AM Vinicius Cantuaria & Bill Frisell “Lagrimas Mexicanas” from Lágrimas Mexicanas (CD, Album, World, 2010) on naïve jazz — #9 Track from Brazil/US

11:31AM Vieux Farka Toure “Sankare Diadje” from The Secret (CD, Album, World, 2011) on Six Degrees — #8 Mali guitar player, son of the great Ali Farka Toure

11:37AM SMOD “Fitri Waleya” from Smod (World, 2010) on Because Music — #7 Mali hip-hop group, produced by Manu Chao

11:43AM Ladysmith Black Mambazo “Thalaza (I Miss My Home, I Miss the Farm)” from Songs from a Zulu Farm (CD, Album, World, 2011) on Razor & Tie — #6 South African legends, released in February

11:49AM Cheikh Lo “Warico” from Jamm (MP3, Album, Private, 2010) on World Circuit — #5 From Senegal, released in June

11:52AM Bombino “Tenere (The Desert, My Home)” from Agadez (World, 2011) on Cumbancha — #4 Tuareg guitarist from Niger, named by many lists as the Breakthrough Album of the Year

11:56AM Femi Kuti “Politics In Africa” from Africa for Africa (CD, Album, World, 2010) on Labelmaison — #3 Nigerian Afro-Beat, released in April. Son of the creator of the Afro-beat sound, Fela Kuti

12:01PM Dengue Fever “Uku” from Cannibal Courtship (CD, Album, Rock, 2011) on Concord Music — #2 Smoking hot album from Dengue Fever

12:08PM Tinariwen “Tenere Taqqim Tossam (feat. Kyp Malone & Tunde Adebimpe)” from Tassili (World, 2011) on Anti (US) — #1 Album of the Year, by the Malian Tuaregs who performed this song recently on The Colbert Report. Also was nominated for a Grammy in the World Music category

12:14PM Ballakè Sissoko & Vincent Segal “"Ma-Ma" FC” from Chamber Music (World, 2009) on Universal Music Division Classics Jazz — Now for the rest of the great music released this last year, starting with January and this great mix of Malian Kora and cello music

12:19PM The Afro Soul-Tet “Afro Revolt” from Afrodesia (Jazz, 2011) on Ubiquity Records — Also out in January, a mix of different genres

12:23PM Fujiya & Miyagi “Taiwanese Boots” from Ventriloquizzing (Rock, 2011) on Yep Roc Records — UK Electronica, from January

12:26PM Sidi Touré “Taray Kongo” from Sahel Folk (World, 2011) on Thrill Jockey (USA) — Malian Blues-January 2011

12:39PM Fiolministeriet “Storm/Engeliska” from Fiolministeriet (2011, added 06/01/2011) on GO' Danish Folk Music — Danish folk-March 2011

12:42PM Orchestre Poly-Rhytmo “Pardon” from Cotonou Club (World) on Strut — First release by the band in 25 years, from Benin, March 2011

12:46PM Femi Kuti “Can't Buy Me” from Africa for Africa (CD, Album, World, 2010) on Labelmaison — April 2011

12:50PM Dengue Fever “Cannibal Courtship” from Cannibal Courtship (CD, Album, Rock, 2011) on Concord Music — April 2011

12:54PM Tamikrest “Fassous Tarahnet” from Toumastin (World, 2011) on Glitterhouse Records — Northern Mali April 2011

01:00PM Tamikrest “Dihad Tedoun Itran ” from Toumastin (World, 2011) on Glitterhouse Records

01:07PM Sergent Garcia “Mi Son Mi Friend” from Una y Otra Vez (2011) on Cumbancha — Spain May 2011

01:11PM SMOD “Ca Chante” from Smod (World, 2010) on Because Music — Mali, 2011

01:14PM Sergey Starostin “In the Deep Forest” from Zhyli-Byli (World, 2010) on Jaro Records — Russia, June 2011

01:16PM Talabarte “Le Route Des Avaloirs” from Talabarte (2011, added 11/29/2011) on Fol — Spain with a Celtic vibe, June 2011

01:20PM Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 “Slave Masters” from From Africa With Fury: Rise (World, 2011) on Knitting Factory Records — Nigeria, youngest son of Fela Kuti, June 2011

01:27PM Mariza “Mais Uma Lua (Fado Varela)” from Fado Tradicional (2010) on EMI Portugal — Portugal-Fado superstar July 2011

01:31PM Tinariwen “Aden Osamnat” from Tassili (World, 2011) on Anti (US) — Grammy nominated-August 2011

01:34PM Samba Touré “Alabina” from Crocodile Blues (MP3, Album, World, 2011) on Riverboat Records — Mali-August 2011

01:39PM Baba Maraire “Rhodzi” from Wona Baba Maraire (World, 2010) on Maraire Enterprises — Zimbabwe September 2011

01:43PM Fatoumata Diawara “Kanou” from Fatou (World, 2011) on World Circuit — Ivory Coast/France-September 2011

01:47PM Kiran Ahluwalia “Mustt Mustt (feat. Tinariwen)” from Aam Zameen: Common Ground (World, 2011) on (RED) Avokado Artists Recordings — Much anticipated collaboration between Tinariwen and Kirna Ahluwalia

01:51PM DRC Music “We Come from the Forest (feat. Bokatola System)” from Kinshasa One Two (2011) on unknown — Released October 2011

01:55PM Buraka Som Sistema “Hangover (BaBaBa)” from Komba (Electronic, 2011) on unknown — Portugal/Angola-October 2011