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2017-06-16 World Music Top 10 + Songs about Fathers

This show includes our monthly countdown of the top 10 world music releases. Also, June 18th is Fathers Day, so we celebrate with songs about fathers. Oh, and congrats to all the new Greener grads! Listen to past episodes of Spin The Globe free at Mixcloud.  Remember to get your free Daily Spin by liking […]

2017-06-09 Songs of Asian Cities

Music from and about Kabul, Kyoto, Karachi, and other cities in Asia this week in the third installment of STG’s cities playlists. Plus new releases and whatnot in the second hour of the show. Note: You may have noticed that I wasn’t in for a fresh episode of STG last week. Threats of violence closed […]

2017-05-26 Festivals & Live World Music Recordings

This weekend brings one of the biggest world-music-friendly festivals of the year to the Pacific Northwest: the annual Northwest Folklife Festival. STG kicks off the festivities with two hours live recordings from global artists — something of a personally curated global festival for which you don’t need a ticket or sunscreen. Enjoy! Listen to past […]

2017-05-19 Top 10 World Music Albums, May 2017 edition

Hear a track from each of the best 10 new global releases, plus other new releases and a few old faves. Listen to past episodes of Spin The Globe free at Mixcloud.  Remember to get your free Daily Spin by liking and following STG on Facebook — you’ll also get other global music and cultural […]

2017-05-12 Global Songs of Motherhood

May 14 is Mother’s Day, so we celebrate with songs from around the planet about moms. Plus a few new releases & concert previews. Listen to past episodes of Spin The Globe free at Mixcloud.  Remember to get your free Daily Spin by liking and following STG on Facebook — you’ll also get other global […]

2017-05-05 – Cinco de Mayo Music

Mexican, Mexican-flavored, and other Latin music appropriate to celebrate the curiously American party holiday that grew out of a Mexican military upset of the French in 1862. Listen to past episodes of Spin The Globe free at Mixcloud.  Remember to get your free Daily Spin by liking and following STG on Facebook — you’ll also […]

2017-04-28 World Rhythms

This weekend brings the World Rhythm Festival to the Seattle Center, an amazing free festival of performances and workshops centered around global music and rhythms. STG celebrates with a playlist of some of the most fun, dance-able, and compelling rhythms the planet has to offer. Listen to past episodes of Spin The Globe free at […]

2017-04-21 Global Music Mix

A mix of global genres, artists, eras, and sounds this week. I dig into the archives, and also highlight some great new world music releases. Listen to past episodes of Spin The Globe free at Mixcloud.  Remember to get your free Daily Spin by liking and following STG on Facebook — you’ll also get other […]

2017-04-14 Top 10 World Music CDs, April edition

Hear a track from each of the best 10 new global CDs, plus some other (mostly new) world music.  It’s great to be back after missing the last couple weeks (big thanks to Maddie and DJ Kalambre for filling in!). Listen to past episodes of Spin The Globe free at Mixcloud.  Remember to get your […]

2017-03-24 – Global Music of the Body

Have you ever made up a song about your fingertips or your backside? If you have, you’re not alone! This week, a collection of songs about body parts, from hair to lips to shoulders to legs to feet. Plus new releases, old faves, and more in hour 2. Listen to past episodes of Spin The […]