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2016-11-18 Top 10 World Music CDs, Nov. edition

Cacique 97 - We used to be AfricansYour monthly top 10 countdown featuring a track from each of the ten best new global releases of the last couple months as compiled by STG’s crack team of statisticians. Plus many more new releases in the second hour of the show.

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2016-10-14 – World Music Top 10 + Leyla McCalla interview

leyla-mccallaYour monthly top 10 countdown featuring a track from each of the ten best new global releases of the last couple months as compiled by STG’s crack team of statisticians. Plus an interview with cellist Leyla McCalla, a Haiti-rooted, New-Orleans-based former Carolina Chocolate Drop, and a few other tunes.

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2016-09-23 Top 10 World Music Albums, September edition

Yemen BluesYour monthly top 10 countdown featuring a track from each of the ten best new global releases of the last couple months. Plus new releases, concert previews, and some old faves in hour 2.

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2016-08-19 Top 10 World Music Albums, August edition

Marabout Orkestra - Seven LivesYour monthly top 10 countdown featuring a track from each of the ten best new global releases of the last couple of months. Plus other tunes and requests in hour 2.

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2016-07-15 Top 10 World Music Albums, July edition

Nakany Kante - NakaYour monthly top 10 countdown featuring a track from each of the ten best new global releases of the last couple of months. Plus other tunes and requests in hour 2.

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2016-06-10 Top 10 World Music Albums, June edition

Sun Hop Fat - Sun Hop FatYour regular monthly countdown of the Top 10 global / world music CDs. In the world! Plus a mixture of new releases, concert previews, and old faves in hour 2.

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2016-04-15 Top 10 World Music CDs, April 2016

Sociedade Recreativa - Sociedade RecreativaHear a song from each of the top 10 new global albums, plus new releases, your requests, old faves, and concert previews in hour two.

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2016-02-19 – Top 10 World Music Albums, February edition

Debo Band - Ere GobezListen in for a track from each of the 10 best newly released global albums. In hour 2, your requests, old faves, concert previews, and other wandering musics.

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2016-01-22 Top 10 World Music Albums, January edition

Gangbé Brass Band - Go Slow to LagosThis week, our (usually) monthly run-down of the best music on the planet, with a selection from each of the top 10 world music albums around. At the top of the chart is the stunningly sharp album by Benin’s Gangbe Brass Band. Seriously, you need to check this one out for yourself. And the rest are great, too. Hour 2 was mostly a free-for-all of newish releases. Thanks for listening and supporting your volunteer-powered, commercial-free community radio station!

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2015-11-27 World Music Top 10, November 2015

Daktarimba - d'AfriqueHerewith, the final Spin The Globe monthly top 10 world music chart of 2015 (in December, we’ll do the best music of the year). Listen for selections from fantastic new releases from all corners of the planet. Plus a few artists who didn’t quite make the top 10, and concert previews.

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