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Spin the Globe Playlist for 23 May 2008
World Music Top 10 - May 2008


It was the debut of a new monthly feature, spinning a track from each of our favorite new releases as detailed on the Spin The Globe Top 10 for May. Plus other new releases, favorites, and concert previews.

Congratulations to listener Cathy from Olympia, USA for being the winner of the CD The Golden Hour by Firewater


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Artist - Song - Album

hour 1
10-Freshlyground - Manikiniki - Ma’Cheri
9-Gamelan X - Hot-Crossed Bronze - Satu
8-Etran Finatawa - Gaynaako - Desert Crossroads
7-Golem - Bublichki - Fresh Off Boat
6-Sergio Mendes - Morning in Rio - Encanto
5-Toumast - Maraou Oran / For Twelve Moons - Ishumar
4-Firewater - Some Kind of Kindness - The Golden Hour
3-Kazi Aniruddha - Piya Tu Ab To Aja - Bollywood Steel Guitar
2-DJ Dolores - Cala Cala - 1 Real
1-Ashen & Walker - Batucada Ostinata - Rough Guide to Brazilian Street Party
Inemo - Owei - Afro Funky Beats

hour 2
Grupo Fantasma - Arroz con Frijoles - Sonidos Gold
Pouya Mahmoodi - Dingomaro - Mehr
Aida Nadeem - Khadri - Out of Baghdad
The Garifuna Womens Project - Merua - Umalali
Pukatja Kungkas - Uwa Wiya - Rough Guide to Australian Aboriginal Music
Unni Lovlid - Sanning - Rite
Scott Jeffers - Epta/Octo - Traveler-Ancient Lands
Orchestra Baobab - Ami Kita Bay - Made in Dakar
Lionel loueke - Madjigua - Virgin Forest
Roni Ben-Hur - Eshkolit - Keepin’ It Open
Alpha Blondy - Wish You Were Here - Jah Victory
Chambao - Despierta - Con Otro Aire
Le Mystere des Voix Bulgares - Kalugerine - Melody Rhythm & Harmony
Markus James - Heatin Up Now - Snakeskin Violin

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

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