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2017-05-05 – Cinco de Mayo Music

Lila DownsMexican, Mexican-flavored, and other Latin music appropriate to celebrate the curiously American party holiday that grew out of a Mexican military upset of the French in 1862.

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2014-05-02 Mexican (and related) Musics for Cinco de Mayo

2 May cinco-de-mayoYeah, it’s a few days before Cinco de Mayo, but no matter — we’ll celebrate this commemoration of a Mexican military victory with some peaceful but rambunctious Mexican music from both sides of the border.

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2011-04-29 Mexico Meets Macedonia

Mexico is on our mind this week as Mexican harpist/multi-instrumentalist Celso Duarte rolls into town for a show. And the Balkans are never far from thought. So we combined the two in one of our famous ping-ponging shows, alternating between two very different nations in the pursuit of one global musical groove. Macedonia Meets Mexico

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Hour 1
Lila Downs  –  Little Man  –  Shake Away
King Naat Veliov & the Original Kocani Orkestar  –  Berlin Melodij  –  Gypsy Follies
Los Aguas Aguas  –  Ecliastic  –  Easy And Tropical Machine
Ensemble Pece Atanasovski  –  Ovcepolsko Oro  –  Unblocked: Music of Eastern Europe
Rodrigo & Gabriela  –  Mr. Tang  –  Live: Manchester and Dublin
Pitsicato Brass Band  –  Mozart in Balkan Style  –  Pitsicato Brass Band
Rana Santacruz  –  Yo Se  –  Chicavasco
Esma Redzepova  –  Bistergan Man  –  Gypsy Carpet
Conjunto Jardin  –  La Bruja  –  Mexico
Vlatko Stefanovski i Miroslav Tadic  –  Jano, Mori  –  Krushevo
MIS  –  OK!  –  Mejico Maxico
Maleshevski Melos  –  Nesatova Sa-Sa  –  Rough Guide to the Balkans
Los De Abajo  –  El Indio  –  Cybertropic Chilango Power
La Internacional Sonora Balkanera  –  Bucovina  –  Tan Lejos de Sarajevo

Hour 2
Celso Duarte  –  Iguana  –  De Sur a Sur / From South to South
Razia Said  –  Ny Alantsika  –  Zebu Nation
Amjad Ali Khan  –  Malkauns  –  Samaagam
Kiran Ahluwalia  –  Zindagi  –  Aam Zameen: Common Ground
Bambino  –  Tenere / The Desert My Home  –  Agadez
DeLeon  –  Yo M’enamori  –  Casata
Black Brothers  –  Saman Doye  –  Those Shocking Shaking Days
Ernest Ranglin  –  One Chord Stylee  –  Surfin’
Orchestre Poly-Rythmo  –  Holonon  –  Cotonou Club
Sidiki Camara Band  –  Lalikan  –  Tolerance
Amsterdam Klezmer Band  –  Oscar’s Cocek  –  Katla
Ojos de Brujo  –  Todo Tiende  –  Techari