2013-05-31 World Music in the 1980s

1980s global music sowetoThe first in a series of STG shows highlighting the world-music sounds of different decades. The 80s were when I really began discovering global sounds, so the show includes some of my early favorites plus many 80s artists & songs I’ve discovered since.

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Hour 1
Ladysmith Black Mambazo
“Homeless (Live)” from Live At Montreux 1987, 1989, 2000

Lazmikant Pyarelal “Theme Music (from “Karz”, 1980)” from Bollywood Funk Experience

Muzsikás “Regen Volt, Soka Lesz (It Was Long Ago)” from The Prisoner’s Song

Hukwe Zawose and Master Musicians of Tanzania “Mateso” from Tanzania Yetu

King Sunny Ade “Synchro System” from Synchro Series

Dark City Sisters “Lerato Larona” from Mavuthela Singles

Zakir Hussain “Ambala (excerpt)” from Magical Moments of Rhythm

Angelique Kidjo “Ninive” from Pretty

Obo Addy “Abongo” from Obo Addy & Kukrudu- Let Me Play My Drums

Oliver Mtukudzi “Sugar Pie” from Sugar Pie

Umahlathini Nabo “Ohude Manikiniki” from The Indestructible Beat of Soweto

Saban Bajramovic “lutka lutka” from Uz Orkestar D. Knezevica

Hour 2
The Soil
“Iinkomo (feat. Zakwe) [Beatbox Remix] (Bonus track)” from The Soil

Sukshinder Shinda “Pump Up the Dhol” from Dhol Beat

Matuto “Demon Chopper” from The Devil & the Diamond

Vani Jairam, M. Vasudevan & G. Amaran “Pala Raatthiri (So Many Nights)” from Ilaiyaraaja – Fire Star-Synth-Pop & Electro-Funk from Tamil Films 1985-1989

Original Broadway Cast: FELA! “UPSIDE DOWN” from Original Broadway Cast Recording: FELA! (feat. Kevin Mambo)

Cesaria Evora “Essencia D’Vida” from Mae Carinhosa

The Garifuna Collective “Aganba” from Ayo

Kobo Town “Mr. Monday” from Jumbie in the Jukebox

Jon Madof “Dovid Melech” from Zion80

Lord Mouse and the Kalypso Katz “Edward the VIII” from Go Calypsonian

Danny Michel & The Garifuna Collective “Break It You Buy It” from Black Birds Are Dancing Over Me

Jaffa Road “Boi Kalah” from Where the Light Gets In

The Idan Raichel Project “Olam Shalem (A Whole World)” from Quarter to Six

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