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Spin the Globe Playlist for 26 May 2006
Island Women + Joseph "Pepe" Danza interview

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Show Notes


unknown artists: "Ketjak: The Ramayana Monkey Chant"

Sidestepper: "Paloma"


"The larger the island of knowledge, the longer the shoreline of wonder. "
- Ralph W. Sockman

The wonderful new album Balancé by Sara Tavares prompted us to round up her music along with that of other favorite island women. Plus an interview with multi-instrumentalist Joseph "Pepe" Danza.

Pepe Danza with shakuhachi flute
Pepe Danza playing shakuhachi on Spin The Globe -- hear the interview on the Listen page.

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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.

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Artist | Song | Album | Label

hour 1
Izaline Calister | Awaseru (Rain) | Krioyo | Network
Mere Taylor-Tuiloma | Puawai | Whatumanawa | Kaea Productions
* Calypso Mama | Yes, Yes, Yes | Calypso | Putumayo
Sara Tavares | De Nua w/ Ana Moura | Balance | Times Square
Emeline Michel | Bel Kongo | Rasin Kreyol | Times Square
interview with Joseph "Pepe" Danza [Listen]
Jou Tou (with Pepe Danza) | Tempete sur Kabul "Tempest in Kabul" | Jou Tou | self-released
Joseph "Pepe" Danza | Trance Action | Drum Prayers: Skin | self-released

hour 2
Moana & the Moahunters | Kahu | RUA | BMG New Zealand
RAM | Marassa Elu | The Rough Guide to the Music of Haiti | World Music Network
Cesaria Evora | Africa Nossa (Our Africa) | Rogamar | Bluebird/Lusafrica
* Nawal | Sana (Try) | Kweli | self-released
Gigi | Salem | Gold and Wax | Palm Pictures
Ojos de Brujo | Silencio | Techari | WEA
Wa-Zimba | Offspring | World Citizen | Dog My Cat
Sidestepper | Paloma | advance single [download mp3]
Cheikh Lo | Lamp Fall (Light of Fall) | Lamp Fall | World Circuit/Nonesuch
Sergio Mendes | Magano | Brasileiro | Elektra
Dean Everson, Shivnath Mishra & Diobrat Mishra | Rag Bhimpalasi (excerpt) | Raga Cycle | Soundings of the Planet

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