Spin the Globe World Music

Spin the Globe Playlist for 2 December 2005
Favorite World Music Songs of 2005

* = Specific listener request/response

Free mp3 song of the week
Show Notes

 

This week's free & legal mp3s

Fantazia: "Mul Sheshe"

Salam: "Kairo"


When I hear music, I fear no danger. I am invulnerable. I see no foe. I am related to the earliest times, and to the latest.
--
Henry David Thoreau

 

No dramatic countdowns, just a collection of some of the best world music songs released this year, plus an interview with BBC radio host Charlie Gillett, whose 2005 favorites appear on the 2-CD compilation Sound of the World.

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See Spin the Globe's CD Reviews for reviews and info on new releases. Most of the music played on Spin the Globe is available on CD at cdRoots.com or CD Universe or via mp3 downloads at the Calabash.

* indicates specific listener response/request

Artist | Song | Album | Label

hour 1
Kari Bremnes | Han e en katastrofe (He's a catastrophy) | Over En By | KKV
Aurelio Martinez | Tagarigu Nanigi | Garifuna Soul | Stonetree
* Nawal | Kweli (Truth) | Kweli | self-published
Badi Assad | Asa Branca | Verde | Edge
* Freshlyground | Mowbray Kaap | Nomvula | Sony BMG
Shukar Collective | Taraf | Urban Gypsy | Riverboat
* Interview with Charlie Gillett *
Oliver Mtukudzi | Menzva Kudzimba | Nhava | Heads Up
Kilema | Volovolo (Hair) | Lavi-Tani | Audiovisuals de Sarria
* Romashka | Shimdiggy | Romashka | self-published
* Balkan Beat Box | Mecoli feat. Vlada Tomova | Balkan Beat Box | JDub
* Leilia | Pedras Contra Tanques | Madama | Discmedi Blau

hour 2
Fantazia | Mul Sheshe | Mul Sheshe | World Village
Trio Mocoto | Marinella | Beleza! Beleza!! Beleza!! | Ziriguiboom / Crammed
Michael Spiro & Michael Williams | Butsu Mutandari / Iyesa | BataMbira | self
Suphala | Secret Language | The Now | Rasa
Tigist Bekele | African Beauty | Women CARE | KKV
Tactequete | Mon Nou | Tactequeque | Resistencia
Emannuel Jal & Abdel Gadir Salim | Nyambol | Ceasefire | Riverboat
Amadou & Mariam | Nangaraba | Je Pense a Toi-the best of Amadou & Mariam | Circular Moves
On Ensemble | Someday Six | Dust and Sand | self
Vagabond Opera | Vive La Quince Brigada | Get on the Train | self

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

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