2019-05-31 Global Road Trip Tunes

STG takes you on an audio road trip this week, with songs about exotic roads and the people who drive on them.

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2019-05-17 – Top 10 World Music CDs, May edition

With a song from each of the Top 10 new world music albums. Plus other music, new and old, in hour 2.

Alma Afrobeat Ensemble
Alma Afrobeat Ensemble – Monkey See, Monkey Do

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2019-05-10 Global Songs of Women & Motherhood

Mothers Day is May 12. We jump the gun on the celebration with songs about mothers, motherhood, and women who get the job done.

Mothers Day

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Angélique Kidjo – Baila Yemaya – Celia

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2019-05-03 Muslim Meets Mexico

We celebrate Cinco de Mayo and the start of Ramadan (they’re not unrelated; did you know that there are over a million Arabs in Mexico?), with music from Muslim nations and Mexico, along with a few new releases and other tasty tidbits.

Kiosco Morisco, Mexico City

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Kasbah Rockers – Al Rafel – Kasbah Rockers

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2019-04-26 – GLobal Songs of Trees

It’s Arbor Day in the USA, and STG celebrates with songs about trees around the planet, from mango trees to nut trees to the tree of life. Everyone seems to like singing about our friends the trees. Plus a few new releases and old faves.

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2019-04-19 Top 10 World Music Albums

Hear a song from each of the Top 10 new world music albums. Plus other music, new and old, in hour 2.

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#10 Tabital Pulaaku (feat. Afel Bocoum) – Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba – Miri

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2019-04-12 World Music Mix

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The playlist this week is shorter because we took some time between songs to remind you that your financial support is crucial to keep KAOS Community Radio on the air. If you like Spin The Globe and other great KAOS shows, please step up and be counted. Make your donation today. Just head to the donate page. Thanks!!

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2019-03-29 Music Without Walls

This week we feature music by groups with members of different nations. What does it sound like when musicians with different passports (or none at all) get together to make music?

Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita
Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita

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Mamadou Diabate, Dramane Dembele, Claudio Spieler – Kuma Kelen – Baroka

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2019-03-22 Muslim & New Zealand Music

Last-minute change of topic this week due to current events. We’ll mix up music from Muslim musicians/nations and New Zealand groups. (Read about the victims of the Christchurch mosque shootings here.) As-salāmu ʿalaykum.

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Canterbury Mosque
Christchurch, New Zealand

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Moana & The Tribe – Ancestors – The Best Of Moana & The Tribe

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