2011-11-25 Global Songs About Birds

This week’s show is dedicated to our flying friends. Not to exclude flight-challenged birds (kiwi, ostrich, Thanksgiving turkey), but most of these songs are about wilder birds. Then it was on to new releases, concert previews, and other featherless songs in hour 2. Enjoy!World  Music about Birds

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Hour 1
Kobo Town  –  Corbeaux Following  –  Independence
Yma Sumac  –  Chicken Talk  –  Mambo!
Zulya and the Children of the Revolution  –  Children’s Bird Song  –  3 Nights
Rabih Abou-Khalil  –  Maltese Chicken Farm  –  The Cactus of Knowledge
The Shin  –  Pigeon Sirba  –  Black Sea Fire
Think of One  –  Een Dooi Vogeltje  –  Naft
Ladysmith Black Mambazo  –  Vuka (Wake Up Little Chicks)  –  Songs From a Zulu Farm
Rim Banna  –  Fly and Slow Down, Goose  –  A Time to Cry: A Lament over Jerusalem
Talitha Mackenzie  –  Funky Bird  –  Solas
Mariah Parker  –  First Flight  –  Sangria
Forro in the Dark  –  Asa Branca feat. David Byrne  –  Bonfires of Sao Joao
Varttina  –  Musta Lindu (Black Bird)  –  Musta Lindu (Black Bird)
Tito Puente  –  Mambo Birdland  –  The Complete 78s Vol. 2 (1949-55)
Lord Tanamo  –  Yellow Bird  –  I’m in the Mood for Ska

Hour 2
Hazmat Modine  –  Mocking Bird  –  Cicada
Howard B. Hayes & Malinda Parker  –  Chicken Is Nice  –  Songs of the African Coast: Café Music of Liberia
Awale  –  Merhaba  –  Just Have to Grow
Zafa  –  Wasmaee  –  Funky Grooves of Yemen
The Klezmatics  –  Nign  –  Jews With Horns
Fredy Massamba  –  Zonza  –  African Beat
Lightsweetcrude  –  A Call to You, Piloo  –  Listen to the Colour
Raya Brass Band  –  Arkabarka  –  Dancing On Roses, Dancing On Cinders
Sola Rosa  –  Del Ray  –  Get It Together
Sia Tolno  –  Aya Ye  –  My Life
Istiklal Trio  –  Suz-nak Oyun Havasi  –  Istiklal Trio
Shazalakazoo  –  Plus 49 (feat. Wikluh Sky)  –  Karton City Boom
Ocote Soul Sounds  –  Cumbia La Magdalena  –  Taurus

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