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2018-03-16 Top 10 + Red Baraat Interview + Pledge

red baraat at KAOSJust how much can be crammed into two hours of radio? This show pushes the laws of physics by giving you a countdown of the Top 10 world music CDs of the month, plus an extended interview with Sunny Jain and Chris Eddleton of Red Baraat.

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2018-02-16 Top 10 World Music CDs, February

Indialucia - AcataoHear a track from each of the 10 best new global albums. Plus other new and old global sounds in hour 2. And one song about gun violence.

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2017-11-17 Top 10 World Music Albums, Nov. edition

Autorickshaw - MeterHear a track from each of the 10 best new global albums. Plus other new and old global sounds in hour 2.

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2016-09-30 – Music of the Indian Subcontinent + Eljuri Interview

eljuriKnown as the Indian Subcontinent, the Asian Subcontinent, or just The Subcontinent, the region encompassing India, Pakistan, Bhutan, Nepal, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka is rich in many ways, including musically. We visit the region and hear a selection of styles and artists. (Remember that you can hear more of this kind of music on KAOS’s The Junglee Hour, Saturdays 4-6pm every week.) Plus, an interview with Ecuador-born singer-songwriter/guitarist Eljuri about her new album and related topics.

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2014-10-10 The Khan-Do Show!

Rahat-Fateh-Ali-KhanOctober 13 is the birthday of Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, but he’s not the only musical Khan out there. This show will feature music from him, and also from other artists such as Rahat Fateh Ali Khan (Nusrat’s nephew), Amjad Ali Khan, Sultan Khan, Shafqat Ali Khan, Badar Ali Khan, Surjit Khan, even the Ali Khan Band. Khan do!

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2014-09-05 : India Meets Hawaii, plus other global sounds

Asha BhosleThis weekend brings the Live Aloha festival to the Seattle Center. September 8 is the birthday of legendary Bollywood playback singer Asha Bhosle. Mash them together, and you’ve got a radio show alternating sounds from Hawaii and India. Plus new releases, concert previews, and other global sounds in hour 2.

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2014-03-14 Indian Fusions (and happy Pi Day!)

Shiela ChandraIn honor of the 14 March birthday of world-music pioneer Sheila Chandra, we hear music from her and other artists fusing Indian music with jazz, rock, blues, and other musical flavors.

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2013-09-06 Indiaspora

Indiaspora - Indian music from around the globeYou can find music with its roots in India now spread all over the planet. And not just the Roma-flamenco path; today there’s Bollywood music erupting from Australia (The Bombay Royale), Indo-jazz from Toronto (Autorickshaw) and the India-rock sound of Seattle’s own Manooghi Hi. Check out this episode of SpinTheGlobe for many samples of this global “Indiaspora.”

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2013-04-05 Shankarmania!

Ravi ShankarApril 7 is the birthday of Ravi Shankar, the first he won’t be around to celebrate with us. So we celebrated a few days early with songs by the sitar master performing with a variety of other musicians in the first hour of the show. Plus new releases and requests in hour 2.

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