Posts Tagged ‘The New Islanders’

playlist #152 (3/28/11)-mud season mix

March 29, 2011

World of Music
Pgm #152 – Uplifting tunes to help us rise above the reality of mud season
Catch the show on Mondays 3-5pm ET – at 105.9FM in Burlington, VT or online at The Radiator
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Nas with Youssou N’Dour & Neneh Cherry: Wake Up (It’s Africa Calling) / Open Remix http://www.intrahealth.org/open/ (download) – (USA / SENEGAL)
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Babacar: Ignane / Musica Négra / Estela 20 – (SENEGAL)
Andrea Echeverri: Ya Yo No / Andrea Echeverri / EMI 12220 – (COLOMBIA)
Vinicius Cantuária & Bill Frisell: Mi Declaratión / Lágrimas Mexicanas / EOM 2110 – (BRAZIL / USA)    *NEW*
Hermanas Ferrin: Quien Dice Que Yo / Mi Linda Guajira / Virgin Records 8484172 – (CUBA)
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Dub Is A Weapon: Turmoil / Vaporized / Homegrown Music Network 38 – (USA) *NEW*
Lotfi Double Canon: 7oukouma / Khalas mixtape, vol. I / (download) – (ALGERIA) *NEW*
Lök Batan Folklore Group: Qalx Ayaga Azerbaycan (Stand Up, Azerbaijan!) / Azerbaijan – Traditional Music / ARC Music 2318 – (AZERBAIJAN) *NEW*
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“Telephone” set:
Ruben Blades: El Telefonito / The Best / Globo Records 80718 – (PANAMA)
Baetúria: Teléphone / MIDEM Sampler 2008 / MIDEM 2008 – (SPAIN)
Telmary Diaz: Que equivoca’o (How true it is) / A Diario / DM Ahora Records  2006 – (CUBA)
Bole 2 Harlem: Ya Selam / Bole 2 Harlem / Sounds of the Mushroom V.1 – (ETHIOPIA)
11 Acorn Lane: Le Sexe au Téléphone [Redial] / Painting Coconuts / http://www.11acornlane.com – (FRANCE)
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Salute to the now-defunct BBC Caribbean service:
The New Islanders: Caribbean Cruise / Music of the Caribbean / Intersound 8906 – (TRINIDAD)
Calypso Rose: Back To Africa / Calypso Rose / CMG 2308 –  (TOBAGO)
Kali: La Biguine des Enfants du Bon Dieu / Caribe! Caribe! / Putumayo 153 – (MARTINIQUE)
Oswin Chin Behilia: Zikinzá / Liber / Otrabanda Records 10 – (CURAÇAO)
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Indian sax man/bandleader Rudresh Mahanthappa plays at Flynn Space this Friday night. Here’s a taste of his music with another group:
Miles From India: So What / Miles From India / Times Square Records 1808 – (INDIA)
Malouma: Gamly / Nour / Marabi 46819 – (MAURITANIA)
Chopteeth:  Struggle / Afrofunk Big Band / Grigri Discs 1001 – (WASHINGTON, D.C., USA)
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Great cover tunes:
The Lost Fingers: Billie Jean / Lost In The 80s / Sony 88697556082 – (CANADA)
Augusto Enriquez: Bohemian Rhapsody / Rhythms Del Mundo / Decca 13188 – (CUBA)
Los Mocosos: Spill The Wine / Shades Of Brown / Six Degrees 6570361049 – (SAN FRANCISCO, USA)
El Pollito de California: No Es Nada Extraño (It’s Not Unusual) / Perversiones Flamencas / Zimba 9221212 – (SPAIN)

playlist #117 (6/21/10)-the world cup of music

June 22, 2010
World of Music
Pgm #117 – …the show that’s like a World Cup, for your ears!
Catch the show on Mondays 3-5pm EDT – at 105.9FM in Burlington, VT or online at The Radiator
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Nas with Youssou N’Dour & Neneh Cherry: Wake Up (It’s Africa Calling) / Open Remix / http://www.intrahealth.org/open/ (download) – (USA / SENEGAL)
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Sonny Rollins: St. Thomas / Saxophone Colossus / Prestige 1501 –  (USA)
Kali: L’Histoire du Zouk / Caribbean Party / Putumayo 132 – (MARTINIQUE)
The New Islanders: Caribbean Cruise / Music of the Caribbean / Intersound 8906 – (TRINIDAD)
Sunshiners (covering John Lennon): Woman / Welkam Bak Long Vanuatu / Ter A Terre 21 – (OCEANIA)
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Emad Sayyah: Balla Tghanni Ya Mourkos / Bellydance from Lebanon / ARC Music 2278 – (LEBANON) *NEW*
Celia Cruz: Celia’s Oye Como Va / Siempre Vivré / Sony 489544 – (CUBA)
Mario Grigorov: Cuban Soil, Cuban Sun / Paris to Cuba / Warm & Genuine Records 1 – (BULGARIA)
Toots and the Maytals (covering Phish): Back On The Train / Dub Like An Antelope / Red Hillz Music 2009 – (JAMAICA)
Madagascar Slim: Good Life / Good Life Good Living / MS 1 – (MADAGASCAR)
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Trombone Shorty: Hurricane Season / Backatown / Verve 14194 – (N’AWLINS) *NEW*
Golem!: Tell Her You Love Her / Citizen Boris / JDub 113 – (USA)
Razia: Yoyoyo / Zebu Nation / Cumbancha (demo) – (MADAGASCAR) *NEW*
Staff Benda Bilili: Je t’aime / Très Très Fort / Crammed Discs 51 – (DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO)
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Long-ge: Playing Mahjong / Blues Around The World / Putumayo 253 – (TAIWAN)
The Cottars: Fare Thee Well, Northumberland & The Purple Wave / Feast / Rounder Records 7068 – (CAPE BRETON) *NEW*
Chuck Bernstein: Delta Berimbau Blues / Delta Berimbau Blues / CMB Records 102844 – (USA)
Gil Scott Heron: New York Is Killing Me / I’m New Here / XL Recordings 471 – (USA) *NEW*
Ray Vega & Thomas Marriott: Pelham Gardens / East-West Trumpet Summit / Origin Records 82561 –  (USA) *NEW*
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Fela Kuti: No Agreement / The Best of the Black President / Universal 3145431972 – (NIGERIA)
Alicia Villareal: No, Oh, Oh / Se Cruza / Universal 2264 – (MEXICO)
The Hot Club of San Francisco: Spivy / Gypsyland / Lost Wax Records 501 – (USA)
La Macanita: Adiós Tristeza / The Rough Guide to Flamenco / Rough Guide 1189 – (SPAIN)
Señor Coconut: Firecracker / Yellow Fever! / Nacional Records 54124 – (CHILE)
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Black Uhuru: Hey Joe / Now! Dub / Mesa 79022 – (JAMAICA)
Novalima: Coba Guarango (Toni Economides Remix) / Coba Coba Remixed / Cumbancha 11 – (PERU)


playlist #97 (1/4/2010)-island vacation getaway

January 11, 2010

Boracay Island, Philippines (photo by Banshee0101)

World of Music
Pgm #97 – When the mercury heads south so does the music. It’s the annual island music special today!
Listen Mondays 3-5pm EDT  – at 105.9FM in Burlington, VT or online at The Radiator
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Nas with Youssou N’Dour & Neneh Cherry: Wake Up (It’s Africa Calling) / Open Remix / http://www.intrahealth.org/open – (download) – (USA / SENEGAL)
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The Brothers Cazimero: Hawaiian Paradise / Hawaiian Paradise / Mountain Apple Company 2013 – (HAWAII)
Bobby & Angelo: E Iti Taurua / Islands / Putumayo 129 – (TAHITI)
Sara Tavares: Sumanai / Xinti / 4Q World Connection 1818 – (CAPE VERDE)
Andy Narell and Relator: Gavaskar / University of Calypso / Heads Up 3168 – (TRINIDAD)
Steel Pulse: Steppin’ Out / Earth Crisis / Elektra 60315 – (JAMAICA)
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Anastasia Moutsatsou: Pino Pino / Greece: A Musical Odyssey / Putumayo 225 – (GREECE)
Cesaria Evora: Cumpade Ciznone  / Miss Perfumado / Windham Hill 18103 – (CAPE VERDE)
Cachao: Mi Guajira (My Country Girl) / Master Sessions Volume I / Crescent Moon 64320 – (CUBA)
Calypso Rose: Rum & Coca-Cola / Calypso @ Dirty Jim’s / EMI 5634790 – (TRINIDAD)
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Ramito: Amanecer Borincano / Los Pares de Franca vol. 6 / Ansonia Records 1397 – (PUERTO RICO)
Puerto Plata (feat. Guitarist Edilio Paredes): Mujer de Cabaret / Mujer de Cabaret / iASO 2 – (DOMINICAN REPUBLIC)
Marcia Griffiths: Sea of Love / Truly / Heartbeat 11661 – (JAMAICA)
Les Kings: Oriza / Tumbélé / Soundway 17 – (MARTINIQUE)
Pulpo: Intense!! / Pulpo’s Hot Bread / The Mambo Project 801 – (PUERTO RICO)
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Gurejele: Watolea / South Pacific Islands / Putumayo 231 – (NEW CALEDONIA)
Black Uhuru: Peace & Love / Now / Mesa 79021 – (JAMAICA)
Kaya: Sensé / The Rough Guide to Music of the Indian Ocean / Rough Guide 1086 – (MAURITIUS)
Black Rose: Raude / Why take a plane? / Oceania Records 1 – (FIJI)
Sunshiners: Modern Love / Sunshiners / BMG 21074 – (OCEANIA)
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The New Islanders: Caribbean Cruise / Music of the Caribbean / Intersound 8906 – (TRINIDAD)
Henri Debs: Guantanamera / Mega Zouk / Stemra 3005012 – (GUADELOUPE)
Maria de Barros: Funana Ca Tem Frontera / Morabeza / Sheer Group 2009 – (CAPE VERDE)
The Waves Band: Anba Langar / Only A Dream / Take ONE Tonstudio 31003 – (SEYCHELLES ISLANDS)
Bernard Uedre: Si Celé / Si Celé / Mangrove 1470 – (NEW CALEDONIA)
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Terese Bright: Hame Pila / A Gallery / Pumehana Records 4935 – (HAWAII)
Bob Marley: Jammin’ / Legend / Island 1290169 – (JAMAICA)
Julian Marley: Sunshine / A Time & Place / Tugg Gong International 54610 – (JAMAICA)
Sunshiners: Woman / Welkam Bak Long Vanuatu / Ter A Terre 21 – (OCEANIA)
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