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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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2015-10-23 – Top 10 World Music CDs, October Edition

Te Vaka - AmatagaA countdown of the ten best global albums of the month, with a track from each one. Plus other great wide-ranging new releases and concert previews in hour 2.

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2015-08-21 Top 10 World Music CDs, August edition

Novalima - PlanetarioThis week, a countdown of the top 10 global albums of the month, with a track from each. Plus other new and favorite and requested music.

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2015-07-24 Top 10 World Music CDs, July 2015

Flavia CoelhoThis episode starts with a countdown of the top 10 global albums for July — with a track from each one — then moves in to a globehopping second hour with tunes from Madagascar, Tuva, Pakistan, Mali, Scotland, Zimbabwe, and beyond.

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2015-06-12 Selections from the Top 10 World Music CDs, June ’15

Flavia CoelhoListen for a tune from each of the CDs on the World Music Top 10 chart for June — and keep listening for more new releases, favorites, and a few concert/tour previews.

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2015-05-08 — Seckou Keita live in-studio plus May Top 10

Seckou Keita

Hear a song from each of the ten best new global releases. Plus a live interview with Senegalese kora virtuoso Seckou Keita, whose newest release “22 Strings” comes out 26 May. And a few other tasty tidbits as well.

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2015-02-27 Top 10 World Music Albums, February Edition

Red Baraat - Gaadi Of TruthThis week’s show includes a track from each of the current Top 10 global albums — plus more new sounds, concert previews, and, you know, the usual.

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2015-01-23 Top 10 World Music Albums, January edition

World-Music-Top-10Hear a song from each of the ten best new global releases, plus other new releases, a remembrance of Bo Dollis of the Wild Magnolias, and a few older favorites tossed in.

Note: I was out of town again last Friday, and while Anch subbed the show skillfully, there’s alas no audio archive available. That’s it for my vacations for a bit, so I’ll be with you every Friday for a while.

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