2017-11-10 World Music Covers of Popular Songs

Yat-KhaHappy Veterans Day to those of you who have served. This show has nothing particular to do with veterans, unless they’re the kind of people who enjoy cover songs. ‘Cause have we got cover songs for you today! Nothing but global versions of pop and rock and reggae classics for the full two hours of the show. I hope you enjoy.

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Hour 1
Autorickshaw “Me and Julio Down by the Schoolyard” from Meter

Havana Maestros “Tightrope (feat. Janelle Monáe)” from AMERiCUBA

Natacha Atlas “I put a spell on you” from Best of Natacha Atlas

Yat-Kha “In a Gadda da Vida” from Re-Covers (feat. Albert Kuvezin)

Omar Torrez “Big Brother” from Dynamisto!

Eliades Ochoa “All Along the Watchtower” from From Another World: A Tribute to Bob Dylan

Susheela Raman “Trust In Me” from Salt Rain

Yasmin Levy “Hallelujah” from Sentir

African Show Boyz “Three little birds” from Spiritual Song

Gregorio Uribe Big Band “Come Together (feat. Sagit Shir, Meta Dia & Sofia Ribeiro)” from Cumbia Universal

Set break — KAOS Community Billboard

Senor Coconut “Beat it” from Fiesta Songs

Hugh Masekela “California Dreamin’” from Hugh Masekela’s Next Album

Funkadesi “Real Situation” from Tribute To A Reggae Legend

Ojos de Brujo “Get up, Stand up” from Backspin: A Six Degrees 10 Year Anniversary Project

Hour 2
Angelique Kidjo
“Gimme Shelter” from Djin Djin

Toussaint & The China Band “Heard it Through the Grapevine” from Love the Almighty High

Mandragora Tango Orchestra “Oelle como espíritu adolescente (Smells Like Teen Spirit)” from Let’s Have Dinner and Go Dancing with the Mandragora Tango Orchestra

The Jolly Boys “I fought the law” from Great Expectation

King Chango “Venezuelan in New York” from Outlandos d’Americas

Tony Succar “I Want You Back (feat. Tito Nieves)” from Unity: The Latin Tribute To Michael Jackson

Autorickshaw “Mercy Street” from Meter

Le Grand Orchestre Du Comptoir De Marrakech “Take Khamsa (Take Five)” from Claude Challe Presents Lovely Reprises By K’lid

Khadja Nin “Damu Ya Salaam” from Ya…

Set break — Spin The Globe world music concert calendar

Francesco Buzzurro & Richard Smith “Day Tripper” from Heart of the Emigrants

De-ci, de-là “True Colors” from Le Couleurs

Wilman De Jesus “Walk like an egyptian” from Mueve Tu Cuerpo

Luna “Voodoo Child (slight return)” from Luna

Lungiswa “Inner City Blues Xhosa” from Ekhaya

 

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