2018-10-05 Sounds of the Mediterranean

mediterranean musicDiverse sounds from the nations bordering
the Mediterranean: Spain, France, Monaco, Italy, Malta, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Albania, Greece, Turkey, Cyprus, Syria, Lebanon, Israel, Egypt, Libya, Tunisia, Algeria and Morocco.

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2018-09-28 Bollywood Style Worldwide

Bollywood in ChinaThis is not the Junglee Hour (you can catch that Saturdays on KAOS from 4-6pm). What this is, is a show celebrating Bollywood music and the musicians and music it has influenced around the globe.

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2018-09-21 Songs of Darkness and Light

vernal equinoxSept. 22 is the Autumnal Equinox, a perfect time to ruminate musically about darkness and light.

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2018-09-14 Top 10 World Music Albums, September edition

Minyeshu - Daa DeeHear a song from each of the ten best new world music CDs this week. Plus other global music — new and old — in hour 2.

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2018-09-07 World Music Mix

earth-with-headphonesA mix this week of new releases, old favorites, and whatever else wandered by.

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2018-08-31 Songs of the Sea, Ships, and Fish

Giant Squid & SHipThis weekend brings the Harbor Days festival to Olympia, so I’m in a maritime mood. Listen to global songs about oceans, the critters in them, and the people who bob about on their surface. And yes, it will be much more than just sea shanties.

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2018-08-25 Songs of Immigrants & Refugees

Immigrants Get the Job DoneAs long as immigrants and refugees are being used as political scapegoats, we’ll keep highlighting their music (and if you want to join me for lunch, I’d be happy to highlight their food!).

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2018-08-17 Top 10 World Music CDs + The Debaucherauntes interview

The Debaucherauntes at KAOS-fmThe bad news: due to an excess of airborne smoke and road fatigue, The Debaucherauntes weren’t able to play a live set on today’s show. The good news: they came in anyway, and we had a long chat about their music, their tour, and the various ways a radio host can mangle their name. Plus, the monthly countdown of the 10 best new global albums.

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2018-08-10 Global Music to Inspire & Uplift

Beloved Festival 2018The Beloved Festival is taking place in Oregon this weekend. STG takes the opportunity to spin some of the global music — both secular and sacred — that we find inspiring.

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