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Spin the Globe Playlist for 6 November 2009
Global Funk + Yasmin Levy


It's a funky world, and this week's show highlighted some of the best, from Congo to Bombay to Nigeria and beyond. Plus an interview with Israeli singer Yasmin Levy, who performs at Seattle's Triple Door on Nov. 9 (see calendar).

Sorry -- due to technical problems, no podcast of this show is available.


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Artist - Song - Album

Hour 1
Dhol Foundation - Colours of Punjab (theme) - Big Drum Small World
Superkali - Eltsugh Ibal Lasiti - Superkali
Professor Longhair - Big Chief - New Orleans Funk- original sound of funk 1960-1975
Rahat Fateh Ali Khan - Charkha - Charkha The Album
Baku - Mama - Rough Guide to Latin Funk
Captain Yaba - Yaba Funk - YabaFunkRoots
Christine Vainderlis - Call to Freedom - Dance Mama!
Los Fulanos Feat. Chacho - El Pan Y Los Dientes - Achilifunk Gipsy Soul From 21st Century
Cacique’97 - Eu Quero Tudo - Cacique ‘97
Delta Nove - Tororo - The Future Is When
Segun Bucknor - Dye Dye - Poor Man No Get Brother
Mynta - Skip the Click - First Summer
Tony Allen - No Discrimination - Afro Disco Beat
Yasmin Levy - Komo la Raza - Mano Suave
Yasmin Levy interview

Hour 2
Yasmin Levy - Mano Suave w/ Natacha Atlas - Mano Suave
Kottarashky - Blatoto - Opa Hey!
Autorickshaw - Ikat - Autorickshaw
Kora Jazz Trio - Chan Chan - Jazz Around the World
Kitka - Kakhuri Nana - Cradle Songs
The Shin - Anushki - Black Sea Fire
Tommy T - The Response feat. Gigi - The Prester John Sessions
Fat Freddy’s Drop - The Raft - Dr. Boondigga & the Big BW
SambaDa - Salve a Bahia - Salve a Bahia
Various artists - War/No More Trouble - Playing For Change

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