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Spin the Globe Playlist for 8 July 2005
World Music Mix: new releases, old favorites, listener requests

* = Specific listener request/response

Free mp3 song of the week
Show Notes

Sergent Garcia (aka Bruno Garcia) was part of the French rock scene in the 1980s, and has since delved into reggae and Latin music.

Village Folk Bayaka uses rhythms and lyrics rooted in the life of the African village to pay tribute to the ancestors and the origins of Congolese music.

free & legal mp3s of the week
"Stop Da War" by Sergent Garcia
"Loposa ya mwindu e uti wap (Where does the black complexion come from?)" by Village Folk Bayaka
(click song to download; artist for more info)

Spin the Globe mixed it up today, with new releases, old favorites, summer concert previews, and listener requests.


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* indicates specific listener response/request

* Antibalas Government Magic Government Magic Afrosound
* Femi Kuti & the Positive Force Oyinbo Don World Music - Festival Highlights Spring 2005 Radio Netherlands
Kilema Koezy Lavi-Tany Audiovisuals de Sarria
Nawal Shinda The Voice of the Comoros EP Art'et Moin
Michael Spiro & Michael Williams Mangaiwa BataMbira  
Mercedes Sosa La Estrella Azul De Mi Tropical
Tenores de Bitti Sa Bella Armonia Caminos de Pache Dunya
* Guy Mendilow Experiment Live Earthen Grove
Shukar Collective Verbal Fight Urban Gypsy Riverboat
Peter Busboom Experimental Africa (excerpt) Experimental Africa self
Thomas Mapfumo Mukadzi Wango Rise Up (download-only album!) Calabash
* Zuba Bomosagee Allez! Bassa Beat
Henri Dikongue Nasi Kane Biso Nawa Buda Musique
Amadou & Mariam Sete Djon Ye Sete Djon Ye Sonodisc
Angelique Kidjo Congo Habanera Oyaya! Columbia
Oliver Mtukudzi Dzokai Nhava Heads Up
Shooglenifty Schumann's Leap Radical Mestizo Compass
* Ojos de Brujo Tanguillo de Maria Bari World Village
Global Village Orchestra Slavic Brew Globalistics Random Chance
Rim Banna Masha'al The Mirrors of My Soul KKV
* Khukh Mongol Ensemble Dorvon Uuliin San Chinggis Khaan Eigenverlag
* Agatsuma Matsuri Bayashi Eternal Songs Domo
Miquel Gil Fandango Kata Galileo
Sierra Maestra Santa Isabel de Las Lajas Son: Soul of a Nation Riverboat
Maraca & Zimbova Vyse Novych Zamku Bloody Ballads Indies

Most of the music played on Spin the Globe is available at cdRoots.com or CD Universe or the calabash.

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