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Friday, April 27, 2012

Radiothon edition of Global Grooves

Tune in on Saturday from 11am-2pm on KRBX 89.9 FM Radio Boise for the Radiothon Edition of the show. Dusty Durango will be guest hosting with me, a live performance from Phantasmagoria at 11. Special themed show of all new World Music releases! Will be a blast. If you enj...oy Global Grooves, please call in your support to Radio Boise. The bar has been set high and I'd love to get at least 25 new or renewing supporters. Please show your support for your Community Radio in the Treasure Valley and Boise's only World Music show, Global Grooves. Any amount helps!

Sunday, April 22, 2012

The first hour of Global Grooves

Here is a download for the first hour of yesterday's edition of Global Grooves. Enjoy!

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Playlist for Global Grooves 04/21/12

Global Grooves (Music) with DJ Brian Boru 04/21/2012 11:00AM to 02:00PM
11:00AM Tinariwen “Chatma” from Amassakoul (CD, Album, World, 2003) on IRL — Celebrating 1 year of Global Grooves on your FM dial with Global Grooves All-Stars
11:06AM Amadou & Mariam “Mon Amour, Ma Cheri” from Se Te Djon Ye (CD, Album, Private, 1999) on Sonodisc — Classic track from the Malian Superstars
11:11AM Issa Bagayogo “Baro” from Timbuktu (CD, Album, Private, 2001) on Six Degrees Travel Series
11:17AM Salif Keita “Madan” from Moffou (CD, Album, Other, 2002) on Decca/Universal Music Company
11:23AM Dady Mimbo “Bouba” from Djambo Way (World, 2003) on Cadalo Records
11:29AM Youssou N'Dour “DON'T LOOK BACK” from Joko - From Village to Town (World, 1999) on S.M.A.L.L. — From Senegal, with Sting on backing vocals.
11:34AM Gigi “Bale Washintu” from Gigi (World, 2001) on Palm Pictures — Ethiopian songstress with an incredible voice
11:40AM Maryam Mursal “Kufilaw” from The JOURNEY (World, 1998) on Virgin UK — Somalian Grooves
11:45AM African Head Charge “Pursuit” from Shrunken Head (MP3, Album, Reggae) on On-U Sound
11:49AM Baka Beyond “Booma Lena” from The Meeting Pool (CD, Album, Private, 1995) on unknown (USA) — Congo/Europe
11:59AM Ali Hassan Kuban “Mabrouk Wo Arisna” from Cairo to Cassablanca (CD, Comp, Private, 1998) on Putumayo (USA) — Nubia
12:04PM Rachid Taha “YA RAYAH” from Diwan (World, 1998) on Barclay — Algeria/France
12:10PM Krishna Das “Mountain Hare Krishna” from Pilgrim Heart (CD, Album, AUDIO, 2002) on Karuna Music — Great tune with Sting on backing vocals
12:15PM Kongar-ol Ondar “Tuva Groove (Bolur Daa-Bol, Bolbas Daa-Bol)” from Back Tuva Future (World) on Ellipsis Arts (USA) — Tuva in Central Asia
12:18PM Kiran Ahluwalia “Mustt Mustt (feat. Tinariwen)” from Aam Zameen: Common Ground (World, 2011) on (RED) Avokado Artists Recordings — Canada/Mali
12:24PM Natacha Atlas “Mistaneek” from Gedida (1999) on Mantra — Egypt
12:28PM Kailash Kher & Kailasa “Na Batati Tu (Na Dhin Dhin Dhin Na)” from Yatra (Nomadic Souls) (World, 2009) on Cumbancha — India
12:32PM Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan “THE GAME” from Mustt Mustt (CD, Album, World, 1990) on Real World Records (unknown) — Pakistan Sufi music
12:37PM Mari Boine “Eallin” from Balvvoslatjna (World, 1998) on Universal Music AS — Saami grooves from Norway
12:43PM Fela Kuti “Eko Ile” from Chop 'N' Quench (World, 2009) on Knitting Factory (USA) — Nigerian founder of Afro-Beat
12:49PM Femi Kuti “Beng Beng Beng” from shoki shoki (World, 1998) on Universal Music Division Barclay
12:57PM Manu Chao “Clandestino” from Baionarena (CD, Album, Private, 2009) on Nacional Records — France
01:00PM Gipsy Kings “El Mauro” from Live! (Latin, 1992) on Elektra (USA) — France/Spain
01:05PM R. Carlos Nakai “Crow Canyon” from Big Medicine (1998) on canyon records — Native American flute music
01:11PM Yoshida Brothers “Fukaki Umi No Kanata” from Asian Lounge (CD, Comp, World, 2005) on Putumayo (USA) — Japan
01:16PM Tjupurru “Stompin' Ground” from Stompin' Ground (2007) on Independent (United States) — Australia
01:20PM Oceania “Kotahitanga (Union)” from Oceania (1999) on Decca Music Group Ltd. — New Zealand
01:25PM The Chieftains “Lundu” from Voice Of Ages (CD, Album, World, 2012) on Hear/Concord — Ireland
01:30PM Afro Celt Sound System “Whirl-Y-Reel #1” from Capture (1995 - 2010) (World, 2010) on Real World Records (unknown)
01:37PM Dengue Fever “Ethanopium” from Broken Flowers (Soundtrack from the Motion Picture) (2005) on Decca (UK) — Cambodia/US
01:42PM Mulatu Astatke “Yekatit” from The Story of Ethio Jazz (1965-1975) [New York - Addis - London] (World, 2009) on Strut Records — Ethiopian jazz master
01:46PM Oliver Mtukudzi “Ndima Ndapedza” from Tuku Music (CD, Album, World, 1998) on Sheer Sound — Zimbabwe
01:52PM Forro In the Dark “Lilou” from Light a Candle (CD, Album, World, 2009) on Shock Records — Brazil
01:57PM Novalima “Coba Guagango” from Coba Coba (CD, Album, World, 2008) on Cumbancha — Peru

Thursday, April 19, 2012

Happy Birthday, Global Grooves

This weeks marks the 1st anniversary of the 1st live edition of Global Grooves which aired on Sunday, April 24th, at 8pm. So to celebrate, this weeks show will be Global Grooves All-stars, some of the best bands that I have played on Boise's ONLY locally produced world music show. Tune in from 11am-2pm Saturday and hear music from Amadou & Mariam, Tinariwen, Gigi, Rachid Taha, Mari Boine, Fela Kuti and much much more. Three hours of the coolest tunes on the planet!

Sunday, April 15, 2012

Happy Birthday Radio Boise!

At Radio Boise we're celebrating our 1st year on 89.9 FM, so in honor of that occasion, a birthday song, Global Grooves style. From Iceland, The Sugarcubes Birthday. Enjoy!

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Saturday, April 14, 2012

Playlist from 4/14/12

Global Grooves (Music) with DJ Brian 04/14/2012 11:00AM to 02:00PM
11:00AM Gotan Project “El Mensajero” from Tango 3.0 (Electronic, 2010) on Universal Music Division Barclay
11:05AM The Sugarcubes “BIRTHDAY” from Life's Too Good (CD, Album, Electronic, 1988) on Elektra (USA) — Happy Birthday to KRBX-Celebrating one year on air!
11:09AM Amadou & Mariam “Bagnale (feat. Abdallah Oumbadougou)” from Folila on Became Music — This weeks Global Hit of the Week-brand new release from Malian superstars
11:13AM Tinariwen “Tamatant Tilay” from Aman Iman: Water Is Life (CD, Album, World, 2007) on Ponderosa Music & Art — Mali
11:16AM Amadou & Mariam “Wily Kataso (feat. Tunde & Kyp of TV On The Radio)” from Folila on Became Music — Another track from the new album-Featuring Tunde and Kyp from TV on the Radio
11:23AM Femi Kuti “Blackman Know Yourself-Sofa Surfers Rework” from shoki shoki (World, 1998) on Universal Music Division Barclay — Son of Nigerian legend Fela Kuti
11:37AM Sir Victor Uwaifo “Joromi / Monkey Yanga” from GREATEST HITS VOL. 1 (World, 2004) on Premier Records Limited — Nigerian guitar legend
11:43AM The Ramblers International “Highlife Medley” from Highlife Time, Vol. 2 (World, 1952) on Vampisoul
11:49AM Abafana Bomjovo “Siya Jove Manje” from Mine Jive Special on unknown (USA) — South Africa
11:55AM Ebo Taylor “Yaa Amponsah” from Afro Tropical Soundz, Vol. 1 (World, 2010) on Soundway Records — This weeks country of the week-Ghana
12:00PM Janet Osei “Meko Odo Fie” from Lovers Songs on unknown (USA)
12:06PM Rakers Dance Band “San Bra Fie” from 78rpm Senaphone FAO1514 Rakers Dance Band on Senaphone (Ghana) — Vintage vinyl from Ghana
12:09PM Onyina's Guitar Band “Obiara Ne Ne Nkrabia” from 78rpm Decca GWA4105 Onyina's Guitar Band on Decca (UK)
12:12PM RIM AKANDOH & PRINCE SPARROWS BAND “Mada Meho So” from EXECUTIVE 012 on unknown (USA) — Ghana grooves
12:21PM The African Brothers “Self Reliance” from Ghana Soundz: Afro-Beat, Funk and Fusion in 70's Ghana (World, 2002) on Soundway Records
12:30PM The African Brothers “Sakatumbe” from Ghana Soundz: Afro-Beat, Funk and Fusion in 70's Ghana (World, 2002) on Soundway Records
12:37PM The Sweet Talks “Kye Kye Pe Aware” from Ghana Soundz, Vol. 2 - Afro-Beat, Funk and Fusion In 70's Ghana (World, 2004) on Manufacturer
12:45PM Hewale Sounds “Kalabule” from Nyade (2006) on ELIKEH
12:49PM Basa Basa Soundz & Fela Anikulapo “Dr. Solutso” from Ghana Special: Modern Highlife, Afro Sounds & Ghanaian Blues 1968-81 (World, 2010) on Soundway Records
12:55PM Honny and The Bees Band “Sisi Mbon” from Ghana Special: Modern Highlife, Afro Sounds & Ghanaian Blues 1968-81 (World, 2010) on Soundway Records
01:03PM Alèmayèhu Eshèté “Che Belew” from Ethiopiques, Vol. 25 - Modern Roots (1971-1975) (World, 2009) on Buda Musique (USA) — Ethiopia
01:16PM Gigi “Guramayle” from Gigi (World, 2001) on Palm Pictures — Modern Ethiopia
01:21PM Jump to Addis “Medo hane” from Ethiopiques, Vol. 15: Europe Meets Ethiopia (World, 2004) on Buda Musique (USA)
01:27PM Yat Kha “Orgasmatron” from Re-Covers: Albert Kuvezin & Yat Kha (2005) on Verlag "pläne" GmbH — Tuvan version of the Motorhead classic!
01:30PM TURGUN ALIMATOV & ALISHER ALIMATOV “FERGANA TANOVAR” from Rough Guide to the music of central asia on World Music Network
01:33PM ULYTAU “Adai” from Rough Guide to the music of central asia on World Music Network
01:36PM Dengue Fever “We Were Gonna” from Escape From Dragon House (CD, Comp) on M80 (USA)
01:40PM Love, Peace & Poetry -- Asian Psychedelic Music “Cambodian Rocks - A2” from Love, Peace & Poetry -- Asian Psychedelic Music (AUDIO) on unknown (USA)
01:45PM THE TRANSSYLVANIANS “AKASZTOS” from The Rough Guide to Hungarian Music on World Music Network
01:49PM Gogol Bordello “I Would Never Want to Be Young Again” from Warped Tour Bootleg Series (2007) on SideOneDummy Records
01:53PM Balkan Beat Box “Bulgarian Chicks” from Balkan Beat Box (CD, Album, World, 2005) on JDUB Records
01:56PM Magnifico “Balkanto No.1” from Export Import (2008) on Turbolenza

Saturday, April 7, 2012

A great free track by Portico Quartet


Free track from Ceu

Here is a link to a free song from the brand new release by Ceu from Brazil. Her new album is called Caravana Sereia Bloom, released on April 3rd. You can get it here:


Playlist for Global Grooves 4/7/12

Global Grooves (Music) with DJ Brian 04/07/2012 11:00AM to 02:00PM
11:00AM Amadou & Mariam “Artistya” from Dimanche A Bamako (MP3, Album, World, 2005) on Nonesuch — Mali superstars, produced by Manu Chao
11:05AM Issa Bagayogo “NoGo” from Timbuktu (CD, Album, Private, 2001) on Six Degrees Travel Series — Mali
11:10AM Zani Diabate “Fadingna Kouma” from Kaboko Zani (2006) on Kanaga System Krush
11:15AM Samson Mthombeni & Gazankulu Girls “Shinengana” from Nkulungwani Wa Nwalungu Vol 1 (Fast Move BFLP85002, 1977) on Fast Move
11:18AM Girma Beyene “Ene Negn Bay Manaesh” from Ethiopiques Volume 8: Swinging Addis on Buda Musique (USA)
11:22AM Bahta Gèbrè-Heywèt “Ewnet Yet Lagegnesh” from Éthiopiques 8: Swinging Addis 1969-1974 on Buda Musique (USA)
11:27AM CEU “Retrovisor” from Caravana Sereia Bloom (2012) on Urban Jungle Records — New release from Brazilian singer-This weeks Global Hit of the Week
11:31AM Susana Baca “Negra Presentuosa” from Susana Baca (1997) on Luaka Bop (US) — Peru-this week exploring the music of South America
11:35AM Hombre Pequenito (Chile) “Mariana Montalvo” from Music From the Wine Lands on Putumayo (USA) — Chile
11:38AM Martín Buscaglia (Uruguay) “Vagabundo” from Radio Latino on Putumayo (USA) — Uruguay
11:41AM Yma Sumac “Jungla” from Mambo! (2010) on SINETONE AMR — Peru-incredible vocal range
11:44AM Yma Sumac “Indian Carnival” from Mambo! (2010) on SINETONE AMR
11:49AM Suba “Sereia” from Sao Paulo Confessions (Electronic, 1999) on Ziriguiboom — Brazil
11:56AM Funkestra “Un Bom Motivo” from Sister Bossa Classics (The Best of Cool Jazzy Cuts With a Brazilian Flavour) (2009) on Irma Records (Germany) — New Brazil Grooves
12:04PM Afro-Cuban All Stars “A Toda Cuba Le Gusta” from A Toda Cuba Le Gusta (CD, Album, Private, 1997) on Corason — Caribbean Salsa
12:07PM La Sonora Dinamita “Bongo Bongo” from Rough Guide to Salsa Columbia (CD, Comp, World, 2003) on World Music Network — Columbia
12:11PM Patricia Andrade “Discepolín” from Sin olvido - Por los caminos de la milonga (2011) on Epsa Music — Venezuela
12:15PM Un Solo Pueblo “CARACAS, CARACAS” from Venezuela Best Hit (2011) on JB Production — Venezuela
12:20PM Quinto Criollo “LA PALOMA” from Folklore de Venezuela, Vol. 2 (1995) on Palacio
12:23PM Adriana Varela “TANGO DE AYER” from Más Tango (2004) on Deutsche Grammophon GmbH — Argentina
12:26PM Moisés Santana “Algeria” from Moisés Santana (2003) on Lua Music — Brazil
12:32PM Funk 'N' Lata “Sambadrome” from Red Hot + Rio (Jazz, 1996) on Red Hot Organization
12:34PM Vuca “Vorsa Notturna” from Bossafrica / Corsa Notturna - Single (Jazz, 2003) on Schema Records — Brazilian club tune
12:40PM Caetano Veloso & Gilberto Gil “Tropicalia” from Chill: brazil 3 (CD, Comp, Private, 2004) on Warner Music Brasil
12:43PM Tom Zé “Defeito 2: Curiosidade” from Brazil Classics 4: The Best of Tom Zé (Latin) on Luaka Pop (US)
12:47PM Os Mutantes “Adeus Maria Fulo” from Os Mutantes (CD, Album, Private, 1968) on Universal Music International Ltda.
12:50PM Forro In the Dark “Saudades de Manezinho Araujo” from Light a Candle (CD, Album, World, 2009) on Shock Records
12:56PM Guyana “Healing shamanic rite of the Kalina” from Musique du monde on unknown (USA) — Guyana
12:59PM Savia Andina “Tempestad” from Savia Andina Classics (World, 1993) on Sukay Records — Bolivia
01:03PM Ensemble Pachamama “EL CONDOR PASA” from Music of the Andes (World, 2007) on Really Free Music — Ecuador
01:08PM Belladonna “Ebatulé” from Inspirational grooves (Electronic, 2003) on IRMA Unlimited
01:16PM Andy Palacio “Lamiselu” from Keimoun (Beat On) (World, 1995) on Stonetree Records — Belize
01:21PM Alain Goraguer “Déshominisation (I)” from La Planète Sauvage (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (2011) on Master Classics Records (USA)
01:25PM Alain Goraguer “La Vieille Meurt” from La Planète Sauvage (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (2011) on Master Classics Records (USA)
01:26PM Hemant Bhole “Sansani Khez Koi Baat” from Bollywood Bloodbath (2012) on FINDER'S KEEPERS
01:29PM Rajesh Roshan “Sanata Theme” from Bollywood Bloodbath (2011) on Finders Keepers Records
01:30PM Ennio Morricone “The Ecstasy Of Gold” from The Good, The Bad and the Ugly (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (2008) on CAPITOL
01:33PM Ennio Morricone “Ninna Nanna per Adulti” from Molto Mondo Morricone on DDD
01:36PM Yoko Kanno “Pot City” from Cowboy Bebop on unknown (USA)
01:38PM Yoko Kanno “Tank!” from Cowboy Bebop on unknown (USA) — Japan
01:41PM Flower Travellin' Band “HIROSHIMA” from Made In Japan (Rock, 1998) on WM Japan — Epic track from Japan