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Saturday, June 30, 2012

Playlist for Global Grooves 06/30/12

MC Yogi “Jai Sita Ram” from Pilgrimage (Bonus Track Version) ((RED) Velour Recordings - Frontline 2012) —MC Yogi is a Hip Hop Artist, Graffiti Writer and Yoga Teacher. Combining his Love of Yoga with Hip Hop, Reggae, Electronica, Dancehall & Dub he is a Pioneer in the Fusion of Ancient Yogic Science. This brand new track features Krishna Das on vocals.

The Invisible “UTOPIA” from Rispah (Bonus Track Version) (Ninja Tune 2012) —“Rispah,” the new album from The Invisible, is, in the words of singer-guitarist Dave Okumu, ”a love letter to grief.” New release.

Gypsy Cab (Sunjinho Moombahton Remix) “Mobius Collective” from Wonderwheel Spins in 2012 (Wonderwheel) N —Brand new compilation

Natacha Atlas “Makaan (Nickodemus & The Spy From Cairo Remix)” from Mounqaliba - Rising (The Remixes) (Six Degrees Records 2011) —Globally celebrated singer Natacha Atlas' latest release Mounqaliba was a decidedly acoustic affair, recorded with a 20-piece Turkish ensemble and a chamber orchestra & integrating western and Arabic styles. Former singer of Transglobal Underground.

Seun Kuti “Slave Masters” from From Africa with Fury: Rise (Knitting Factory 2011) —Son of Afro-Beat pioneer Fela Kuti.

Kongar-ol Ondar “Where Has My Country Gone? (Kongurei) (with Willie Nelson)” from Back Tuva Future (Ellipsis Arts) —Master Tuvan throat singer and a member of the Great Khural of Tuva. Ondar was born in 1962 near the Khemchik River in western Tuva. Considered a living treasure by the Republic of Tuva. Singing with Willie Nelson

Will Clipman “Ibo Oye” from Pathfinder CD ALBUM (canyon records 2007) —Six time Grammy nominee and Native American legend

Manu Chao “Politik Kills” from La Radiolina CD ALBUM (Nacional Records 2007) —French superstar with Gallacian and Basque heritage


Amadou & Mariam “Senegal Fast Food” from Dimanche A Bamako MP3 ALBUM (Nonesuch 2005) —The blind couple from Mali, on a record produced by Manu Chao.

Amadou & Mariam “Wily Kataso (feat. Tunde & Kyp of TV On The Radio)” from Folila (Became Music) —Brand new release. This week's country of the week is Mali.

Ali Farka Toure “Karaw” from The Source (World Circuit 1992) —Ali “Farka” Touré (October 31, 1939 – March 7, 2006) was a Malian singer and guitarist, and one of the African continent’s most internationally renowned musicians.

Ali Farka Touré & Ry Cooder “Ai Du” from Talking Timbuktu CD ALBUM (World Circuit 1994) —Ali Farka Toure with American guitar great Ry Cooder

Tinariwen “Assouf” from Aman Iman: Water Is Life CD ALBUM (Ponderosa Music & Art 2007) —Global Grooves house band. Tuareg nomad electric blues band from Mali

Tinariwen “Imidiwan Winakalin” from Aman Iman: Water Is Life CD ALBUM (Ponderosa Music & Art 2007)

Boubacar Traore “Kar Kar Madison” from Maciré (Kar Kar) CD ALBUM (Indigo 1999) —Boubacar Traoré (born 1942 in Kayes, Mali) is a renowned singer, songwriter, and guitarist. Traoré also goes by the nickname Kar Kar, "the one who dribbles too much" in Bambara, a reference to his soccer playing

Boubacar Traore “Duna Ma Yelema” from Maciré (Kar Kar) CD ALBUM (Indigo 1999) —Another track that blends American blues and North African grooves

Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba “Tineni (feat. Toumani Diabate)” from I Speak Fula (Bonus Track Version) CD ALBUM (Sub Pop Records/Next Ambiance 2009) —Malian group with Bassekou Kouyate playing the Ngoni, a West African string instrument. This track features kora master Toumani Diabate

Toumani Diabaté “Ismael Drame” from The Mandé Variations CD ALBUM (Nonesuch 2008) —Kora master from Mali

Issa Bagayogo “Banani” from Timbuktu CD ALBUM (Six Degrees Travel Series 2001) —More Malian Grooves

Habib Koité & Bamada “Mali Sadio” from Baro CD ALBUM (Contre-Jour 2001)

Habib Koité “Barra” from Afriki (Cumbancha 2007)

Salif Keita “Yamore (With Cesaria Evora)” from Moffou CD ALBUM (Decca/Universal Music Company 2002) —Tha Mansa of Mali with the late Cesaria Evora

Oumou Sangare “DJorolen (Remix)” from Oumou CD ALBUM (Corason 2003)

Rokia Traoré “Sabali” from Mouneïssa (Indigo 1997)

Prince Khonjo 99 with Midzi Heritage Sound “Kijicho” from Binadamu Hatosheki (unknown) —Great track with drum machine. Recorded in Kenya

The Beaters “Secrosanct” from Lost Memories (CBS) —South African groove from 1969

Orchestra Makassy “Mambo Bado” from Legends of East Africa CD ALBUM (Next Music (Pty) Ltd 2005)

Sir Victor Uwaifo “Ekassa 34” from Sir Victor Uwaifo EP 2 (51 Lex Records Ltd. 2010) —Nigerian guitar hero

Gigi “Bale Washintu” from Gigi (Palm Pictures 2001)

Ofra Haza “Rachamim” from Adama (Hed-Arzi 1994) —Isreal

Natacha Atlas “Mistaneek” from Gedida (Mantra 1999) —Egyptian songtress

Rachid Taha “Barra Barra” from Made In Medina CD ALBUM (Universal Music Division Barclay 2000)

Rachid Taha “BONjour” from Bonjour CD ALBUM (Universal Music Division Barclay 2009)

Sunday, June 24, 2012

Download the first 90 minutes of yesterdays Global Grooves

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Saturday, June 23, 2012

Playlist for 6/23/12

Global Grooves (Music) with DJ Brian Boru 06/23/2012 11:00AM to 02:00PM
11:01AM Bibi Tanga & The Selenites “Kangoya” from 40º of Sunshine (2012) on Nat Geo Music — Brand new song from the native of the Central African Republic
11:04AM Staff Benda Bilili “Osali Mabe” from Osali Mabe - Single (World, 2012) on Crammed Discs — Brand new Congolese groove
11:09AM Baris Manco “Cokertme” from Turkish Freakout (Rock, 2010) on Bouzouki Joe Records — Turkish Psychedelia
11:12AM Kontlar “Arpa Bugday Taneler” from Surf Rock ala Turca (World, 2007) on Kargah-e Musighi Records
11:14AM Kerem Güney “Aldırma Gönül” from Aldırma Gönül Bestekarından (World, 2010) on ÖZMÜZİK PLAKÇILIK — Turkish Freakout 2
11:19AM Mehrpouya “Soul Raga” from Pomegranates (2010) on B-MUSIC — Persian trippy music
11:23AM Baris Manco & Mogollar “Binboganin Kizi” from Istanbul 70: Psych, Disco, Folk Classics (CD, Comp, World, 2012) on Nublu Records (UK) — More Turkish Psychedelic music

11:29AM Mogollar “Cigrik” from Diggers' Delight: 10 International Psychedelic Freakouts, 1970-1975 (Rock, 2008) on Selector Series
11:32AM 3 Hürel “Canim Kurban” from Kent Ozanlari 1 (World, 1998) on Ada Yayincilik
11:35AM Dungen “Ta Det Lugnt” from Ta Det Lugnt (2004) on Subliminal Sounds — Danish Psychedelic
11:45AM Amadou Ballaké & Orchestre Super Volta “Bar Konou Mousso” from Bambara Mystic Soul (The Raw Sound of Burkina Faso 1974-1979) (World, 2011) on Analog Africa

11:50AM William Onyeabor “Body and Soul” from Kon & Amir Present Off Track, Vol. 2: Queens (2008) on BBE Music — Nigerian Grooves
12:02PM Atomic Bomb Zigoto “Menyecske” from Booniay!! on Crammed Discs — West African funk
12:09PM Mensy “Ane Ya” from New Sounds of Africa (AUDIO) on unknown (USA)
12:15PM The Real Sounds “Chamunorwa” from Harare on Zimbabwe ZML — A major force in the Zimbabwe music scene of the 1980s, the Real Sounds of Africa were in fact founded by a group of Congolese musicians in Zambia in 1975.
12:22PM Pacific Express “The Way it Used to Be” from Anthology Part 1 (Jazz, 1999) on Mountain Records — South Africa grooves
12:28PM Dark City Sisters “Vukani” from Cafe Africa (World, 2010) on Not Now Music
12:32PM Eddie Siagbo & El Rego “Nounangnon” from SDE 003 on unknown (USA)

12:37PM Sonny Okosuns “My Cherie Koko” from 51 Lex Presents: Olu Ebube (2006) on 51 Lex (IM) Records Ltd
12:45PM Xalam “Goree” from Gorée (World, 1984) on Celluloid
12:52PM Mulatu Astatke “Mulatu” from Mulatu of Ethiopia (Jazz, 1972) on SFR
12:59PM Mulatu Astatke “Mètché Dershé (When Am I Going to Reach There?)” from Éthiopiques, Vol. 4: Ethio Jazz & Musique Instrumentale (1969-1974) (World, 2004) on Buda Musique (USA) — Ethiopian Jazz legend
01:03PM Tewelde Redda “Memona” from Ethiopiques Vol. 5 - Tigrigna Music on Buda Musique (USA)

01:07PM Mellesse Bonger & Tchista Band “Lebe Antchin Alena , Air Gourague” from Ethiopiques Vol. 2: Tètchawèt! - Urban Azmaris of the 90s on Buda Musique (USA)
01:17PM Gétatchèw Mèkurya “Yegenet Muziqa” from Éthiopiques 14: Negus Of Ethiopian Sax on Buda Musique (USA)
01:22PM Ethiopiques “Heywèté - Instrumental” from Ethiopiques Vol.01 - Golden Years of Modern Ethiopian Music '69-'75 (Afro-Jazz) on Buda Musique (USA)
01:24PM Issa Bagayogo “Sebero” from Mali Koura (CD, Album, World, 2008) on Six Degrees Travel Series
01:31PM Abdulla Majnun & Wu Man “Shadiana (Celebration)” from Music of Central Asia Vol. 10: Borderlands: Wu Man and Master Musicians of the Silk Route (World, 2012) on Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
01:35PM Sanubar Tursun, Hesenjan Tursun & Wu Man “Kurt Naxshisi (Song of the Kurds)” from Music of Central Asia Vol. 10: Borderlands: Wu Man and Master Musicians of the Silk Route (World, 2012) on Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
01:40PM Yat Kha “Coming Buddha” from Tuva.Rock (World, 2003) on Verlag "pläne" GmbH
01:45PM Kongar-ol Ondar “Kargyraa Rap” from Back Tuva Future (World) on Ellipsis Arts (USA)

01:48PM Huun-Huur-Tu “Taraan-Taraam” from If I'd Been Born an Eagle (Reggae, 2005) on Shanachie Entertainment (USA)
01:51PM Yat-Kha “Dyngyldai [Transglobal Underground Remix]” from Dyngyldai [Transglobal Underground Remix] (Single, AUDIO) on unknown (USA)
01:57PM The Guo Brothers “Training Horses On The Mongolian Grassland” from Yuan (World, 1990) on Real World Records (unknown)

Sunday, June 17, 2012

Playlist for 06/16/12

Global Grooves (Music) with DJ Brian Boru 06/16/2012 11:00AM to 02:00PM
11:00AM Kristi Stassinopoulou “Matia San Kai Ta Dika Sou” from Greekadelia on World Music Network — Brand new music from Greece

11:07AM NICKODEMUS “Alruccabah” from Moon People (CD, Album, World, 2012) on ESL Music
11:13AM NICKODEMUS “Conmingo feat Sammy Ayala (Hallex Remix)” from Moon People (CD, Album, World, 2012) on ESL Music
11:17AM Calibro 35 “Massacro All'alba” from Ogni Riferimento a Persone Esistenti O a Fatti Realmente Accaduti è Puramente Casuale (2012) on Calibro 35 — New Italian grooves
11:23AM Ennio Morricone “Almost Dead” from Fistful of Dollars (12 Inch, Album) on RCA (USA)
11:25AM Calibro 35 “Arrivederci E Grazie” from Ogni Riferimento a Persone Esistenti O a Fatti Realmente Accaduti è Puramente Casuale (2012) on Calibro 35
11:30AM Luigi Cinque & Tarantula Hypertext O'rchestra “Tangerine Cafc” from Pizzica La Tarantula 2 (World, 2004) on Stampa Alternativa / Eretica — Italia Nova
11:38AM Tullio De Piscopo “E fatto e sorde! E? (Money Money) [Club Mix Edit]” from Italo Disco - Essential Italian Disco Classics 1977-1985 (2008) on Strut Records
11:43AM Daniele Luppi “An Italian Story” from An Italian Story (MP3, Album, World, 2004) on Rhino (USA)
11:48AM Kottarashky & The Rain Dogs “Slavyanka Blues” from Demoni (World, 2012) on Asphalt Tango Records — Contemporary Bulgarian grooves
11:52AM Boban I Marko Markovic Orkestar “Hava Naguila” from Golden Horns on unknown (USA)
11:55AM Balkan Beat Box “Kabulectro” from Blue Eyed Black Boy (CD, Album, World, 2010) on Nat Geo
11:59AM Mahala Rai Banda “Mahalageasca” from Mahala Rai Banda (CD, Album, World, 2004) on Crammed Discs — Romania
12:04PM Kristi Stassinopoulou “Trigona” from Echotropia (World, 2003) on Tinder Records — Greece
12:10PM DDC Mlimani Park Orchestra “Nelson Mandela” from Nelson Mandela on unknown (USA)
12:17PM The Psychedelic Aliens “Blofonyobi Wo Atale” from Psycho African Beat (World, 2010) on Academy LPs — Nigeria

12:20PM The Sweet Talks “Akampanye” from The Kusum Beat - EP (2010) on Soundway Records Ltd
12:24PM Konono N°1 “Masikulu” from Congotronics (2004) on Crammed Discs
12:34PM Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou “Minkou e so non moin” from Échos hypnotiques, vol. 2 - From the Vaults of Albarika Store (1969-1979) (World, 2009) on Analog Africa — Vintage Benin
12:45PM Sir Victor Uwaifo & His Melody Maestroes “Dododo (Ekassa No. 1)” from Nigeria 70 - Lagos Jump (World, 2008) on Strut Records
12:51PM African Head Charge “Drumming Is a Language” from Vision of a Psychedelic Africa (Reggae, 2010) on On U Sound
12:57PM Ofege “Try And Love” from Try And Love (Jazz, 2010) on Ivory Music Ltd
01:01PM Gaspar Lawal “Awon-Ojise-Oluwa” from World Psychedelic Classics 3: Love's A Real Thing - The Funky Fuzzy Sounds of West Africa (CD, Comp, World, 2004) on Luaka Bop (USA)

01:07PM Blo “Chant To Mother Earth” from Nigeria Rock Special: Psychedelic Afro-Rock & Fuzz Funk In 1970's Nigeria (World, 2008) on Manufacturer
01:15PM Mari Boine “Boadan Nuppi Bealde (I Come From the Other Side)” from Eight Seasons (Gavcci jahkejudgu) (2001) on Universal Music AS — Saami music from Norway
01:21PM Mari Boine, Inna Zhelannaya & Sergey Starostin “Korridorsangen” from Winter In Moscow (World, 2001) on Jaro Records — Norway/Russia
01:27PM Wimme “Oainnáhus / Vision” from Gierran (Enchantment) (World, 1997) on Rockadillo Records
01:31PM Wimme Saari “Biergobáhti (The Meat Pot)” from Gapmu (Vaisto / Instinkt / Instinct) (World, 2003) on Rockadillo Records
01:35PM Garmarna “Vedergällningen (Vengeance)” from Nordic Roots 2 (Traditional) on Northside
01:40PM Bichevskaya Zhanna “Dikoye Pole” from My - Russkie (2001) on Familia Entertainment
01:45PM Sonik Omi “Main Theme From Andhera / Darwaza” from Bollywood Bloodbath (2011) on Finders Keepers Records

01:49PM A.R. Rahman “Gurus of Peace” from A R Rahman's Exclusive Bollywood Tune for RDB (World, 2010) on Radio Desi Beat
01:55PM Eddie Vedder & Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan “THE LONG ROAD” from Dead Man Walking (CD, Comp, Private, 2006) on Sony (USA)