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Spin the Globe Playlist for 16 February 2007
Mardi Gras - Carnival - Jim Malcolm

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Show Notes


Paul Winter Sextet
"The Spell of the Samba"

We celebrated Mardi Gras/Carnival this week, with music from New Orleans, Brazil, and beyone. Also heard some new releases, and Scottish troubador Jim Malcolm dropped by the studio to chat a bit and sing a few songs, including a romantic thing by one Dusty Springfield. Jim's currently touring the US.

Jim Malcolm website

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Artist - Song - Album

hour 1 -
Samba Squad - Maracatu Funk - Batuque
Bo Dollis & the Wild Magnolias - Meet De Boys on the Battlefront - I’m Back…at Carnival Time!
Grupo Especial - Unidos da Tijuca - Sambas de Enredo
New Birth Brass Band - Mardi Gras in New Orleans - D-Boy
Daniela Mercury feat. Olodum - Swing da Cor - Rough Guide to Brazil: Bahia
Timbalada - Ginga de Bale - Rough Guide to Brazil: Bahia
The Subdudes - Big Chief - The Subdudes
Bat Makumba - Lua Bonita - Bat Makumba
The Wild Tchoupitoulas - Big Chief Got a Golden Crown - The Wild Tchoupitoulas
Nueva Manteca - Down By the Riverside - Congo Square: Tribute to New Orleans
Forro in the Dark - Indios do Norte - Bonfires of Sao Joao
Mac Umba - Spingtime Cha Cha - Burhuhaho

hour 2 -
Andy Palacio - Miami - Watina
Ismael Lo - Plus je fais ci, plus je fais ca - Senegal
Chambao - Sueno y muero - Pokito a Poko
Elisio Parra - Galandun - De ayer manana
Interview with Jim Malcolm including live versions of "Rantin Rovin Robin," "Parcel o Rogues," "Willie Brew'd a Peck o' Maut," and "The Look of Love"
Gipsy Kings - Café - Pasajero
Anoushka Shankar - Prayer in Passing - Rise
Antibalas - War Hero - Security

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