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This Island Earth

This Island Earth
Sunday May 2nd, 2010 with Ron Steeds
Planet Squeezebox

The accordion family as played around the world...
Slither (Theme)
Annoushka Shankar & Karsh Kale - Breathing Under Water - Angel
Lets begin with the inspiration for this show: the first notes we hear - the accordion in South Africa...
The Boy in the Bubble
Paul Simon - Graceland - WEA
Malimo a Manonyane
Manonyane a Moama - Sheshwe: The Sound of the Mines - Rounder
Dame Ihaova
Malagasy All-Stars - Introducing Vakoka - World Music Network
Letsa la Maluke
Manka le Phallang - Sheshwe: The Sound of the Mines - Rounder
Joyce No.2
Johnson Mkhalal - The Indestructible Beat of Soweto, Vol.1 - Shanachie
This set we begin in the British Isles and then head to Canada and then down to Cajun country...
Tickle Her Leg
Sharon Shannon - Sharon Shannon - Philo
10,000 Miles
Eliza Carthy - Unwired: Europe - World Music Network
Matapedia
Kate & Anna McGarrigle - Matapedia - Rykodisc Canadian
Talencourt
Villeneuve & Talencourt - Secret Museum of Mankind: Ethnic Music Classics 1925-1948 - Yazoo
Reel le Perdu
Proulx, Bouthier et.al. - 100 Ans de Folklore de Chez-Nous de 1900-2000 - Distribution Select Canadian
Le Coeur ne Viellit Pas
Proulx, Bouthier et.al. - 100 Ans de Folklore de Chez-Nous de 1900-2000 - Distribution Select Canadian
Valse des Platains
Balfa Freres - Louisiana Cajun French Music: Southwest Prairies 1964-1967, Vol.1 - Rounder
Hack a 'Tit Moreau
"Bois Sec" Ardoin & Canray Fontenot - Louisiana Cajun French Music: Southwest Prairies 1964-1967, Vol.2 - Rounder
Prison Song
Austin Pitre - Folksongs of the Louisiana Acadians - Arhoolie
Tu le Ton son Ton
Clifton Chenier - King of the Bayous - Arhoolie
El Rosalito
Los Dos Gilbertos - Conjunto!: Texas-Mexican Border Music, vol.3
Nuestros Amigos
Flaco Jimenez - Flaco's First - Arhoolie
Bandero Medley
Les Desperados - Acordeones Famosos - EMI Latin
...heading south to Central America and on to South America...
La Fiesta Eres Tu
Inti-Illimani - Unwired: Latin America Amnesty - World Music Network
Malibu
Maximo Jimenez - Unwired: Latin America Amnesty - World Music Network
Geara no Frevo
Serto No Forro - Negrão dos Oito Baixos
Dedo de Oro
Serto No Forro - Negrão dos Oito Baixos
Noited Cariocas
Sivuca - Cafe Brasil - Elektra
Libertango
Michel Portal & Richard Galliano - Blow Up - Dreyfus
...and on to Europe...
Plain 'n Fancy
Guy Klucevsek & Alan Bern - Notefalls - Winter & Winter
Sarkrama
Bratko Babic - Rough Guide to the Music of the Alps - World Music Network
Stille Nacht
Klaus Trabitsch & Otta Lechner - Rough Guide to the Music of the Alps - World Music Network
Dessicated Desert Desserts
Guy Klucevsek & Alan Bern - Notefalls - Winter & Winter
Katz & Moyes
Klezmatics - Risw Up! - Rounder
Gramma Ston Kiro Niko Gatso
Tania Tsanarlidou - Mondo Greece - ARK 21
Bulgar's #2
Klezmatic - Rise Up! - Rounder
Dromspar - Efterspel
Lena Willemark & Ale Moller - Nordan - ECM
...and back to Africa and Europe to end the show...
Liga Freza
Cesaria Evora - Nha Sentimento - Tropical Music Inc.
Sangue de Beirno
Cesaria Evora - The Best of
Khomo e Khunoena
Majakathatha - Sheshwe: The Sound of the Mines - Rounder
Selomo ke Motjhonoke
Sebata Sebata - Sheshwe: The Sound of the Mines - Rounder
He-u
Attwenger - The Rough Guide ot the Music of the Alps - World Music Network
Mozambique
Michel Portal & Richard Galliano - Blow Up - Dreyfus