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2017-03-17 Top 10 World Music Albums, March edition

An exploration of some fresh global sounds, with a track from each of the best 10 new releases. In fact, two tracks from one of them. 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 […]

2017-03-10 Music of Global Women

Following UN International Women’s Day (March 8), STG keeps the celebration going with a show of tunes from women worldwide., from Karelia to South Africa to Brazil to Madagascar. 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 — […]

2017-03-03 Music of the Balkans + Mazigazi Band live

March 4th brings the sixth annual Balkan Night Northwest, so we warm things up with accordion tunes, brass blasts, and Balkan fusion from the Balkans, the USA, and across the world. Plus a live set from Afro band Mazigazi, direct from the KAOS performance studio. Listen to past episodes of Spin The Globe free at […]

2017-02-24 Music of Carnival and Mardi Gras

This week we celebrate the end of the Mardi Gras season as Fat Tuesday approaches. Carnival music from Brazil, New Orleans, Trinidad, and other Carnival-celebrating corners of the planet. 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 — […]

2017-02-17 Top 10 World Music Albums, February edition

Hear a track from each of the best 10 new global releases, plus some other noteworthy new sounds, old faves, and concert previews. Visit the Top 10 page for the current chart toppers. Listen to past episodes of Spin The Globe free at Mixcloud.  Remember to get your free Daily Spin by liking and following […]

2017-02-10 Global Songs of Public Transportation

Public transportation isn’t just something to take; it’s also something to sing about. Songs this week about trains, planes, buses, autorickshaws, boats, taxis, and more. Plus old faves and some new releases in hour 2. Listen to past episodes of Spin The Globe free at Mixcloud.  Remember to get your free Daily Spin by liking […]

2017-02-03 Music of Immigration-Ban Nations

This week, an emergency show featuring songs from the nations impacted by the presidential immigration ban: Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. Plus new releases and concert previews in hour two. Listen to past episodes of Spin The Globe free at Mixcloud.  Remember to get your free Daily Spin by liking and following […]

2017-01-27 Global Songs of Truth and Honesty

Songs about truth, lies, and how to tell the difference this week on STG. 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 news, and it’s a great place to […]

2017-01-20 Top 10 World Music CDs, January edition

Spin The Globe takes special care on this Inauguration Day to highlight the best recent international releases. It’s a strange new world, but we’re in this together, and together we are strong in our diversity, supportive in our solidarity, and resilient in building our vision of a cooperative, peaceful future together. But yeah, it’s gonna […]

2017-01-06 New World Music Releases for a New Year

If you’re hoping the new year will feel, well, new, then have we got the global soundtrack for you. All new music, with most songs making their KAOS debut. 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 — […]