Spin the Globe World Music

Spin the Globe Playlist for 10 April 2009
World Music Cover Songs


A rather eclectic and erratic collection of strange and wonderful global covers of Western pop and rock hits. Listen at your own risk! Plus a few new releases...


Our limited-time show archives are now located on the blog SoundRoots.org -- along with lots of other great global music and information.

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 Calabash.


Artist - Song - Album

hour 1
Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra - Skaravan - Gunslingers – Live Best
Bugotak - Kon’ Togethy - Coverlar
Los Fabulosos Cadillacs - Should I stay or should I go - La luz del ritmo
Toussaint & the China Band - Heard it through the grapevine - Love the almighty high
Seu Jorge - Suffragette City - Life Aquatic studio sessions
Mandragora Tango Orchestra - Espiritu Adolescente - Unreleased
Baba Yaga - You Can’t always get what you want - Secret Combination
The Cat Empire - Hotel California - Like a Version
Wilman De Jesus - Walk Like an Egyptian (Pytter Mix) - Walk Like an Egyptian
Bombay Dub Orchestra - Get Carter Theme - Backspin
Ojos de Brujo - Get Up Stand Up - Backspin
Easy Star All-Stars - With a little help from my friends - Easy Star’s Lonely Hearts Dub Band
Lungiswa - Inner City Blues (Xhosa version) - Lungiswa
Las Seventies - Dancing Queen - Seguimos Vivas

hour 2
Susheela Raman - Voodoo Chile - 33 1/3
Albert Kuvezin & Yat-Kha - In a Gadda Da Vida - Re-Covers
Rachid Taha - Rock El Casbah - Rock El Casbah
Jeb Booth - Ain’t No Sunshine - Darker than Blue
Bisan Toran - The Boat - Backstage Reveries
Berit Opheim Versto - Springar etter Lars Flaten - Slattar Pa Tunga
Mariza - Recurso - Terra
Oreka TX - Saapmi - Nomadak TX
Israel - Reloj sin minutero - Naranjas sobre la nieve
Bela Fleck - D’Gary Jam - Throw Down Your Heart
Bela Fleck & Vusi Mahlasela - Thula Mama - Throw Down Your Heart
Ali Farka Toure - Allah Uya - Rough Guide to Mali & Guinea
Mapaputsi - Izinja - Tales of Urban S. A.
Moh Alileche - Awaiting the Dancer / Ad Aadi - In Memory of a Hero

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

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